The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: economic development

Leading the Way

Powering Through the Pandemic: Economic development team adapting, innovating

Changes from COVID have led the OPPD team to explore new ways to promote the area and help customers find resources.

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Leading the Way

Dollar General bringing 400 jobs to Washington County

The big investment will boost local economies in the OPPD service territory, specifically Blair and Washington counties.

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Leading the Way

Amazon joins list of high-profile names in Sarpy corridor

Virtual announcement welcomes the online retailer to Nebraska where they plan to build a fulfillment center.

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Insights

Regional boards benefit from OPPD leadership

OPPD economic development team members sit on nearly a dozen boards, supporting community economic development initiatives all across the service territory.

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General

Syracuse rail partnership reaches milestone

Using OPPD’s Arbor Line, Frontier Cooperative’s Syracuse facility sends grain across the country.

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Profiles

Moving from the gridiron to the power grid

James Caraway, the newest member of OPPD's Economic Development team, brings his enthusiasm and past successes to the utility.

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