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by Brad
Tue Oct 17, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 1401 Jones Street
Replies: 16
Views: 1546

Re: 1401 Jones Street

That looks nice!
by Brad
Tue Oct 17, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Ramada Plaza Omaha Hotel and Convention Center
Replies: 85
Views: 24146

Re: Ramada Plaza Omaha Hotel and Convention Center

Looks like half of this area could be changing, potentially. http://images2.loopnet.com/d2/rvfAw7o1lS7bINy7ZqjoUFcWaRvEBGiKdZAGs2T-TdI/document.pdf Language says everything but the red Lion and Coco Keys portion could be demoed for redevelopment. Wow, that's crazy. Wonder why they want to get rid o...
by Brad
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:26 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: New Perkins
Replies: 10
Views: 328

Re: New Perkins

I remember Perkins being really bad. Horrible food and worse service. Ill give it a try again when it opens and give you guys my review. The restaurant is a franchise, so it could be a different operator than the one who ran the Omaha area stores which all closed down. Exactly, Coyote and I go to a...
by Brad
Sun Oct 15, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Aksarben Village
Replies: 1848
Views: 254839

Re: Official: Aksarben Village

Hilton Garden Inn Photo Update:

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by Brad
Sun Oct 15, 2017 9:10 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: UNO Campus Update
Replies: 484
Views: 52382

Re: UNO Campus Update

Maverick Landing turned out nice

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by Brad
Sun Oct 15, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Aksarben Pointe (former Venice Inn Site)
Replies: 113
Views: 8836

Re: Aksarben Pointe (former Venice Inn Site)

Photo Update:

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by Brad
Sat Oct 14, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Loveland Flats (88th & Center)
Replies: 15
Views: 1493

Re: Loveland Flats (88th & Center)

We have nice color renderings at work, I should ask the developer if I can post them.
by Brad
Sat Oct 14, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wildlife in the City
Replies: 30
Views: 4300

Re: Wildlife in the City

Just had a fox run through our lawn near 90th and Center!
by Brad
Sat Oct 14, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: 2017 Fall Color Thread
Replies: 15
Views: 508

Re: 2017 Fall Color Thread

Couple from today:

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by Brad
Sat Oct 14, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: The Heron's are here
Replies: 6
Views: 370

Re: The Heron's are here

Saw this guy over at Manawa today.

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by Brad
Sat Oct 14, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 300
Views: 29135

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Did you move in to Pinhook?

Looks like they have made a lot of progress on the foundations to the east.
by Brad
Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Quick Trip Business News
Replies: 14
Views: 1575

Re: Quick Trip Business News

I’m not sure if it was mentioned before but the new Quiktrip at the stockyards is going to be one of the giant QT stores like they built on 72nd and the Hickory Street.
by Brad
Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2017-18 UNO Hockey
Replies: 8
Views: 483

Re: 2017-18 UNO Hockey

On the road in Massachusetts, it’s #12 U Mass Lowell 2, Omaha 4. Go Mavs!
by Brad
Fri Oct 13, 2017 1:52 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Jukes Ale Works
Replies: 3
Views: 197

Re: Jukes Ale Works

Sounds good!
by Brad
Fri Oct 13, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)
Replies: 366
Views: 55001

Re: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)

skinzfan23 wrote:That one balcony still cracks me up.


Yes, that very odd looking and also odd that a new hotel even has a balcony.
by Brad
Fri Oct 13, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 300
Views: 29135

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Great stuff Brad! I don't get to A/V hardly at all anymore, but was there a few weeks ago and this project dramatically changes the feel of the area. Feels really dense and almost cavernous. Thanks! Sure does. It will be interesting to see the view from center street / park when the building next t...
by Brad
Thu Oct 12, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Oxbow Animal Health (150 & Schram Road)
Replies: 1
Views: 122

Oxbow Animal Health (150 & Schram Road)

Oxbow Animal Health has built a large new building on the SW corner of 150 & Schram Road. Not bad for an industrial building. Photo Update (April and October) 1. Oxbow 4/2/2017 http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20170402sc8a9392.jpg 2. Oxbow 4/2/2017 http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20170402sc8a...
by Brad
Thu Oct 12, 2017 11:00 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)
Replies: 366
Views: 55001

Re: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)

Dunkin Donuts had a ribbon cutting last week, Comfort Inn as been open a while. 1. Dunkin http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20171011sc8a4033.jpg 2. Comfort Inn http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20171011sc8a4176.jpg 3. Comfort Inn http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20171011sc8a4177.jpg
by Brad
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:51 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Jukes Ale Works
Replies: 3
Views: 197

Re: Jukes Ale Works

Any updated on this? I always get worried when I don't see anything, but the sign is falling down...

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by Brad
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:44 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Flanagan Lake
Replies: 109
Views: 11215

Re: Flanagan Lake

Photo Update:

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by Brad
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 300
Views: 29135

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Fire Truck with lights going, fire captain SUV, MUD, and OPPD all by the north gate right now. What ever happened with this? Not sure. UNO Security showed up and OPPD was over talking to them. OPPD was also working on a transformer by FDR. Fire Truck was there the whole time I was taking all those ...
by Brad
Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Don't Pet the Pony!
Replies: 4
Views: 130

Re: Don't Pet the Pony!

