Policy Change Articles

June 6, 2019

Vacant Lot Giveaway: Postponed

In mid March, the Omaha Municipal Land Bank presented the Vacant Lot Giveaway to the public, a project that would allow up to three qualified applicants to win a vacant lot and up to $5,000 in redevelopment funds for their project. We were blown away by the response, and we received applications for 20 different…

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October 5, 2017

Major Policy Change

Announcing a Major Policy Change! In order to spur development, the OMLB Board has updated our redevelopment policy: for single-family residential rehabs the timeline for redevelopment will now be nine months instead of two years. The redevelopment timeline will still be two years for other properties, including multi-family residential rehabs and new construction. Please contact…

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