Lower Platte River Corridor Alliance
Environmental Suitability Assessment
Nebraska Innovation Zone Commission

The Nebraska Innovation Zone Commission (NIZC) received a grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration to complete a regional comprehensive plan for the six-county (Douglas, Sarpy, Cass, Saunders, Washington and Lancaster), Omaha and Lincoln metropolitan areas along the Intestate 80 corridor.

Relevance to ESA

  • Comprehensive inventory of existing conditions within zone of study
Development Considerations

  • Utility Provision
  • Natural and Special Amenities
  • Regional Land Use
  • Interchange Development
  • Regional Economic Development Practices

  • Nebraska Innovation Zone Commission (NIZC)
    Kathy McKillip
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box 94666
    Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-4666
  • NIZC Regional Comprehensive Plan