60 years ago, OPPD employees did their best to modernize customer households with all-electric appliances, touting convenience.
Just as the faces of OPPD line crews have changed, so have their equipment and vehicles. These photos show line crews from the
Nearly 60 years ago, construction was underway on Unit 2 at OPPD’s North Omaha Station generation plant. The plant was
In mid-April 1991, a new rap song exploded on Omaha’s local airwaves. With catchy beats and even catchier phrases, this tune
Flu season is in full swing across the country, OPPD employees began getting vaccinated more than 60 years ago.
In 1954, a second generating unit at North Omaha Station was just a gleam in an engineer’s eye. Unit 2 went online in ’57.
1966 was a big year for all-electric apartment buildings in Omaha. The first in the city was Byron Reed’s Continental Tower at
OPPD’s Power District quartet helped Omaha celebrate its 100th birthday in 1954 with songs in Turner Park.
Eighteen years ago, the Millennium bug threatened to disrupt everything from air travel, banking, energy generation and more.
Grandma may have found the recipe for her famous lime gelatin salad in an OPPD holiday cookbook, once a collectible giveaway.