Following the destructive early July storm that took out fences across the Metro, one contractor working for Sarpy County has replaced several along Harrison street but one backyard remains open leaving the homeowner exposed to potential crime.
A long-standing ordinance allows garbage containers to sit by the curb from 5 p.m. the day before collection until 10 a.m. the day after pickup. The rest of the time, trash cans must be stored by the house.
Peterson Park is like many of Omaha city parks: There’s a playset and a soccer field. But unlike most, on the other side of the fence and trees, there is a treacherous drop edging closer and closer to where children play.