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Proposed Plan Modification Amendment 2020-5

The Community Redevelopment Authority has proposed an amendment to a Plan Modification for the following legally described property:  Lots 1-8, Block 1, and Lots 1-4, Block 2, Theatre District Subdivision, Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska This amendment to property is proposed for Hastings City Council consideration as part of Redevelopment Area #13. …

Text to 911 now available in Adams County

The Hastings Police Department is proud to announce that the 911 Center can now accept text-to-911 for Adams County. Most wireless customers can now send a text-to-911 in an emergency. Text-to-911 should only be used in an emergency situation, when placing a 911 phone call is not possible. For instance, if the caller is deaf, hard of hearing, speech…

Fisher Fountain renovations complete

Renovations and repairs for Fisher Fountain are complete after nearly six months of work. The fountain was tested on the Fourth of July before being turned back off for finishing touches and programming. It is now back on and operational for the public to visit and enjoy at 1228 N. Denver Ave. During daytime hours, the fountain operates with its perimeter…

Police investigating fatal shooting

The Hastings Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on Friday evening. Officers were called to the 400 block of South Pine Avenue for a man with a gunshot wound at 9:54 p.m. Friday. When officers arrived on scene, they located a deceased 28-year-old male subject inside the residence at 411 South Pine Avenue. The Hastings…

Water main replacement to close portion of 7th Street

Work to replace a water main will temporarily close part of 7th Street to through traffic. Beginning on Monday, July 26, the intersection at W. 7th Street and Crane Avenue will close to through traffic while crews install portions of the new water main. Installation will occur in two locations within the closure, requiring two days each. Concrete replacement…