Incumbent Councilman Pete Festersen and Dr. Ed Truemper, a critical care pediatrician, are seeking election to the District 1 City Council seat.
The role of education and jobs in reducing Omaha’s violent crime was a key part of a debate Friday between the city’s candidates for Mayor.
Friday is the deadline to register to vote by any other method than in-person for Omaha’s 2013 general election.
Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle’s Communications Director is taking a leave of absence.
Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle will run for re-election May 14, and he’ll be opposed by City Councilwoman Jean Stothert.
The races for Omaha City Council Districts 2, 4, and 7 are set.
Incumbent Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle and City Councilwoman Jean Stothert are the candidates for Mayor in the May 14 general election.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department says it will monitor the Omaha primary election to ensure compliance with federal election laws.
The Douglas County Election Commission anticipates 18 percent voter turnout for Tuesday’s primary election.
The final three forums with the candidates for the Omaha Public Schools board are Tuesday evening.