Incumbent Republican Franklin T. Thompson currently represents District 6 on the Omaha City Council.
On April 2nd, he will face Republican challenger Phil Klein in the primary election.
Both agree that snow removal is a big concern for the city, as well as economic growth in Elkhorn’s downtown area.
Klein was an Elkhorn city councilman for four years and the town’s Mayor for two decades. He left politics in 2007 after the Omaha annexation of Elkhorn.
Omaha’s primary election takes place Tuesday, April 2nd. For more information, the website is www.votedouglascounty.com.