Senator Murman's Legislative Update
February 17, 2022
By Sen. Dave Murman
District 38, Nebraska Unicameral
There is a proposal before the legislature this session to fund the Statewide Tourism and Recreational Water Access and Resource Sustainability (STAR WARS) project. This project proposes to build a lake between Lincoln and Omaha. It also intends to fund projects in other parts of the state, including Lake McConaughy and the Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area.
After learning of the specifics of this proposal, I was disappointed some of the other large lakes in the state were left out. Since it is important to support tourism at other...