Posted April 23rd, 2015 by ChuckOn average, Nebraskans paid nearly $1,200 more annually for gas per car in 2013 than they did in 1993. However, in 2013, Nebraskans paid just $3 more in state gas taxes per car than they did in 1993, and they actually paid $12 less than they did in 2003.
Posted April 22nd, 2015 by ChuckThursday, April 30 is shaping up to be a very busy day in regards to the Nebraska budget discussion. On that day, the Legislature is scheduled to begin debate on the Appropriations Committee budget proposal, and the Nebraska Economic Forecasting Advisory Board will meet to update revenue projections. Also, that morning OpenSky will host a budget briefing in Lincoln from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Posted April 15th, 2015 by ChuckThe Lincoln Journal Star has included OpenSky Board President Dick Campbell on a list of 20 of the most influential men in Lincoln!
Posted April 10th, 2015 by ChuckBuilding and maintaining a strong transportation network is critical to sustained economic growth and vitality in our state. However, the value of the gas tax has not kept up with the rising costs of construction necessary to make these important investments in our roads and bridges.