Omaha, Neb., November 16, 2020 – David G. Brown, president and CEO, Greater Omaha Chamber, issued the following supportive statement regarding today’s groundbreaking for Omaha’s Kiewit Luminarium, a $101 million science center scheduled to open on Omaha’s riverfront in 2023.

“Today’s groundbreaking further solidifies Greater Omaha as a world-class region. We are beyond fortunate to have Heritage Services, Kiewit, MECA and our many area business partners working together to make Kiewit Luminarium, a gem of a science center, happen right here on Lewis & Clark Landing. Communities committed to STEM experiences understand many of our world’s most critical issues are steeped in science. A commitment to STEM is a commitment to Omaha. Congratulations to all involved.”