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OPPD Calendar of Events

OPPD Calendar of Events

January 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, January 15, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, January 17, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.


February 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, February 12, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, February 14, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.


March 2019

2019 Heat the Streets Run and Walk for Warmth

  • Saturday, March 2, 2019
  • Check-in 7:30-8:45 a.m., Event 9:00-11:00 a.m.
  • Stinson Park at Aksarben Village, 1920 S. 67th St., Omaha, NE 68106

Heat the Streets Run is a professionally-timed 5K run beginning at 9:00 a.m. Walk for Warmth is an untimed, one-mile walk, immediately following the run, both held at Stinson Park at Aksarben Village.  

Proceeds from the run and walk go to local energy assistance programs to help seniors, people with disabilities and low-income families pay their utility bills. The event is held in the cold winter months to bring attention to those who struggle to keep the lights on and heat their homes. Visit HeatTheStreetsOmaha.org/ for more information and to register. 

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, March 12, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, March 14, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.


April 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, April 9, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Earth Day Omaha at Elmwood Park

  • Saturday, April 13, 2019
  • 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Elmwood Park, 802 South 60th St Omaha, Nebraska

Earth Day Omaha is a free event for all ages with indoor and outdoor activities. For more information, visit http://earthdayomaha.org/

Arbor Day Festival at Lauritzen Gardens

  • Thursday, April 25, 2019
  • 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Lauritzen Gardens, 100 Bancroft St, Omaha, Nebraska

The Arbor Day Festival is an educational event for elementary-aged children promoting the proper planting, care and trimming of trees. Activities include a tree-planting ceremony and the kids can make a sun catcher at the OPPD arts and crafts table. For more information about admission, visit https://www.lauritzengardens.org/.

City of Nature Challenge at OPPD Arboretum

  • Saturday, April 27, 2019
  • 10:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m.
  • Arboretum, 108th & Blondo Streets Omaha, Nebraska

For four days in April, cities around the globe will compete to see who can make the most nature observations. OPPD is hosting one such event at our Arboretum, encouraging families to find and upload images of nature with the help of NU extension educators and OPPD's Forestry team. For more information, visit omahazoo.com/citynaturechallenge.

Sarpy County Earth Day

  • Sunday, April 28, 2019
  • 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Lied Activity Center, 2700 Arboretum Dr, Bellevue, Nebraska
Sarpy County Earth Day is a celebration and expo inviting you to learn what you can do to connect with environmental groups in the community. This is a FREE, indoor event open to the public. OPPD will have information on its electric vehicles and new community solar program. All ages welcome. For more information, visit Green Bellevue.  

May 2019

Cinco De Mayo Parade

  • Saturday, May 4, 2019
  • 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • 24th Street, D to L Streets, Omaha Nebraska

The Cinco de Mayo parade is the largest and best in the Midwest. OPPD will be joining a full roster of parade participants featuring floats, marching bands, unique entertainers, businesses and organizations that strive to give back to the community to celebrate their heritage. Visit cincodemayoomaha.com for more information.

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.


June 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, June 20, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.


July 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m. Closed Session (if needed)
  • 10:00 a.m. Public Meeting
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, July 11, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.


August 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, August 13, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m. Closed Session (if needed)
  • 10:00 a.m. Public Meeting
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, August 15, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.


September 2019

Touch-A-Truck 2019

  • Saturday, September 7, 2019
  • 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • First Data/UNO parking lots, just south of 69th & Pacific

The Child Saving Institute's exciting "friend-raiser" is a free event for the entire family where children can see and climb on "real life" vehicles. A team of OPPD safety professionals and line technicians will give brief presentations that demonstrate the importance of electrical safety. Other activities will include face-painting, prizes, bouncy tents, food, clowns and more. For more information, visit https://childsaving.org/newsevents/touch-a-truck

American Lung Association Corporate Cup - OPPD employee team

  • Sunday, September, 8 2019
  • 8:00 a.m.
  • Aksarben Village, 2285 S 67th St, Omaha, Nebraska

When you participate in the 39th Annual Fight for Air Corporate Cup, you are participating in a piece of Omaha history and stepping up to make a positive impact for those affected by lung disease. You will raise funds to support the American Lung Association's mission while choosing to WALK or RUN a 2-mile course or a 10K USATF certified course. There is also a 100 yard dash for kids ages 5-10 years old! For more information, visit the Corporate Cup website.

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, September 10, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m. Closed Session (if needed)
  • 10:00 a.m. Public Meeting
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, September 12, 2018
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

National Drive Electric Week

  • Sunday, September 15, 2019
  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  • Bellevue University Campus, 812 Bruin Blvd, Bellevue Nebraska

Bellevue University is hosting the 2019 Omaha NDEW event at its campus in Bellevue, Neb. The vehicle display will be in Parking Lot E on the northwest side of the campus. OPPD will display a fleet EV in the vehicle display.

Indoor presentations and information tables will be in the adjacent John B. Muller Administrative Services Building. OPPD will be on hand to answer questions about charging station and home wiring rebates.

OPPD will also take part in a panel discussion to talk about OPPD's EV program. Visit https://driveelectricweek.org/event.php?eventid=1632 for more information.


October 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, October 15, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m. Closed Session (if needed)
  • 10:00 a.m. Public Meeting
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, October 17, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Nebraska Wind & Solar Conference

  • Tuesday, October 29, and Wednesday, October 30, 2019
  • Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel, 333 S 13th Street, Lincoln Nebraska

The Nebraska Wind & Solar Conference is a two-day event that brings together a diverse range of stakeholders from Nebraska and across the country to share the latest information and innovations in wind and solar. Visit https://www.nebraskawsc.com/ for more information on the conference and exhibition. 


November 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, November 12, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m. Closed Session (if needed)
  • 10:00 a.m. Public Meeting
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, November 14, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.


December 2019

Board of Directors Committee Meetings

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2019
  • 8:30 a.m. Closed Session (if needed)
  • 10:00 a.m. Public Meeting
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly committee meetings of the Board of Directors will be held the first Tuesday before Board meeting each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, December 12, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Review meeting material. Watch the meeting via live stream. Past videos can also be viewed anytime on YouTube.