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2018 Midterm Election: GOC Environmental Survey

Green Omaha Coalition is contacting candidates for elected office in the Omaha Metropolitan area to invite their participation in an online presentation of their positions regarding the environment. Responses will be posted as they are received.

GOC is a non-partisan organization and does not endorse candidates or political parties

Survey Responses

Member News

Metropolitan Community College is now hiring for a Coordinator of Sustainable Practices at its Fort Omaha Campus.

Applications are due by Sunday, October 28, 2018.

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Pledge to Reduce Water Use & Improve Water Quality

Abundant, clean water supplies are necessary for almost everything you come in contact with on a daily basis. How would your day be different during a severe, long-term drought? Or if water quality was dramatically reduced? From showers to food production to basic human needs, water plays an integral part of our day to day life.

 

In Nebraska, we’re lucky to have abundant water sources. However, some of these bodies of water have low water quality. Looking ahead, Nebraska will face droughts, reduced water volumes, and reduced water quality. Take a pledge today to help Nebraska keep its water sources safe and abundant!

Ways to Reduce Water Use & Improve Water QualityTake the Pledge!
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Recent News:

Great Until It’s Gone: Water Use in Nebraska

Great Until It’s Gone: Water Use in Nebraska

by Sally Hopley Fresh water is all around us and used not only for our daily tasks but for food production, and the products we use. By now, most folks know it is important to reduce their water use, but here’s a quick reminder of why it is important. There is a...

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Changes to Omaha’s Commercial Recycling

Changes to Omaha’s Commercial Recycling

  On June 13, 2018, Green Omaha Coalition and the Omaha Area Higher Education Sustainability Alliance (OAHESA) hosted a forum on the "End of Single-Stream Commercial Recycling in Omaha" in Creighton University's space at the Highlander Accelerator Building. This was a...

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