Plans for biker hiker bridge over the Platte River near South Bend to also be the site for a water quality research station.
The Lower Platte South Natural Resources District Board of Directors approved a memorandum of understanding allowing for placement of the station onto the Lied Platte River Bridge. Construction is to begin this summer according to the Cassgram
It would be the second station for the Nebraska Watershed Network. There is already one on the Elkhorn River in Douglas County. A third station is proposed for the Missouri River at Bellevue.