Over the 2021 Memorial Day weekend, management at Bancroft Street Market had an opportunity to observe pedestrians on South 10th Street in Omaha. They were walking to the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo. Many of them were pushing strollers, and accompanying small children. Unfortunately, at some spots on their walk from Bancroft Street south to the … [Read more…]
In preparation for the Fiber Festival at Bancroft Street Market on August 7th and 8th, 2021. Bill from Bancroft Street Market has been out inspecting the fleece of various breeds of sheep in Nebraska and Iowa. The fleece will be available for sale at the festival.
In March 2021, Omaha Public Power District installed black iron ornamental streetlights with acorn fixtures on Bancroft Street in Omaha from 13th Street to 1st Street. The streetlights illuminate the street as well as the sidewalk. This is a significant step in developing the street aesthetic connecting historic parts of Omaha near the Missouri River. … [Read more…]
The developer’s involvement with the building at the current address of 2702 South 10th Street started in February , 2004. For many years the developer had been intrigued by the potential of South 10th Street, It connects downtown Omaha and the Henry Doorly Zoo. In 2004, downtown Omaha seemed be be undergoing a renaissance. A … [Read more…]
For a fun weekend walk or bicycle adventure you should try walking or bicycling from Omaha’s Old Market to the Henry Doorly Zoo on South 10th Street. The round trip is 4 1/2 miles, so you will meet your 10,000 steps a day goal. There are sidewalks for the entire route. The zoo is closed … [Read more…]