Since the City of Omaha put in 68 decorative planters on South 24th Street about 15 years ago, the South Omaha Business Association (SOBA) has filled them with annuals, maintained the sprinkler system and paid the water bill. 

In celebration of Earth Day, Creighton University has been holding a variety of events on campus that raise awareness and engage in behaviors that care for the Earth.

The Green Omaha Coalition is a group of leaders who help endorse sustainability in the Omaha area.

Metropolitan Community College at Do Space is the site of the first event in the Claire M. Hubbard Foundation’s Sustainability Series.

The Joslyn Institute for Sustainable Communities is offering its Urban Thinkers Campus 2.0 in August.