FaceBook Twitter youtube

RECENT

Culture

What’s Your Damage, Heather?

Music

Conor Oberst talks Dolores Diaz and the Standby Club

Culture

My Incredibly Awkward, Not-So-Funny Interview with Hannibal Buress

Specials

The sour tomorrow

Film

Mutant Fight Club

Music

Happy-Almost-Birthday James Harman & Other Music Musings

Arts

Power Play

Arts

You done gone to Uganda

Dining Section

Pig Roast, Taco Bar, and a Grand Opening

Specials

Here’s Why

New recall group emerges

As Mayor Jim Suttle awaits his day in court to fight the recall effort, a new organization emerged on Dec. 15 to help support the effort to remove him from office. Three local businessmen are listed on the Citizens for Omaha's Future initial filing. Dave Nabity — a businessman who has been critical of Suttle's police and fire contracts through his group Omaha Alliance for the Private Sector — says he is also involved with the new recall effort. Mayor Suttle Recall Committee treasurer John Chatelain says Nabity raised more than $200,000 for the committee, but there was some disagreement between the group and Nabity over how the recall effort was managed. Suttle is scheduled to present his case claiming fraud in the petition process at a Dec. 20 hearing in Douglas County District Court.

posted at 01:34 pm
on Thursday, December 16th, 2010

COMMENTS

(We're testing Disqus commenting (finally!); please let us know if you have trouble.)

comments powered by Disqus

 

« Previous Page