Sarpy Southwest Transmission Project Public Hearing

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OPPD is hosting a public hearing to meet with impacted landowners along the final transmission line routes to learn more about the project and ask questions about how the project will affect impacted property.

Sarpy Southwest Transmission Project Public Hearing

Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Time: 6 - 8 p.m. (6:15 p.m. presentation)
Location: First United Methodist Church, 480 Main Street, Springfield, NE 68059

Virtual*: To register to join the public hearing online, please click this link and click the ‘Register’ button:

Pre-registration will give you event emails and an outlook calendar invite.

When it's time to join, use this link: https://oppd.webex.com/oppd/onstage/g.php?MTID=eee6ca9f087dc626cdf973a3d1aefda3d

Event Number: 2456 879 4270
Event Password: Sarpy2021

When joining, you will be prompted for your name and email. This information is only used to identify you as an attendee, and to send any follow-up information regarding the event. This information is for OPPD internal use only and will not be shared publicly.

If you want to join the meeting via telephone only:
Toll Free: 1-844-621-3956
Access Code: 2456 879 4270
Press # to continue without an attendee ID.

When connected, you will be in listen-only mode. Directions for public questions or comments will be provided during the hearing. A comment form also will auto-generate via the online streaming platform at the conclusion of the hearing.

If you have trouble joining the WebEx Event, please visit the WebEx Help Center: https://help.webex.com/en-us/WBX9000018881/Troubleshooting-Meetings

Try joining a Webex Test meeting prior to the event here: https://www.webex.com/test-meeting.html

*We will try to provide but cannot guarantee the same experience using our online option.


Please plan to attend the public hearing in person if you are comfortable doing so. For those unable to attend, the online option will be available. Although, we cannot guarantee the same experience using our online option as you would receive in person at the hearing. Learn more about this project, submit questions or comments, and following the hearing, view a recording and the presentation on OPPDCommunityConnect via the project webpage.

Please plan to attend the public hearing using the online option if you have COVID-19 symptoms, are feeling sick or if you have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days.

Safety is at the forefront of our company, as we prepare for the public hearing, we are continuously monitoring Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state and local governmental orders regarding COVID-19. Hand sanitizer, masks and social distancing will be provided at the hearing and OPPD will continue to monitor guidance and will issue new protocols if needed.

Individuals requiring physical or sensory accommodations including interpreter service, hearing impaired devices, or large print are asked to contact OPPD at least 48 hours in advance of the hearing so staff can make the public hearing accessible to any and all citizens of the community. For those without internet access, materials presented at the hearing may be obtained by contacting OPPD via the project webpage, call the OPPD Land Management hotline at (531) 226-3062 or mail to 444 South 16th St Mall, Omaha, NE 68102.

OPPD is hosting a public hearing to meet with impacted landowners along the final transmission line routes to learn more about the project and ask questions about how the project will affect impacted property.

Sarpy Southwest Transmission Project Public Hearing

Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Time: 6 - 8 p.m. (6:15 p.m. presentation)
Location: First United Methodist Church, 480 Main Street, Springfield, NE 68059

Virtual*: To register to join the public hearing online, please click this link and click the ‘Register’ button:

Pre-registration will give you event emails and an outlook calendar invite.

When it's time to join, use this link: https://oppd.webex.com/oppd/onstage/g.php?MTID=eee6ca9f087dc626cdf973a3d1aefda3d

Event Number: 2456 879 4270
Event Password: Sarpy2021

When joining, you will be prompted for your name and email. This information is only used to identify you as an attendee, and to send any follow-up information regarding the event. This information is for OPPD internal use only and will not be shared publicly.

If you want to join the meeting via telephone only:
Toll Free: 1-844-621-3956
Access Code: 2456 879 4270
Press # to continue without an attendee ID.

When connected, you will be in listen-only mode. Directions for public questions or comments will be provided during the hearing. A comment form also will auto-generate via the online streaming platform at the conclusion of the hearing.

If you have trouble joining the WebEx Event, please visit the WebEx Help Center: https://help.webex.com/en-us/WBX9000018881/Troubleshooting-Meetings

Try joining a Webex Test meeting prior to the event here: https://www.webex.com/test-meeting.html

*We will try to provide but cannot guarantee the same experience using our online option.


Please plan to attend the public hearing in person if you are comfortable doing so. For those unable to attend, the online option will be available. Although, we cannot guarantee the same experience using our online option as you would receive in person at the hearing. Learn more about this project, submit questions or comments, and following the hearing, view a recording and the presentation on OPPDCommunityConnect via the project webpage.

Please plan to attend the public hearing using the online option if you have COVID-19 symptoms, are feeling sick or if you have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days.

Safety is at the forefront of our company, as we prepare for the public hearing, we are continuously monitoring Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state and local governmental orders regarding COVID-19. Hand sanitizer, masks and social distancing will be provided at the hearing and OPPD will continue to monitor guidance and will issue new protocols if needed.

Individuals requiring physical or sensory accommodations including interpreter service, hearing impaired devices, or large print are asked to contact OPPD at least 48 hours in advance of the hearing so staff can make the public hearing accessible to any and all citizens of the community. For those without internet access, materials presented at the hearing may be obtained by contacting OPPD via the project webpage, call the OPPD Land Management hotline at (531) 226-3062 or mail to 444 South 16th St Mall, Omaha, NE 68102.

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