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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
  • Corrections Officer Position
    Buffalo County Sheriff's office has an opening for a full time Corrections Officer.  

    See our employment page for more information.
  • Notice to Bidders - Flex A Mat rip rap
    The Buffalo County Board of Commissioners are accepting separate, sealed bids for Flex A Mat rip rap material (concrete meshing) to be used on Platte River Bank Stabilization on Elm Island Road and Kilgore Road. 

    Click here for more information.
  • Community Service Officer Position
    The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for a full-time Community Service Officer.  Please see our Employment page for more information.
    
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.