Governor Heineman Announces Future Assistance, if Needed, with Wildfires and Ceasing Lawn Watering for Capitol Related Buildings

Yesterday, Governor Heineman made several announcements. Two related to the drought  in Nebraska are below.

1. Governor Heineman stated that he would ask the State Legislature for funds to help with the fighting the wildfires, if needed.

You can read more about it here from different sources:

Lincoln Journal Star: Governor promises help with wildfires

NTV: Nebraska governor promises help with wildfires

Businessweek: Neb. governor pledges monetary help with wildfires 

2. Governor Heineman also announced cut its lawn watering at the Capitol, the governor’s residence and other state buildings in Lincoln.

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