EO:21-02 - Public Meetings Requirement Limited Waiver (Rev. 1/11/2021)
All COVID-19 Updates - updated 9-3-2020
Nominations for the 2021 Outstanding County Board Member Award are open to county board members who have been in office for at least four terms. Applications are due April 30, 2021.
2021 Institute of Excellence Registration is now open
New Online Learning Opportunity in 2021
In partnership with the University of Nebraska, county officials may register for a three-week educational series to learn from university professors as well as county and state officials. This online course provides an opportunity for participants to network with other county officials on an online discussion forum and a weekly live webinar. Registration opens for all three series on January 4th, 2021 and each series has a registration fee of $100.00.
Applications are being accepted for twelve $1,000 scholarships that will be awarded to seniors graduating from Nebraska high schools. Children, stepchildren, and children under the legal guardianship of Nebraska county officials and employees are eligible. Recipients must further their education within the state of Nebraska. A special award, the Ronda Dix Memorial Scholarship, may be presented to an applicant planning a career in nursing. Additional information and the application form can be found here. The scholarship application deadline is March 1, 2021.
2020 NACO Award Winners
Next Gen Award – Richardson County Treasurer, Amanda Bartek-Young
Next Gen Award – Nance County Assessor, Megan Zoucha
Lifetime Achievement Award- Stanton County Treasurer, Sandy Zoubek
County Official of the Year – Webster County Commissioner, Keith Buschow
TestIT: How Fast is Your Broadband – Download and use this app to gather data on your current internet speed. The National Association of County Officials is using the data to help identify gaps in the nation’s rural broadband coverage.
Go to https://www.naco.org/testit for more information. Available for IOS and Android.
LB 1107 Nebraska Income Tax Credit for School District Taxes Paid (Nebraska Property Tax Incentive Act Credit)
Handbook and Directory Order Form
Please print the form for the publication and return it to the NACO office or email it to Peggy Brass
- Budget Workshop Handbooks
- County Board of Equalization Handbooks
- County Directory
- County Board Handbook
Associate and Sustaining Members
County Purchasing Act
2020 Government Committee Recommendations
Election results for counties with a MIPS website can be
MIPS Election Site