Stan Nader

The meeting no citizens should miss

On April 5, at 6 p.m. at the McBean Pavilion, the City Council will hold a special meeting to receive and consider the 2010 audit for the city, budget cuts and adjustments to the c ...

Nader wants to see fiscal sustainability plan move forward

Councilman Stan Nader expressed frustration at Tuesday’s City Council meeting because a previously discussed fiscal sustainability plan was not on the night’s agenda. “I beli ...

Fiscal sustainability plan makes sense

An “aha” moment took over City Council’s last meeting. Judging from the nine residents who addressed council members at the Feb. 22 meeting about implementing a fiscal sust ...

Future PD station eyed

Lincoln’s finest could be housed next to the Lincoln Crossing Clubhouse as soon as 10 years from now. The city of Lincoln’s public safety committee met last Thursday to discuss ...

I need your support for fiscal sustainability, transparency

Since December, I have proposed ideas to make our city government more efficient and transparent, such as a fiscal sustainability plan. Although the fiscal sustainability plan is ...

Department heads recommend huge cuts

The message to close the General Fund’s structural deficit without the use of reserves was heard loud and clear by city staff during Wednesday night’s budget workshop. The thr ...

Councilman Nader responds to Short’s letter

Lincoln City Councilman Stan Nader said Monday he was “taken aback” to see his election campaign documents attached to a letter sent by fellow Councilman Spencer Short to the F ...

Recall has mixed emotions

A possible recall of three City Council members is stirring up memories of a recall 17 years ago. Some residents say a recall could divide Lincoln in two and other residents contac ...

Nader, Hydrick make good on promises

Congratulations to Stan Nader and Gabriel Hydrick and to all of us who voted for them! We made the right choice. Dave and I attended their first council meeting (last Tuesday) an ...

City manager’s accounting procedures

Assistant city manager/CFO Anna Jatczak’s explanation of a negative “Cash in Bank” (front page Dec. 16 News Messenger, “Just how much cash is in Lincoln’s reserves?) had ...