Douglas County tax base gets big boost

Douglas County tax base gets big boost
The Douglas County Assessor's Office found that many property valuations were too low and adjusted 23,000 of them for 2015. For example, the preliminary valuation of Whispering Ridge Apartments near 180th and West Maple was increased by 25 percent.
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Omaha's air too smoggy? New EPA pollution rules could affect drivers, but help
Mail: Environmental Protection Agency, EPA Docket Center (EPA/DC), Mailcode 28221T, Attention Docket ID No. OAR–2008-0699, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20460. Deadline: March 17, 2015. For more information: www.epa.gov/glo/.
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MATTA: Passport fees to boost travel
It was reported that the fee for a new Malaysian international passport and renewal had been reduced to RM200 from the previous RM300. On a separate matter, Hamzah said the association was also in favour of visa exemptions being granted for up to 14 …
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Bill: Accept Military ID's For Florida Driver's License Identification
“The vetting and clearances they undergo are certainly more detailed than getting a passport or birth certificate or other forms of identification. Yet, under current law, a military ID is not sufficient proof of identity to apply for or renew a driver …
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Assisted-living providers need boost in rate

Assisted-living providers need boost in rate
averages $ 56 a day, close to the cost of the PASSPORT home-care program, but dramatically lower than the cost of nursing homes. However, unlike other components of the community-based care spectrum, assisted-living Medicaid waiver providers have not …
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Jeweler's plea admits scam victimized 217
But with the thefts estimated at anywhere from $ 1 million to $ 2 million, it appears unlikely that Blarr, 48, will ever be able to compensate those he “systematically” stole from, either by selling them fake diamonds for cost of real ones, replacing …
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