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2016 APA Award Winners Announced

The Nebraska Chapter of the American Planning Association recently held its annual APA awards ceremony in Kearney on March 10, 2016 at the NPZA Annual Planning Conference. Three awards were received by JEO and our clients in three of the eighteen categories. The first award received was the “Daniel Burnham Award for Comprehensive Plan” for [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:32+00:00 March 16th, 2016|Current Projects, HMEP, News, Planning, Project|0 Comments

JEO and Dakota City Received An ACEC/Nebraska Award for the Water Treatment Facility Improvements

The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)/Nebraska recently announced their 2016 Engineering Excellence Awards. JEO Consulting Group, Inc. and the City of Dakota City were selected as a Merit Award and Category F: Water/Waste Water Award winner for the Dakota City Water Treatment Facility Improvements Project. The award was given out at the ACEC/Nebraska Awards [...]

By | 2016-03-08T16:36:40+00:00 March 8th, 2016|Engineering, News, Project, Water Infrastructure|0 Comments

Best County Road Paving Project in the Nation

Few can claim to have developed a project recognized as best in the nation, but the engineering team from JEO’s Ankeny, Iowa office was bestowed with this honor at the recent American Concrete Pavement Association’s Annual Meeting in Bonita Springs, Florida. JEO, along with Monona County, Iowa and project contractor, Cedar Valley Corporation were recognized [...]

By | 2016-10-11T11:15:51+00:00 December 21st, 2015|Engineering, News, Project, Transportation|0 Comments

Wayne Aquatic Center Ground Breaking Draws Out Plenty of Help

The Wayne Aquatic Center started off on the right foot after its July 10 ground breaking ceremony. With more than 200 people said to have been in attendance, over 60 of those were local kids. The ground breaking featured speakers such as Joel Hansen, city planner, and Lowell Johnson, city administrator. However, this wasn’t your [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:34+00:00 July 23rd, 2015|Current Projects, Engineering, News, Project|0 Comments

FEMA approves 3 hazard mitigation plans

Congratulations to the Nemaha, Lower Platte South, and Upper Loup Natural Resources Districts! On June 22, 2015, JEO received notification from the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) stating that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) approved three of JEO’s recently completed hazard mitigation plans (HMP), pending documentation of jurisdictional adoption. The three plans are for [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:34+00:00 July 6th, 2015|News, Project|0 Comments

Ralston Comprehensive Plan Update Wins Nebraska APA Award

The Nebraska Chapter of the American Planning Association recently awarded the “Daniel Burnham Award for Comprehensive Plan” to the Ralston Comprehensive Plan Update. This comprehensive plan update was completed through the partnership of JEO and the City of Ralston, NE. The Daniel Burnham Award for a Comprehensive Plan is a prestigious award that recognizes comprehensive [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:35+00:00 March 16th, 2015|Planning, Project|0 Comments

Grant funds awarded to several JEO clients

JEO is excited to share the news about several of our clients recently receiving funding for their community betterment projects. City of Glenwood, Iowa Earlier this month, Glenwood, IA was awarded two grants to help cost-share the lazy river feature at the new Charles E. Lakin Aquatic Center. Specifically, the city received a $3,000 grant [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:35+00:00 January 16th, 2015|Funding, News, Project|0 Comments

Council Bluffs levee project receives helpful funding

The city of Council Bluffs and JEO have reason to celebrate! Together, they worked hard to receive $57,000,000 in financial assistance from the Iowa Flood Mitigation Program for the city’s flood mitigation project. News of this funding assistance is both exciting and crucial to this $114-million project, which involves numerous improvements to an aging levee [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:37+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Engineering, News, Project|0 Comments

New Summer Destination Offers A’ror’n Good Time

The community of Aurora has reason to be excited this summer: its 45 year old pool has been demolished and replaced with a new $3.5 million aquatic facility. After a successful soft opening a week earlier, excitement filled the air in Aurora on May 30. Not only did this mark the pool’s grand opening, complete with [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:38+00:00 June 25th, 2014|Engineering, Jobs, News, Project|0 Comments

The Lex-Plan 2013 wins an award

The Nebraska Chapter of the American Planning Association recently awarded the “Daniel Burnham Award for Comprehensive Plan” to The Lex-Plan 2013, a comprehensive plan developed through the partnership of JEO Consulting Group, Inc. and the City of Lexington, Nebraska. The Daniel Burnham Award for a Comprehensive Plan is a prestigious award that recognizes comprehensive plans [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:41+00:00 April 8th, 2014|News, Planning, Project|0 Comments