2012 Omaha Fireworks Vendors Approved

By: WOWT Email
By: WOWT Email

The Fireworks Committee of the Omaha City Council has selected 35 tent locations for 2012. There were 81 applications considered.

Fireworks can be sold within city limits between June 25 & July 5.

In 2011, the first year fireworks could be legally sold in city limits, the city reported about $2.7-million in total sales from 35 tents. Those sales resulted in about $425,000 for local non-profit groups. Those groups saw a wide range of profits – between $1006 and $39,548.

Here is a list of the groups that have been approved followed where each group’s tent will operate.

1. American GI Forum Omaha Chapter – 2002 N Street
2. 2. American Legion & Masonic Lodge #102 – 20295 N. 204th St. – Old Elkhorn Lanes
3. Angels on Wheels, Inc. DBA Cross Training Center – 4011 S. 72n St – Rod Kush
4. Assumption Guadalupe Catholic School of Omaha – 3205 L Street – Perkins
5. Beth Israel Synagogue – 770 N 114th St. – Bag & Save
6. Big Brothers/Big Sisters – 2730 S. 140th St.- Oak View Retail Shops
7. CCF Real Estate Holding, LLC Catholic Charities – 7424 Dodge St. – Century Development
8. Completely Kids – 711 N 205th St. – Menard’s
9. Domestic Violence Coordinating Counsel of Greater Omaha – 168th & W Center Road – Shops of Legacy Amphitheater
10. ENHSA-Office on Aging DBA Meals on Wheels – 13110 Birch Drive – Eagle Run Plaza
11. Grover Little League – 168th & W Center Road – Shops of Legacy Parking Lot
12. Heartland Hope Mission formerly Mission for All Nations – 8475 W Center Road – Canfields Plaza
13. HETRA & KLIFE of Omaha – 5000 L Street – Kmart
14. Hope Center, Inc – 2650 N. 90th St – Bag & Save
15. Impact One Community Connections – 5001 N. 120th St. –Shopping Center Parking Lot Mullhall’s
16. Jesuit Middle school of Omaha – 14450 Eagle Run Dr.- Grayhawk Pointe Shopping Center Parking Lot
17. Latino Catholic Scholarship Fund of Omaha – 5025 Grover St.—Bag & Save
18. Li’l Vikes Athletic Assoc Auxillary Inc, DBA Viking Ship Community Center – 3424 N. 90th St. – Unity Church
19. Metro Omaha Swim Team – 2851 S. 168th St. – Armbrust Village
20. Midtown Neighborhood Alliance – 7820 L St – Tighten Tools
21. Midwest Trailblazers Youth Program – Crown Point Ave & Sorensen Pkwy – Sorensen Park Plaza
22. Millard Athletic Assn – 5110 S. 108th St. – Bag & Save
23. Nebraska Urban Indian Health Coalition – 3003 N. 108th St. – Bag & Save
24. Omaha Chapter of Hope Worldwide/Omaha Church of Christ – 18460 Wrigth St. – Lanoha Center
25. Omaha Children’s Museum – 721 S. 72nd St. – 72nd Crossing, LLC
26. Omaha Community Playhouse – 820 N. Saddle Creek – Midtown Plaza
27. Omaha Park Foundation – 10808 Fort St – HyVee
28. Omaha Street School – 7660 Dodge St – Anthony Saldi Property
29. Roncalli Catholic School – 9635 Ida St – Industrial Storage – Schumacher
30. Septemberfest Salute to Labor, Inc – 3020 S. 84t St – Frederick Square
31. Siena/Francis House & Joshua Callingsworth Memorial Foundation – 4905 S. 135th St – Millard Lumber
32. South Omaha American Legion Post 331 – 3402 H Street – Team J Sales
33. Stephen Center – 5500 L St – Lithia Real Estate
34. Toro Girls Soccer Club – 15310 Weir St – West Bay Inc
35. Women’s Center for Advancement – 6005 Grover St. – Firefighters Union Hall


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