Omaha
3:38 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt to remain hospitalized

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt will remain hospitalized as he undergoes additional tests.

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt.
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Gernandt was taken from a press conference Wednesday afternoon to Alegent Creighton Health Creighton University Medical Center after having chest pains and feeling ill. Gernandt is in serious condition at CUMC.

Hospital spokeswoman Kathy Niver says Gernandt is resting and his condition has improved.

Gernandt was recently re-elected to the Omaha City Council. He’s represented District 4 since 2001.