ROW and FOP Contractor Requirements

All contractors must register for an account in Accela Citizen Access at my.lincoln.ne.gov/CitizenAccess. Please select "Contractor" as the account type.

ROW Contractor Requirements

  1. Complete the ROW Contractor Form PDF and submit to Building and Safety (address on form)
  2. Pay $250 account setup fee
  3. Submit bond and insurance (see ROW Construction Permit Insurance & Bond Requirements PDF)
  4. Maintain good standing with the City of Lincoln in all business and legal matters

FOP Contractor Requirements

  1. Complete the FOP Contractor Form PDF
  2. Pay $250 account setup fee
  3. Provide five years’ experience for working in joint tenancy communication systems
    1. ATT / SBC / other RBOC-approved contractor
    2. Project list showing this experience
  4. Provide list of business-owned equipment
    1. Owned equipment list for work type requested (IE splicing trailers, cable reel trailers, excavators, bore rigs, etc…)
  5. Submit all of the above to Building and Safety (address on form)
  6. Carry insurance with additional insured for the following:
    1. City of Lincoln
    2. Unite Private Networks
    3. NebraskaLink
    4. Level 3
    5. CenturyLink
    6. University of Nebraska
    7. Allo Communications
    8. Windstream
  7. Submit bond and insurance (see FOP Construction Permit Insurance & Bond Requirements PDF)
  8. Maintain good standing with the City of Lincoln in all business and legal matters