Omaha Downtown Improvement District Foundation
To support, preserve, create and enhance a clean, green, safe and active, competitive and thriving Downtown Omaha that attracts and retains businesses, employees, residents, and visitors. Improvement activities include beautification and litter removal, economic development programs, safety and security enhancements, advocacy, and activation. General areas served include Old Market, 16 Street Corridor, Central Business District, Gene Leahy Mall, Riverfront, and CenturyLink Center.
The vision of the association is to create a more inviting and attractive Downtown region for residents, businesses, property owners, employee, visitors, and investors by developing projects that reflect the needs and desires of the District. Improvement activities include beautification and litter removal, economic development programs, safety and security enhancements, advocacy, and activation.
Donations will be utilized for planting native grasses, dog waste stations, cigarette disposal receptacles, curb line vacuum, and power washer. We appreciate your contributions.
The ODID staff includes the Clean & Green Team that maintains clean and beautiful public spaces; the Downtown Ambassadors who provide friendly assistance to visitors and residents; a privately contracted security team that operates in the evenings and on weekends; and an advocacy program that focuses on everything from working with residents to assisting businesses in day to day needs. The association is also involved in local events and activities produced for the public, and sponsors several regular activation programs such as outdoor exercise classes, art walks, and outdoor music concerts.