NewsLocal News


Discussions on juvenile justice center continue

Posted at 8:48 AM, Aug 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-02 10:00:22-04

It has been dubbed the most expensive construction proposal in Douglas County. 

Thursday afternoon, discussions on plans to use eminent domain to build a new youth detention center downtown will continue. 

County leaders will cover space needs and give an update on obtaining property near 18th and Harney. They will also be giving a progress report on construction with the $45 million public safety bond. 

The meeting begins at 1 p.m. at the Omaha Civic Center and is open to the public.