We've Changed!

As you can see, the website looks a little bit different. But fear not! Everything that was on the old site is still here on the new! However, some things may have been rearranged, ever so slightly. For example, a few of the changes made were:

  • Careers menu has been moved under Classfieds, along with a new For Sale link
  • About the League is now About Us
  • Calendar of Events has been moved under About Us

Take a look around. If you have any questions or notice anything out of place, please feel free to Contact Us!

What follows is a link to Municipal Equalization Fund (MEF) Aid Figures.

MEF AID for FY13-14


League of Nebraska Municipalities announces Executive Board membership

West Point Mayor Marlene Johnson to serve as President

Marlene Johnson, Mayor of West Point, will serve as President of the 2013-14 Executive Board of the League of Nebraska Municipalities. The elections was held at the League's annual business meeting in La Vista in conjunction with the League's 2013 Annual Conference. Alan Michl, Exeter Village Board Chair, will serve as president-elect of the organization's board; Chuck Harris, Mayor of York, will serve as Vice President, and Chris Beutler, Mayor of Lincoln, will remain a member of the board as past president.

Directors elected to the board are the following: Wendall Gaston, Mayor of Sidney; Roger Goldfish, Mayor of Ord; Roger Foster, Mayor of Crete; Stan Clouse, Mayor of Kearney; Jean Stothert, Mayor of Omaha; Alicia Toczek, Mayor of Loup City; Rita Sanders, Mayor of Bellevue; and, Fred Feldges, Mayor of Alliance. Board representatives are the following: Brett Baker, City Administrator of Seward; Mary Peschel, Administrator/Clerk/Treasurer of Schuyler; and, Randy Woldt, Utilities Superintendent of Wisner.


Legislative News

Items of Interest to Municipalities

Lawmakers convened for the 2014 legislative session Jan. 8 for a 60-day, or short, legislative session. It is the second session of the 103rd Legislature. Lawmakers began the session with 406 carryover bills and resolutions. Committee hearings have ended and lawmakers are meeting on the floor of the Legislature in the afternoons, as well as the mornings. As always, the League is monitoring several hundred bills this session. Information about your state Senators and the Legislature can be found at www.nebraskalegislature.gov.