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by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Jan 07, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)
Replies: 655
Views: 61228

Re: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)

RUMOR: from a source I trust, there is a major Omaha employer with no presence in downtown currently that will occupy the office component of this project. He declined to say who they were but said it will be major news. He didn't not know of that meant more height than the most recent site plan. He...
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Jan 02, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge
Replies: 16
Views: 1593

Re: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge

I've heard that building is basically a massive retaining wall, when factoring the cost of demo/replacing the support, they basically have to stay.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: Cabela's - World's Foremost Outfitter
Replies: 90
Views: 7025

Re: Cabela's - World's Foremost Outfitter

Anyone else notice a lot more tv advertising for Cabelas since the change?
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: New building to replace OM Diner?
Replies: 47
Views: 5851

Re: New building to replace OM Diner?

nvm thinking of the wrong property.
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: New Kiewit HQ
Replies: 50
Views: 3258

Re: New Kiewit HQ

Dang. That is major news. Will be interesting to see just how many employees end up here vs an A/V office and the office out west. That Aksarben lease was only short term. I was told their other leases are expiring soon. I would expect them to all locate down here based on that. This is great news ...
by OmahaJaysCU
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1010
Views: 108217

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

Why does the Eppley Airfield Facebook page only have 400 or so followers when a city like Des Moines have over 6,000 followers on their airport facebook page? Eppley does a good job of updating their facebook page with news except hardly anybody follows it! Eppley really needs to work on this. Any ...
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Dec 08, 2017 1:19 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: West Farms/South Farms (144th Dodge/Pacific)
Replies: 258
Views: 22902

Re: West Farms/South Farms (144th Dodge/Pacific)

Obviously I'm aware of that. Just posting what I heard.
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Dec 04, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: West Farms/South Farms (144th Dodge/Pacific)
Replies: 258
Views: 22902

Re: West Farms/South Farms (144th Dodge/Pacific)

I heard a rumor last weekend I absolutely hate and many on here will too. I hope to God it isn't true.

Rumor is Mutual of Omaha is relocating its headquarters here. Not just the bank. Everything.

Depression/anger commence.
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:04 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Toast
Replies: 34
Views: 1680

Re: Toast

Rumor floating around there's another tech company from out of town looking at Omaha too? ???
by OmahaJaysCU
Sat Nov 11, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: River's Edge Development (Playland Park)
Replies: 606
Views: 90963

Re: River's Edge Development (Playland Park)

Heard this week the apartment towers could be 13 and 19 stories? One is condo the other apartments. Anyone heard anything?
by OmahaJaysCU
Sat Nov 04, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Toast
Replies: 34
Views: 1680

Re: Toast

I have heard Con Agra is the likely landing spot. A couple conversations/rehabs are on the short list as well.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Oct 24, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 166
Views: 4762

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Coyote wrote:
skinzfan23 wrote:By the way, the as of Monday afternoon, the UNO/Creighton game has sold around 5,600 tickets.

That is a little disappointing

Marquette vs. UW-Milwaukee didn't even fill the 4,000 seat Al McGuire Center..
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:52 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Capitol District Bars and Resturaunts.
Replies: 2
Views: 515

Re: Capitol District Bars and Resturaunts.

I've heard: -Steak and seafood restaurant, corner of 10th and Capitol -German bar/beer hall, space under hotel convention center -country bar called Beer Can Alley -Irish bar -stock market bar called The Echange Only a couple real names and there are plenty of other spaces to go. Off to a good start...
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Oct 10, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: College Baseball HOF
Replies: 30
Views: 1332

Re: College Baseball HOF

Who said anything about the taxpayers building it? Let see if this is real before we |expletive| about how much it costs.

I think it's a cool idea. Another attraction for the metro.
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Oct 02, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 330
Views: 35131

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Well it is all good in my opinion. Omaha is booming and another ten years Douglas county should be full. Maybe not north but prolly to the Platte. Awe heck prolly North too. Umm. Not hardly. Douglas County won't run out of developable land during the lifetime of anyone on this forum. The last MAPA ...
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Oct 01, 2017 10:13 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 330
Views: 35131

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Well it is all good in my opinion. Omaha is booming and another ten years Douglas county should be full. Maybe not north but prolly to the Platte. Awe heck prolly North too. Umm. Not hardly. Douglas County won't run out of developable land during the lifetime of anyone on this forum. The last MAPA ...
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Sep 24, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1010
Views: 108217

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

Are you saying they have firm plans? Like beyond just the studies/visions that have been posted?
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 13th and William Revitalization
Replies: 40
Views: 5940

Re: 13th and William Revitalization

Developers expect TIF on every single project no matter what. It would be nice if our tax money went to actual government services instead of the pockets of developers. Yeah let's encourage and continue to subsidize suburban development at the expense of the urban core. Let's let the developers foo...
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 4016 Farnam Street (Building Demo)
Replies: 14
Views: 537

Re: 4016 Farnam Street (Building Demo)

I remembered hearing a while back this plus the parking lot to the west would be the site of that rumored unmc hotel. That was a while ago tho. Clearly nothing eminent if they planted trees.
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 80th and Dodge (NW corner)
Replies: 27
Views: 3551

Re: 80th and Dodge (NW corner)

Coyote wrote:OK, I will start a new rumor for this site: Exchange Bank.