Can't wait until my service Clydesdale is ready!
by Brad
Thu Oct 12, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI)
Replies: 6
Views: 256

Re: Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI)

Do they use these in urban areas too? Never seen one in person, but found this: Q) Is a DDI better in an urban or rural setting? A) The DDI can be placed in any setting. A DDI in a rural area may have the advantage of different signal progression options. A DDI in an urban area has the advantage of...
by Brad
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI)
Replies: 6
Views: 256

Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI)

Nebraska has stared using the Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI). The first one that I know of is on 48th & I80 in Lincoln.

1. Here is 48th & I80 from Google Earth
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2. Here is a youtube video(From another state) showing how they work.
https://youtu.be/5gLxlXamhgY
by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 11:38 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 300
Views: 29135

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

As posted above, building was topped out today. While I only live about mile from Aksarben, I really haven't photographed the progress much. With a 6 month old at home, I just don't have the time. It felt great to get out after work today and capture a few images before the sun set. 1. My favorite h...
by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 11:33 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Kountze Commons (Former KETV)
Replies: 18
Views: 1982

Re: Kountze Commons (Former KETV)

Looks like the former KETV lot, now Kountze Commons is about finished up.

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by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Dundee Theater
Replies: 151
Views: 16653

Re: Dundee Theater

Sign when up today and it looks great!

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by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 300
Views: 29135

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Fire Truck with lights going, fire captain SUV, MUD, and OPPD all by the north gate right now.
by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: Bass Pro Shops
Replies: 35
Views: 4101

Re: Bass Pro Shops

I would assume it was a bribe to get them to open a store there. $800K for heating and cooling? That come with wifi & a hot tub? By the way, that blurb about the Iowa West Foundation covering the cost? Those are in large part Nebraska gambling dollars that should have been spent at Nebraska cas...
by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:30 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Maverick Athletics
Replies: 578
Views: 65681

Re: UNO Maverick Athletics

UNO athletics, Baxter Arena appear to be on more firm financial footing after year of concern http://www.omaha.com/news/education/uno-athletics-baxter-arena-appear-to-be-on-more-firm/article_e0814722-ae0b-11e7-8c77-8b1fdc48a384.html The University of Nebraska at Omaha athletic department’s finances...
by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: Bass Pro Shops
Replies: 35
Views: 4101

Re: Bass Pro Shops

Council approves work at Bass Pro http://www.nonpareilonline.com/news/politics/local_government/council-approves-work-at-bass-pro/article_95bc4d06-ad5f-11e7-a602-8b308a3015d7.html The council voted 5-0 to approve plans to replace the heating and air conditioning units on the Bass Pro roof of the ci...
by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 870
Views: 108914

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

mrsticka wrote:Who's the chief meteorologist at KMTV these days? Ryan McPike, John Walsh or Jennifer Zeppelin?


Jennifer Zeppelin
by Brad
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:19 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Papillion Annexation
Replies: 1
Views: 112

2017 Papillion Annexation

Papillion unveils annexation package as part of continued move 'from a small town to a big city' http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/papillion-unveils-annexation-package-as-part-of-continued-move-from/article_aef93641-525c-5e0d-8f3d-821ceedc114d.html The plan includes the Cottonwood neighborhood, as we...
by Brad
Tue Oct 10, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: The (Original) Goldberg's
Replies: 24
Views: 1571

Re: The (Original) Goldberg's

Good to hear!
by Brad
Tue Oct 10, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: The (Original) Goldberg's
Replies: 24
Views: 1571

Re: The (Original) Goldberg's

Did this “Original Location” (132 & Center) go out of business?
by Brad
Tue Oct 10, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: 2017 Fall Color Thread
Replies: 15
Views: 508

Re: 2017 Fall Color Thread

Omaha Cowboy wrote:From the look of things, we should be at peak this weekend...


The Locust trees and some Ash trees are really getting going, but I still see a lot of green out there. Heck the Locust Trees long Pacific at One Pacific Place might be bare by this weekend.
by Brad
Tue Oct 10, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: West Corp. Business News
Replies: 24
Views: 2669

Re: West Corp. Business News

Purchase of West Corp. complete; spokesman says things won't change for the 1,200 Omaha employees http://www.omaha.com/money/purchase-of-west-corp-complete-spokesman-says-things-won-t/article_18bb3d12-adeb-11e7-a9b7-a7489e0e3ea0.html A New York-based private-equity firm completed its purchase of Om...
by Brad
Mon Oct 09, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Junkstock 2014 - Oct. 10-12
Replies: 10
Views: 692

Re: Junkstock 2014 - Oct. 10-12

I know that last year the guys from American Pickers stopped by. And now Willie Nelson: http://www.omaha.com/go/pretty-crazy-right-willie-nelson-pays-low-profile-visit-to/article_2456b0a2-ad0f-11e7-8412-2fdeb3d917ec.html ‘Pretty crazy, right?’: Willie Nelson pays low-profile visit to Junkstock Will...
by Brad
Sat Oct 07, 2017 4:54 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Local Breweries
Replies: 299
Views: 17819

Re: Local Breweries



Like I said, best brewery location in the State! So beautiful out there.
by Brad
Sat Oct 07, 2017 11:32 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2017-18 UNO Hockey
Replies: 8
Views: 483

Re: 2017-18 UNO Hockey

Photo Album from last night's 5-2 win over Nipissing

ALBUM = http://bit.ly/2wFdvdw

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