Students in the college’s building construction, electrical and heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration technology programs build a house from the ground up every year to gain hands-on, real-world experience.
The tribe in 2018 secured a $1.5 million grant for construction of the new Early Head Start facilities, enabling the program to move from a temporary location. In 2019, another $1 million grant provided funding for a second addition.
“About a month ago there was a difference of opinion on whether we were four weeks behind or six weeks behind on this project,” said Sheriff Jerome Kramer. “These guys have worked diligently and Brown’s has worked hard and at this point I don’t think we’re behind at all.”
Legislative Bill 409, which also would set up a special Unicameral committee to study transmission-line issues, reflects a years-long Sandhills dispute over Nebraska Public Power District’s currently mothballed R-Project.
Rest area construction should not affect I-80 traffic, according to NDOT. Anticipated completion is November 2021.
The facility would be built and operated by Danielski Farms, one-half mile east of German Settlement Road, about three miles south of U.S. Highway 20. The planning commission vote on Tuesday was 5-3.
PHILADELPHIA — Housing today looks largely the same as it did in 1950, Diana Lind observes in her new book "Brave New Home: Our Future in Smarter, Simpler, Happier Housing." Many builders are still constructing 2,500-square-foot homes with two-car garages on tree-lined streets. But a lot has changed since the single-family house was, as Lind writes, “a practical response to the desire for more ...
In October, we answered a question from a reader about buying a house that was updated without the necessary permits. (In some areas of the country, it’s difficult and time consuming to pull a permit, and so homeowners may not do so even though it is required by local ordinance.) We recommended buyers use a qualified professional home inspector to help determine whether the home is safe to buy.
It won’t be, as Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos said Thursday, “gaudy,” but the $155 million football complex — now slated to open in 2023, will be impressive.
Despite many physically demanding jobs being essential, research suggests it may become increasingly difficult to hire for these roles.
Look at these incredible replicas of notable landmarks like the Tower Bridge and the Suez Canal all being made out of matchsticks. Buzz60’s Me…
In many cities, construction workers—the people building the new supply of homes—are being priced out of the housing market.
Interstates 80 and 76 west of Big Springs are open to normal traffic with ongoing construction, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation.
The city of North Platte is closing Willow Street, between Walker and State Farm roads, starting Monday for utility construction.
The Friends of Humboldt Auditorium Foundation, along with the Humboldt Auditorium Board, have been working to restore the building since 2009.
Despite losing most of the construction season’s spring months to the pandemic, volunteers were raising wall frames Saturday morning on the affiliate’s second house of 2020 and 59th since it was organized in 1997.
Rookstool Concrete LLC is seeking a conditional use permit to put up two boat/RV storage units and a shop/office building for the business at 3302 S. Willow St.
The meeting will be at the Cherry County Fairgrounds, 120 South Green St. in Valentine, on Sept. 29, from 5 to 7 p.m.