Ill counter that rumor with Veridian Credit Union (I did hear a bank tho)
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Dundee Flats
Replies: 143
Views: 17504

Re: Dundee Flats

They had to reconfigure the lower level because Children's approached them about leasing the space that was designed for retail. It's starting soon.
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Local Car Dealership thread
Replies: 115
Views: 20567

Re: Local Car Dealership thread

bigredmed1 wrote:The old car lot on 120th and Dodge has sold. Anyone know what is going in there?

Quick trip
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: The Center Aloft
Replies: 30
Views: 2912

Re: 63rd and Center

Not to spoil the good vibes, but Amato's is listed for sale on loopnet...been active for a few weeks.

http://www.loopnet.com/Listing/20416792/6405-Center-Street-Omaha-NE/
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Aug 09, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Urban Grocery Store
Replies: 99
Views: 7931

Re: Urban Grocery Store

Speaking of this, I heard Hyvee is looking at sites downtown for something similar to their downtown DSM store. No clear location...
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Aug 01, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2576
Views: 256851

Re: Official: Capitol District

On KETV last night Mike Moylan said the plaza will have a screen. Maybe they changed their minds.
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Jul 26, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1010
Views: 108217

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

Those Milwaukee numbers amaze me considering a few years ago we had 2 airlines routing multiple flights per day there. I get that wasn't necessarily their final destination but still.

Also those San Diego and Boston numbers.......
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Jul 12, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 1152
Views: 134896

Re: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan

Coyote wrote:Crossroads Mall LLC
1505 N 203rd St.

F & J Enterprises Inc
C/O Frank Krecji

I sorry...was referring to Yates...
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Jul 12, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 1152
Views: 134896

Re: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan

Yeah, this guy needs to go. NEXT! ! Except that he owns it so he goes when and if he feels like it. If you read that article he teases/threatens that he would be happy to sit on that property and do nothing for awhile. He claims that with the failure of all the department and mall stores in the pas...
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Jul 11, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sports Authority (old 72nd Street Circuit City)
Replies: 48
Views: 7107

Re: Sports Authority (old 72nd Street Circuit City)

Ross' Dress For Less and an organic grocery store I can't remember which one.
by OmahaJaysCU
Sat Jul 08, 2017 10:00 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 1152
Views: 134896

Re: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan

This is a power center with some outlet restaurants on Dodge and some office and apartments along Cass.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Jun 27, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol
Replies: 38
Views: 5050

Re: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol

MTO wrote:It’s nice to see a dirt hole but I just hope it’s not another dig and sit project.

I heard (and maybe read in the paper) that one of the main investors is getting a condo on the top floor. I'm thinking this will help speed things along.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Jun 20, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1010
Views: 108217

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

I've flown pry 5 times out of OMA this year and have been impressed with how full the flights to and from have been. Anecdotal observation but still. It's been feeling busier every year.
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Jun 11, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Nebraska Medicine
Replies: 1007
Views: 125528

Re: Nebraska Medicine

Nebraska Organ Recovery Systems is building a new office there.
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Jun 09, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Statistics
Topic: 2016 Census Estimates
Replies: 23
Views: 1621

Re: 2016 Census Estimates

Terrain and sewer expansion was a big part of this.
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Jun 02, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Lumberyard District (Downtown Millard)
Replies: 320
Views: 37331

Re: Lumberyard District (Downtown Millard)

You do realize it's possible to be leased but not yet have build out started....kind of how that works. People sign a lease THEN the space gets finished.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue May 23, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2576
Views: 256851

Re: Official: Capitol District

I've heard three bars are committed. And starbux.
by OmahaJaysCU
Thu May 11, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modifications to eOmahaForums
Replies: 740
Views: 68247

Re: Modifications to eOmahaForums

I'm still having issues on safari on iPad, but not my computer with Firefox and I.E.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue May 02, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modifications to eOmahaForums
Replies: 740
Views: 68247

Re: Modifications to eOmahaForums

It lets me log in but as soon as i click into a forum it logs me out and shows the latest post is Saturday. I typically use safari from my iPad/iPhone
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Apr 19, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: DISCUSSION: Werner Park - Sarpy County/Royals Stadium
Replies: 1544
Views: 103331

Re: DISCUSSION: Sarpy County/Royals Stadium

This failed because it defied one of the simple rules of retail, follow the rooftops. Densities in this area were, and still are virtually non existent when this started. Yes there have been plent of new housing but stretch the demographics out 2 or 5 miles and the populations drop. No rooftops=no c...
by OmahaJaysCU
Thu Apr 13, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol
Replies: 38
Views: 5050

Re: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol

I was thinking this the other day, didn't it alrady get TIF? Would there be one from the Council meeting packet if so?

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