Information for those affected by recent map changes:
Community Fact Sheet
Community Talking Points
Letters of Map Changes for Buffalo County
Everyone who builds a house or structure in Buffalo County floodplain must fill out a floodplain permit. There is a $50.00 fee for Floodplain permits, effective 2/24/2004.
Download Development/Permit Application
Visit Nebraska Department of Natural Resources for information on floodplain, FEMA, and other resources.
The Zoning and Floodplain Offices are located at the Buffalo County Courthouse located at 1512 Central Avenue in Kearney.
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.