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December

 Nominations Now Accepted For Arts Awards

 Cable Channel 21 Airing Nebraska Wesleyan Basketball

 Mayor Seng and Hammons Announce New Hotel Project

 Mayor Seng Pledges To Explore Proposed New Convention Center

 Five-Year Budget Forecast Shows Need To Cut Spending Or Increase Revenues

 Mayor Presents November Award Of Excellence

 Lincoln Water Quality Greatly Exceeds Federal Standards

 Water System Suggests Year-Round Outdoor Water Conservation

 Many Events Part Of Star City Holiday Festival

 Mayor Says Accreditation Of Emergency Services Is Recognition Of Excellence

November

 Mayor's Holiday Tree Celebrates 20 Years Of The Star City Holiday Parade

 City Receives More Than $7 Million In Federal Funds For Antelope Valley And South Beltway

 Mayor Seng's Thanksgiving Message

 New System Helps Homeless Service Providers And Clients

 Mayor Releases New Homeless Count

 Mayor Announces Plans For Star City Festival and Parade

 Statement of Mayor Coleen J. Seng on Fire Truck Bid

 Mayor Seng's Veterans Day Message

 Improvements Under Way To City's Wastewater System

 Mayor Presents October Award Of Excellence

 Enforcement Of Smoking Ban To Begin January 1

October

 Children to Be Chosen to Judge Parade

 Public Invited to Dedication of Rock Island Trail Project

 Updated 911 System Will Lead to Locating Wireless Callers

 Mayor Presents Awards of Excellence for August and September

 Mayor Invites Public To Celebrate 125th Anniversary of Old City Hall

 Public Works Provides Update on Road Construction

 Purchase Expands Wetlands at Arbor Lake

September

 Lincoln and Lancaster County Awarded “Success by 6” License by United Way

 “Lincoln Cares” Donors Provide for Historic Statue Restorations

 City Hall Listening Session Set for Monday, September 27

 Candidate Debates Set for September 23

 Mayor Names Citizen Street and Trail Bond Audit Review Committee

 StarTran Offers Discounted Rates to Low Income Individuals

 Public Invited to Patriot Day Event

 Mayor to Honor Woods Park Donors

 Applications For Star City Parade Now Available

 Public Invited To Dedication Of Schleich Park

 Mayor Announces Plans for "Patriot Day - Lincoln Remembers"

August

 City Prepared For State Fair And Husker Traffic

 Mayor Forms Citizen Street And Trail Bond Audit Review Committee

 Mayor Thanks Senator Nelson For Assistance In Securing Grants For New Police Officers

 Mayor Presents July Award Of Excellence

 City Plans Patriot Day Event For September 10

 Public Invited To Dedication Of Kontras Park

July

 Report Addresses Health Care For Homeless

 Mayor Presents Awards Of Excellence for May and June

 City Receives New Robot To Handle Explosives

 New Services To Be Available On City-County Web Site

 Mayor Rededicates Lincoln Mall

June

 Seng Balances City Budget

 Mayor Invites Area Residents To City's Fourth Of July Celebration

 Mayor Accepts Report Of Streets, Roads and Trails Committee

 Mayor Kicks Off Effort To Prevent Cigarette Litter

 Mayor Names City Council Compensation Committee

 Drinking Water Precautions No Longer Needed In Northeast Lincoln

 Water Continues to Be Tested in Northeast Lincoln

 City Taking More Water Samples in Northeast Lincoln

 Public Invited To Park Dedication

 Mayor Encourages Continued Outdoor Water Conservation Efforts

 Mayor Presents Award for "Clean Your Files Week"

May

 Mayor Seng Says City Will Continue To Assist Communities Hit by Storms

 Mayor Seng Names Task Force to Review Group Home Policy

 Mayor Opens Federal Place

 Joan Kroc Donation to Salvation Army

 Mayor Presents April Award of Excellence

 Sunken Gardens Campaign Reaches Goal

 Construction Under Way on New Centerpointe Residential Facility

April

 Mayor's SRT Committee Announces Community Dialogue on a Plan for Building Lincoln's Future

 Street Repair is Priority for Mayor

 Mayor Presents Award of Excellence for 2003

 City Prepared for Spring Game Traffic

 Mayor Asks for Voluntary Water Conservation

 Mayor Presents March Award of Excellence

March

 "LIVE AND LEARN" Plans Live Call-In Show

 Congressional Debate Set for April 5

 Cable Advisory Board Plans Special Meeting

 Mayor Kicks Off Environmental Awareness Days at Earth Wellness Festival

 12 New Heart Defibrillators to be Placed in Community

 Startran Offers Free Trip Home in Case of Emergency

 Self-Help Grants Awarded to 22 Groups

 Mayor Presents February Award of Excellence

February

 Mayor Releases Findings From Community’s First Asthma Study

 Lincoln Awarded $1.5 Million In Homeless Grants

 Study Shows Women Under-Represented on Local Boards

 Judges Named for Mayor's Arts Awards

 City Acquires Land to Conserve Eastern Saline Wetlands

 Traffic Changes on 16th and 17th Streets Delayed

 Mayor Presents Award of Excellence for January

 Antelope Valley Construction to Shift Traffic Patterns on 16th and 17th Streets

 Town Hall and Cip Open House Postponed

January

 State Farm Receives Community Conscience Award

 Families of Military Offered Reserved Seating for City's Abraham Lincoln Celebration

 Computer Virus Spreading Using Name "City of Lincoln"

 "Lincoln Cares" Donations Can Now Be Made by Les Automatic Bank Billing Customers

 Mayor Calls for More “Snow Buddies” to Volunteer

 Citizens Invited To Use Temporary Parking Areas to Comply With Parking Bans

 Snow Emergency Begins at 2 p.m. Today, Parking Ban Begins Tuesday

 Town Hall and CIP Open House Set for February 2

 Plans Announced for City’s Fourth Abraham Lincoln Celebration

 Mayor Chooses Tour de Lincoln Project for Arts Award

 Mayor Presents Award of Excellence for December

 City Crime Rate Drops to 18-Year Low

 Mayor Forms Street Finance Committee

 Lincoln Named One of Top Digital Cities in Nation

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