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Chris Rodgers
District 3
Chair, Douglas County Board of Commissioners
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The media and the public are invited to the Administrative Services Committee meeting on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 2:30 p.m. at Omaha Fire Station #21. 

Commissioner James Cavanaugh will discuss the successful completion and installation of the fire alert system, the first completed component of the 2016 $45 million Public Safety Bond Project. 

The meeting's location details and agenda are below: 

Administrative Services Committee
James Cavanaugh, Chair
Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 2:30 p.m.
Omaha Fire Station No. 21, 3454 Ames Ave, Omaha, NE


-- A copy of the Open Meetings Act will be available at Omaha Fire Station #21--
-- Any agenda item may be moved at any time at the discretion of the Committee Chair --

  1. 1. Public Safety Bond update
    • Public Property
    • Fire Alert System
    2. Juvenile Justice Center construction proposal
    3. Other business

Executive Session: We reserve the right to enter an executive session in order to protect the public interest with respect to discussion regarding labor negotiations, litigation, personnel and real estate.

A list of committee agendas will be kept continually current and made available by the Board Secretary, LC 2, or at the Douglas County Website. Recordings of prior committee meetings will be kept on file in the office of the Douglas County Clerk.

The South Omaha Historical Grant Application is now available. The applications are due Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. in the Omaha City Council Office, 1819 Farnam Street, Suite LC 1.

Click here to access the application.

Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, the 6th of November, 2018 at the usual polling places in the election precincts of Douglas County, Nebraska, a general election will be held. The polls will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Said election will be for electing candidates for various offices. View full Notice

The North Omaha Historical Grant Committee will hold a public hearing on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at 6 p.m. at Love’s Jazz and Arts Center, 2510 N. 24th St., Omaha, NE.

The public hearing will be held to receive public comment on grant proposals that showcase important historical aspects of defined areas within north Omaha or assist with the reduction of street and gang violence in defined areas of north Omaha.

The grant application will be available Sept. 17, 2018, online and at the public hearing. The application deadline is Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, at 4 p.m.