October 15, 2012

More than $1.9 million awarded for nine housing projects statewide

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development has awarded $1,959,564 million in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding for nine owner-occupied rehab housing projects in southeast, northeast and southwest Nebraska.
October 15, 2012

Lt. Gov. Sheehy Awards $2.7 Million CDBG for Eight Public Works and Water/Wastewater Projects

Nebraska Lt. Gov. Rick Sheehy today awarded eight Nebraska communities with more than $2.7 million in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to pursue projects in the Public Works and Water/Wastewater categories. “I am pleased to award these communities funding for infrastructure improvements,” said Lt. Gov. Rick Sheehy. “Keeping community infrastructure updated is crucial for our citizens and our business development efforts.”
September 28, 2012

Scholarship winners pursue passion in transportation, distribution and logistics

You might say that planes, trains and (trucks) automobiles really get Matthew Brezina, freshman at Southeast Community College in Milford, and Jeffrey W. Rodis, freshman at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, revved up. Because it is the Transportation, Distribution and Logistics career field the two young men are keen to master. It also is to this end that the Nebraska Logistics Council (NLC) stepped up and awarded each with a $500 scholarship.
September 26, 2012

Bell Lumber & Pole Company–New Site Announcement

Bell Lumber & Pole Company (Bell) is pleased to announce the development of a new plant and logistics center in Western Nebraska. Bell, in cooperation with the State of Nebraska, the City of Sidney, the Village of Potter, and Cheyenne County has agreed to definitive terms to purchase and build a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to service both existing and new customers.