Population: 1,666,028 
Counties: 93
Governor Mike Johanns
Click here for the amount of protected land in Nebraka, and click here to review Nebraka's federal transportation spending.
Source:  Pew Center on the States & Changing Direction:  Federal Transportation Spending in the 1990s. Surface Transportation Policy Project

For an overview of Nebraska's planning and zoning statutes, see the excellent summary provided by the American Planning Association.

"Prairie Burning Trickier as New Homes Close In," Omaha World Herald. May 15, 2001.