Streetcar Context Intensive Level Survey

On January 18, 2017 Bancroft Street Market hosted Alley Poyner Maccietto Architecture, Restoration Exchange Omaha, The Omaha Planning Department and The Nebraska State Historic Preservation Office for a public meeting on an Intensive Level Historic Building Survey of buildings and objects along the historic Omaha & Council Bluffs Street Railway Routes. Records show that the … [Read more…]

Bike De’Lights

  8th Annual Bike De’Lights Bancroft Market 2702 S. 10th Street Omaha, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Break out your battery-powered string lights, gloves, and balaclavas! It’s that time of year to decorate your bike and ride around downtown and midtown Omaha to see the holiday lights! This is the 8th Annual Bike De’Lights, a … [Read more…]

Complete Streets Omaha Open House October 26, 2016

Complete Streets Open House The City of Omaha and it’s partners are currently developing a Complete Streets Design Guide as part of continued efforts to provide a transportation system that works safely and comfortably for all. Its purpose is to help implement our new Complete Streets Policy. The Guide will delineate the needs of people traveling … [Read more…]

2016 BBL Bancroft to Bayliss Loop

Join us every Saturday at 10 AM at Bancroft Street Market, 2702 South 10th for a 17 mile fun group bicycle ride.  The ride is a narrated tour of public art in Omaha and Council Bluffs.  See the Missouri River.   Click here for Facebook page.

Call for chalk artists

Chalking Creative Collective is building a sidewalk and street chalk artist community in Omaha.  The group is looking for artists who work in the medium or would like to learn more about techniques, materials and styles.  Contact the collective thorough its Facebook page.   The Collective meets monthly at Bancroft Street Market for  an event.

New Sidewalk and Planters on Bancroft Street

A new 5 foot wide sidewalk has been installed on Bancroft Street from 13th Street to 1st Street at Lauritzen Gardens.  The area on Bancroft Street from 11th Street to 10th Street, adjacent to Bancroft Street Market, has been enhanced with a wider sidewalk and planters. The diagonal parking has been removed.  The improvements will enhance that pedestrian … [Read more…]

Dance Chance Omaha

Coming to Bancroft Street Market October 10, 2015 at 7:00pm. A monthly dance event called Dance Chance Omaha. Dance Chance is modeled after hour-long monthly events that happen in Chicago and Atlanta. These events help grow local dance communities by continuously showing work of three different choreographers every month. Each choreographer gets fifteen minutes to show … [Read more…]