Pawnee City Town Hall, Union Bank Basement, 514 G Street, PAWNEE CITY
Ag Adventure at Husker Harvest Days, 9000 W. Husker Highway, WOOD RIVER
Remarks, Midwest U.S. Japan 50th Anniversary Conference, Hilton Omaha, 1001 Cass Street, OMAHA
Attend Midwest U.S. Japan 50th Anniversary Conference, Hilton Omaha, 1001 Cass Street, OMAHA
LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff on Patriot Day, which will be observed on September 11, 2018. Flags will be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Patriot Day.
LINCOLN – Next week, Governor Pete Ricketts will host U.S. and Japanese business and government leaders at the 50th Annual Midwest U.S.-Japan Association (MWJA) Conference in Omaha. Each year, the conference attracts about 400 U.S. and Japanese business executives, and will highlight the strong relationship between Japan and Midwestern states. This year, the conference takes place September 9-11, 2018.
Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced that he would hold a town hall in Pawnee City on Thursday, September 13th with Nebraska Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson. The Governor invites the public to attend the town hall.
Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced that he would hold a town hall in Nebraska City on Thursday, September 13th with Nebraska Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson. The Governor invites the public to attend the town hall.
COLUMBUS – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts attended a ribbon cutting in Columbus to celebrate the grand opening of Nebraska-based Prairie Catalytic, LLC’s new $50 million bio-based ethyl acetate production facility. Prairie Catalytic, a subsidiary of Greenyug, LLC, is a leading manufacturer of renewable chemicals. The new facility will produce ethyl-acetate — a chemical found in dozens of common household products — by way of a proprietary manufacturing process that utilizes ethanol produced from Nebraska corn.
LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts celebrated a partnership between state and federal agencies, which will help deliver infrastructure projects more efficiently in Nebraska. At the State Capitol, Governor Ricketts hosted a signing ceremony highlighting a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). This MOU is the next step in a series of steps by Governor Ricketts and NDOT to modernize Nebraska’s transportation system through streamlining environmental review processes and increasing efficiency.