Gov. Ricketts Issues County Government Covid-19 Reimbursement Information
*Please note page 17 for County Government Information
Updates for the Week of May 4
Please go to the following links for updated information about COVID-19:
- Office of Governor Pete Ricketts
- University of Nebraska Medical Center
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
- University of Nebraska Medical Center
- National Association of Counties
- World Health Organization
- U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
- U.S. Department of Labor
- Nebraska Department of Labor
Grant Writing USA
Join an all-star host committee for this Central and Eastern States two-day grant management training delivered live via Zoom with replay available.
June 18-19, 2020 8:30 - 3:30 CT or 9:30 - 4:30 ET
Attend this class and you'll learn how to stay in compliance with existing and new Federal grants regulations and rules including US Treasury's recent guidance on the $150 billion Coronavirus Relief Fund.
Dates for this live event not good for you? No problem - register and enjoy on-demand replay anytime through July 18, 2020. Full details and registration are here.
The $2.2 trillion CARES Act includes $150 billion for State, Local, and Tribal governments and even more for healthcare providers and other local organizations. Are you and your agency prepared to administer your share?
Beginning and experienced grant managers and administrators from city, county and state agencies, healthcare organizations, nonprofits, K-12, colleges and universities are encouraged to attend.
Tuition is $595 and includes downloadable class materials in PDF format. Seating is limited, online reservations are necessary, and groups of 5 or more receive $50 off per person.
Payment is not required at the time of registration.
Continually updated and perfected, this is the class we've delivered more than 500 times to over 10,000 professionals just like you.
This class will sell out so gather your team now and take advantage of group discounts. Don't delay - the option to register will be gone once sold out.
Regional hosting partners for this event:
- 15th District of Illinois State Senator Harris's Office
- Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments
- Mid-America Regional Council
- New Hampshire Health Care Association
- North Central TX Council of Governments Criminal Justice Program
- SEMCOG, the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments
- St. Louis Community College
- The State of Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development: Center for Economic Research in Tennessee
If you prefer friendly, personal service:
Janet Darling, Marketing Director
More than 10,000 agencies across North America have turned to Grant Writing USA for grant writing and grant management training.
County Board Workshop CANCELLED
The NACO County Board Workshop that was scheduled to be held June 3-5, 2020 in Kearney, Nebraska has been cancelled this year due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
NACO Leadership Book Club
We hope that you are enjoying the “My Best Advice” by Dr. Tim Rahschulte, Ryan Halley and Russ Martinelli. This first set of discussion questions covers section one and two. We hope that the questions help you think about what you have read and take some time to reflect on your own or with others.
May: discussion questions for the Sections 3 through
Second set of discussion questions
June 4th 2020 at 11:00 A.M : Live webinar with Tim Rahschulte, PhD (Chief Executive Officer @The Professional Development Academy)
Register in advance for this webinar:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
The 2020 Aspire Award:
Honoring Innovative Leadership in Promoting County Employee Retirement Savings is accepting applications. This is a chance to honor innovative leadership in promoting county employee retirement savings. Take a minute to look at the information in the links below for more information!
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.
NACO Board Officers
Officers pictured from left to right are Josh Skavdahl, Sioux County Commissioner; Deb Schorr, Lancaster County Commissioner; Theresa Puls, Phelps County Commissioner; Kim Elder, Keith County Commissioner; Judy Mutzenberger, Cuming County Supervisor
Institute of Excellence Registration / Information
Handbook and Directory Order Form
Please print the form for the publication and return it to the NACO office or email it to Danielle Belina
- Budget Workshop Handbooks
- County Board of Equalization Handbooks
- County Directory
- County Board Handbook
County Purchasing Act
2020 Government Committee Recommendations
OpenSky Policy Institute
Election results for counties with a MIPS website can be
MIPS Election Site