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Restaurant owner concerned about sign near 44th and Dodge

Credit: KMTV Action 3 News
Published on May 16, 2019 - Duration: 01:40s
Restaurant owner concerned about sign near 44th and Dodge
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Restaurant owner concerned about sign near 44th and Dodge

DODGE STREET INMIDTOWN ...ONE OF THEBUSIEST AREAS INTHE CITY.ALL THAT TRAFFIC...A BIG PLUS FORRESTAURANTOWNER NICKTRIANTAFILLOUBUT LATELY ...:09:34:44-:09:34:47"THEY SAY IT'SGOOD BUT WECANNOT SEE YOURPLACE."TRIANTAFILLOUSAYS IT'S BECAUSEA NEW HOTELBLOCKS THE VIEWOF THERESTAURANT HE'SOWNED FOR 25YEARS.:09:31:16-:09:31:23"IT'S A NICEBUILDING YOUKNOW--WE LIKETHE BUILDING--YOUKNOW BUT THEYCOMING TOO FARAWAY ...AND THEY BLOCKTHE SIGN.":09:43:19-:09:43:30"I'M A REGULAR ...I'VE BEEN HEREFOR YEARS SO IT'SHERE, I COMEHERE FOR THISREASON ...BUT FOR NEWCUSTOMERS, YOUCAN'T SEE THESIGN IF YOU'REHEADED EASTDOWN DODGE."TRIANTAFILLOUTELLS US HE ISN'TUPSET ABOUT THENEWDEVELOPMENT ...IN FACT HEWELCOMES IT.:09:35:55-:09:36:06"I'M NOTCOMPLAINING FORTHE BUILDING ...I JUST WANT THEMTO GIVE ME THEOPPORTUNITY FORME TO HAVE 5/6FOOT SIGN ...YOU KNOW WHAT IMEAN THEBUILDING ISBEAUTIFUL IT'SNICE."THE ISSUE HEDOES HAVE ...HIS BUSINESSESSIGN GETTINGLOST BEHIND ALLTHE NEWDEVELOPMENT...AND RIGHT NOWHE'S IN TALKS WITHTHE CITY'SPLANNING ANDINSPECTIONSDEPARTMENT, TOGET A NEW SIGNBUILT.:09:38:51-:09:39:00"WE'VE JUSTOBTAINED APERMIT FROM THECITY OF OMAHA TOERECT A GORILLADOWN ON THEEAST END OF THEPROPERTY SO IT'SA LITTLE MOREVISIBLE FOR THEEASTBOUNDTRAFFIC."TRIANTANFILLOUTELLS US ...HIS SALES HAVEGONE DOWNABOUT 20PERCENT SINCETHE BUILDINGWENT UP 5MONTHS AGO.BUT ONCECONSTRUCTIONWRAPS ...AND HIS NEWGORILLA SIGNGOES UP ...TRIANTAFILLOUSAYS HEOPTIMISTICBUSINESS WILL GOBACK TO NORMAL.:09:33:06-:09:33:08"WE'RE NOTASKING TOO MUCH,REALLY."THE OWNER TELLSUS HE'S LOOKINGFORWARD TO EVENMOREDEVELOPMENTSAND NEWERBUILDINGS IN THISAREA ...HE JUST WANTS TOMAKE SUREDRIVERS WILL BEABLE TO SEE HISPLACE.REPORTING LIVE INMIDTOWN ...SYDNEY GRAY 3NEWS NOW.OMAHA POLIC

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