Lincoln City Council

Assisted living project back on track

A stalled project to build an assisted living facility behind Wal-Mart should be back on track, city staffers said Tuesday night at the Lincoln City Council meeting. Lindy Childer ...

Lincoln meets water conservation goal for June

Water use in June for the city of Lincoln was down by 39 percent, a key city staffer said at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting. That surpasses the state-mandated goal of a ...

Council approves changes to Sorrento project

A request to reduce the scope of a housing project from 116 to 39 homes was approved 4-1 Tuesday night by the Lincoln City Council. The approved request for Sorrento Village 10 in ...

Lincoln City Council holds up Sorrento project

Developers looking for city approval to change a housing project from 116 homes to 39 met with stiff resistance at the June 23 Lincoln City Council meeting. Approval of Sorrento V ...

Councilman angered by consultants on two projects

Almost $3 million in spending was approved June 9 by the Lincoln City Council, although one councilman was absent, one voted yes under protest and another was adamantly against the ...

Lincoln City Council passes $82.2 million budget on time

An $82.2 million “status quo” budget was unanimously passed Tuesday night by the Lincoln City Council with little debate and no special requests granted. Although the ...

Councilman proposes no fines for water wasters

Lincoln City Councilman Spencer Short proposed Tuesday night that the council consider eliminating fines from the recently-approved water regulations and restrictions. Short, angr ...

Council puts off budget approval for two weeks

Approval of the city budget was put off Tuesday night for two weeks, which gives the Lincoln City Council more time to review the spending plan. The proposed budget includes a Gen ...

Lincoln City Council adopts new water regulations

New water regulations and an enforcement plan were unanimously adopted Tuesday night by the Lincoln City Council members, including a restriction on outdoor watering more than twic ...

Lincoln City Council holds special budget meeting

All three Lincoln fire stations may be open full time – 24 hours per day, seven days per week – if changes to the city’s budget are approved in June, according to ...