Millwork Commons is a collaborative community designed to inspire and support the work of innovators and creators by providing engaging spaces to work, live, connect, explore, and unwind. With over 60 companies and nonprofit organizations located in the neighborhood and Nebraska’s fastest-growing company, Flywheel, joining the community, Millwork Commons is a hub for tech, art, design, and community growth.
Innovative businesses currently in the neighborhood
Square feet of cutting-edge space in historic buildings equivalent to 0.5 First National Bank towers
The length in feet of The Mastercraft Building — the equivalent of 3 football fields
Apartment units currently in design, with options that range from fun to sophisticated – and more to come!
Acres of land, the size of Grand Central Station in New York City
Mule barn (zero mules!)
March 6, 2020
Paul Smith leads Black Dog Management, an investment and real estate development firm focused on strengthening Omaha’s urban core. Learn how he is investing and creating collaborative spaces designed to inspire and support the work of innovators and creators.
Mike Cassling, head of the Aksarben Foundation’s Nebraska Tech Collaborative, is looking to stem the tide of tech workforce shortages.
Over the summer, we began collaborating with Amplify Arts to bring the first outdoor public art to Millwork Commons. Public art has been part of the long-term plan for Millwork Commons since the beginning, but the Amplify Arts team helped...