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by Brad
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Dundee Theater
Replies: 154
Views: 16738

Re: Dundee Theater

The Dundee Theater all lit up tonight and looking awesome!

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by Brad
Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 903
Views: 96445

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

daveoma wrote:What's in Carter Lake? Are those birds?


Apparently that's what lily pads look like in the fall when they shrivel up and die for the year...
by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: The Yard (15th & Cuming)
Replies: 399
Views: 55071

Re: The Yard (15th & Cuming)

Work progressing on the Cambria Hotel in North Downtown.

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by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 9:01 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Alvine Building (13th and Cass)
Replies: 161
Views: 15271

Re: Alvine Building (13th and Cass)

Photo Update:

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by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 903
Views: 96445

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

Parking Garage Construction:

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by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: 2017 Fall Color Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 564

Re: 2017 Fall Color Thread

EastCB wrote:Take county road l34 north of cb. Awesome views. and the head west towards Crescent.


Thanks for the tip, I'll check that out. I went from Big Lake, to the Lincoln Monument, down to the Quarry, then up Lime Kiln to the Old Lincoln Highway to crescent last weekend.
by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: 2017 Fall Color Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 564

Re: 2017 Fall Color Thread

I've been all around town the past few days and there are some absolutely beautiful pockets a brilliant colors! Yes. This is the best I have seen it in many years! Went up north of CB today. It was awesome. Also went to Lake Manawa. Haven't seen the colors ever looking so good. In my neighborhood, ...
by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 313
Views: 29856

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

The late afternoon Sun reflex room is going to be brutal! The sidewalk in front of the Kiewit (formerly Gordman's) building lights up the sidewalk and right into Herbe Sainte. I noticed that too. There were several people in the waiting area of the salon or one of those bays just to the north of He...
by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: SPECIAL Union Pacific Movements
Replies: 168
Views: 32900

Re: SPECIAL Union Pacific Movements

This new Locomotive will be in Omaha on November 10th Union Pacific Unveils Commemorative Locomotive Honoring U.S. Armed Forces https://www.up.com/media/releases/171019-spirit-of-up.htm Union Pacific paid tribute to the United States armed forces by unveiling UP No. 1943 The Spirit locomotive at San...
by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: 2017 Fall Color Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 564

Re: 2017 Fall Color Thread

I've been all around town the past few days and there are some absolutely beautiful pockets a brilliant colors!
by Brad
Thu Oct 19, 2017 9:16 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: $700 million I-80/29 reconstruction project
Replies: 215
Views: 44004

Re: $700 million I-80/29 reconstruction project

Cool photo tweeted by Lt Budd of the Council Bluff Police Department this morning: https://twitter.com/CBLtBudd/status/920810880325029888 Friday morning - New off ramp to So Expressway will be open for 80 WB traffic. I29 N traffic for So Expressway needs to exit at Hwy 92 https://pbs.twimg.com/media...
by Brad
Wed Oct 18, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Burlington Postal Annex (across from station)
Replies: 187
Views: 32265

Re: Burlington Postal Annex (across from station)

iamjacobm wrote:http://bvh.com/work/commercial-workplace/warren-distribution-center/

Shots of Warren Distribution's new office space here.


Awesome, that looks great!
by Brad
Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 313
Views: 29856

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

MadMartin8 wrote:Gotta say, the glasswork and framing around that glass (and just the building in general really) looks way better on the photos/real life than in the rendering.


I agree, its looking great.
by Brad
Tue Oct 17, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 1401 Jones Street
Replies: 16
Views: 1705

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: 24251

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: 11
Views: 451

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: 254910

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: 52443

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: 8878

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: 1511

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: 4325

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: 20
Views: 564

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: 379

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: 313
Views: 29856

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: 1590

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: 491

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: 4
Views: 288

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: 55034

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: 313
Views: 29856

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: 132

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: 55034

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: 4
Views: 288

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: 11319

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: 313
Views: 29856

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: 150

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: 273

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: 273

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: 313
Views: 29856

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: 2001

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: 154
Views: 16738

Re: Dundee Theater

Sign when up today and it looks great!

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