2020 Contractor Forum

Lincoln Transportation and Utilities, Project Delivery Construction Section will hold a Contractor Forum:

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 Country Inn & Suites, 5353 N 27th Street 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Beverages and donuts will be served.

This a new format of a meeting to replace the City’s Spring Meeting. Please note that the City’s previous Spring Meeting with Site Supervisor training has been eliminated. The new meeting format will focus on providing construction firm owners, managers, foreman and estimators with work zone safety topics, major changes to the City of Lincoln Standard Plans and Specifications, and new programs within Lincoln Transportation and Utilities, Project Delivery Construction Section. In addition, outstanding contractor performance during 2019 will be recognized.

Please RSVP with the number of attendees from your firm.


8:30 a.m. to 8:35 a.m.Russ Gasper – Welcome and Introduction

8:35 a.m. to 8:50 a.m.Thomas Casady – Organizational Update

8:50 a.m. to 9:05 a.m.Lonnie Burklund – Organization Structure

9:05 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.Kris Humphrey – Standard Specifications Update

9:20 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.Break

9:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.Lonnie Burklund – Project Construction & Work Zone Safety

9:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.Jim Cover, Nebraska Department of Labor Safety Consultation Program – Safety Programs

10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.Utility Contact Updates

10:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.Thomas Shafer, Awards

Additional questions can be directed to Russ Gasper at rgasper@lincoln.ne.gov or (402) 580-8438.

Thank you and we hope to see you there!