Redlining is the now illegal practice of defining areas with predominantly Black and Brown people as unfit for investment, meaning loans were denied to people in areas based on race. Now that’s having real impacts on the heat index in North and South Omaha.
Help us make a difference in the lives of area children with the 6 News Stuff the Bus Back to School Drive. Drop off backpacks and all types of school supplies Thursday, July 21 in the Scheels parking lot at Village Pointe from 5am to 7pm. Donations will go to Collective for Youth in Omaha, their mission is to advocate for, facilitate resources, and provide quality training for out of school time program providers.