Politics & Elections
8:14 am
Mon March 18, 2013

Festersen, Truemper seeking Omaha City Council District 1 seat

Omaha’s District 1 City Councilman is seeking re-election.

Pete Festersen was elected to the city council in 2009. Festersen is President of Strategic Business Development LLC.

Running against Festersen in District 1 is Dr. Ed Truemper. Truemper is a Critical Care Pediatrician at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center and at UNMC.

Both candidates cite public safety, fiscal responsibility, and economic development as their campaign priorities. District 1 includes part of Dundee.

Omaha’s primary election is April 2. More information on the candidates for Omaha’s city races is available at www.votedouglascounty.com.