It was once called "Omaha's Prettiest Mile Boulevard". Florence Boulevard in North Omaha was built over the old Winter Quarter Wagon Road and was the first roadway in Omaha with electric lamps. Why was it called "Omaha's Prettiest Mile Boulevard" and what about all those tunnels? Adam Fletcher Sasses tells the story.
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