Lower Platte South
Natural Resources District
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Governor's Wellness Award

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Ground Water Management Plan Annual Review


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The summer edition of our "Know Your NRD" newsletter is now available! Sign up to have newsletter links e-mailed to you!

The NRD is seeking contractor bids for repairs to Lynn Creek in Lincoln.
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Next NRD Board Meeting:
Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 7pm at the NRD office.

Board Meetings

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Scheduled Meetings

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Dean is Missed

The NRD is saddened at the passing of long-time Board Member Dean Petersen. Dean served on the board from 1995 to 2013 and was Chair, Vice-Chair and Treasurer.  He also chaired the Finance and Planning, Stevens Creek and Executive subcommittees.  Dean’s commitment to preserving and protecting our natural resources was an inspiration to all of us and his work toward the common good survives.

Dean Petersen

FY 2017 Budget Approved

The NRD Board of Directors approved a proposed budget for FY 2017 during its August meeting. The budget funds plans for updating the Salt Creek Levee, continuing to map underground geological features in parts of the district, restoring saline wetlands and much more.

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Christensen Appointed

Mark Christensen, of rural Raymond, is the newest LPSNRD director. He was appointed on August 17th to serve the NRD's Subdistrict 1 until January, when a candidate elected in the November 8th General Election will take office.

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Mark Christensen

Ash Borers Detected

Experts say the recent detection of Emerald Ash Borer in the Omaha and Greenwood areas is the beginning of a major infestation that gives homeowners, local government and others throughout the state some unpleasant decisions to make. Click HERE for general information from the experts at the Nebraska Forest Service.

News Release - Ash borers found in LPSNRD, near Greenwood

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Salt Creek Levee Website

The NRD has begun a multi-year project to update Lincoln's Salt Creek Levee, so it can continue to provide flood risk reduction for residents and businesses for another 50 years. A website developed by the project consultant, JEO Consulting Group, the NRD the U.S Army Corps of Engineers and the City of Lincoln will allow people in the district to monitor progress of the many individual levee projects over the next several years. Salt Creek, Lincoln

Learn about the Salt Creek levee system and keep up with work that is being done HERE!

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