A public open house of the Antelope Creek Watershed Basin Management Plan is set for 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, September 30 at Gere Library, 2400 S. 56th St. Presentations will begin at 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. and will last about 20 minutes. Residents are invited to discuss the plan and provider input to staff from the City of Lincoln and the Lower Platte South Natural Resources District (LPSNRD) as well as the scientists and engineers working on the project.
The plan will guide actions to improve the water quality in Antelope Creek. The plan will cost about $507,100, which is being funded by the City and the LPSNRD. The project began in May and is expected to be completed by September 2011.
For more information, contact Ed Kouma, City of Lincoln Public Works and Utilities Department, at 441-7018 or visit the City website at lincoln.ne.gov (keyword: watershed).