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Buffalo County
  • Part-Time Cook Opening
    Consolidated Management Company is accepting applications for part-time cook in the jail.Newspaper ad

    Job information and how to apply
  • Communications Officer Position Opening
    The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for a Communications Officer.

    Job information and how to apply.
  • Sheriff's Sale - June 1, 2017 for Minnie B. Trubl
    The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office is holding a sale June 1, 2017. Please check details for time and location.

    Click here for details.
  • Sheriff's Sale - June 1, 2017 for Max Q. Snyder
    The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office is holding a sale June 1, 2017. Please check details for time and location.

    Click here for details.
  • Buffalo County Highway Dept - Maintainer Position
    Buffalo County Highway Department is accepting applications for employment for a Maintainer Operator for the Kearney area.  Experience preferred. 

    See our employment page for details.
    
Floodplain
Floodplain

Information for those affected by recent map changes:
NeFSMA Newsletterflooded house
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.

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.