Complete Streets Open House on June 22, 2017

June 6, 2017 Omaha, Let’s Complete Our Streets! The City of Omaha is currently developing a Complete Streets Design Manual to help ensure that our transportation system supports the needs of everyone. Participate in the process and provide input on how best to balance competing uses for street space by attending the open house. When:      Thursday, Read More

Photo Contest Winner

March 1, 2016 The City of Omaha held a photo contest to learn more about your favorite streets as well as streets you think are ripe for improvement. The photos submitted will help in the development of Omaha’s first Complete Streets Design Manual. Thank you to all who submitted their original photos. The winner of the photo contest and Read More

Photo Contest Ends January 1, 2017

December 12, 2016 The deadline for the Complete Streets Photo Contest is 12 AM on January 1, 2017. This is a great opportunity to show off your favorite streets and possibly win an annual membership to Film Streams, Omaha’s nonprofit cinema. The contest is free to enter, and you do not need to be a Read More

Omaha Ranks Fifth Nationally

December 8, 2016 Smart Growth America and the National Complete Streets Coalition ranked Omaha’s Complete Streets Policy fifth among all policies adopted in 2015! Here is a link to their report. Each year, Smart Growth America and the National Complete Streets Coalition look at the language of Complete Streets policies that were adopted in 2015 and Read More

Complete Streets Photo Contest

  November 11, 2016 The City of Omaha is holding a photo contest to learn more about your favorite streets as well as streets you think are ripe for improvement. Your photos will help in the development of Omaha’s first Complete Streets Design Manual. We are looking for streets and activities taking place in public Read More

Public Input on Complete Streets Design Manual

October 26, 2016 Thanks, everyone, for coming out and making this a huge success! We got thoughtful and insightful input from attendees that will help guide the development of the design manual. For those  who could not make it, you can still contribute to the design of our streets by checking out the material presented and sharing your Read More

Complete Streets’ Open House

October 17, 2016 The City of Omaha and our partners are currently developing a Complete Streets Design Guide as part of our continued efforts to provide a transportation system that works safely and comfortably for all. Its purpose is to help implement our new Complete Streets Policy. The Guide will delineate the needs of people Read More

Work Begins on Complete Streets Design Guide!

June 29, 2016 The City of Omaha has been working hard to move toward implementation of the Complete Streets Policy adopted by the City Council in September of last year. The project team has enlisted Toole Design Group (TDG) to assist in the development of a Complete Streets Design Guide as required by the policy. Read More

Omaha City Council Approves Complete Streets Policy

August 18, 2015 The Omaha City Council has given the green light to a new public policy that will guide the future development of Omaha’s streets. On a 7-0 vote Aug. 18, the council approved amending the Transportation Element of the City of Omaha’s Master Plan to include a complete streets policy that will formalize Read More

Complete Streets Policy Unanimously Passes Planning Board

July 8, 2015 The approval of an amendment to the Transportation Element of the City’s Master Plan regarding Complete Streets unanimously passed the Omaha Planning Board on July 1. The next steps are Omaha City Council with a first reading tentatively scheduled for late July and the public hearing in August. If you are interested Read More