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
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.