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Climate Action… Now? After Years of Neglect, Omaha Officials Promise This Time Will Be Different

This story is part of The Reader’s Climate Beacon Newsroom initiative with Solutions Journalism Network. The sun ascended into a vacant late-summer sky as the concrete baked below. Later that day, Omaha’s heat index would reach 109 degrees. But even at 8 a.m., it was too hot for Mike McMeekin, who retreated into an air-conditioned coffee shop. McMeekin, […]