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Membership Benefits

All Nebraska municipalities are eligible to become members. Contact the League office for information about joining!

  1. Representation before the Nebraska Legislature - The League sponsors and encourages beneficial legislation on behalf of cities and villages and opposes legislation that would be detrimental to the interests of municipalities. Working with the Governor's office, State Senators and other lobbying organizations keep the League busy fighting for members interests all year.
  2. Technical assistance to member municipalities - The League's attorneys offer invaluable technical assistance.
  3. Reduced registration fees to informative League conferences - Through the League's informative conferences, seminars, and training programs, you can gain the latest important information affecting you and your municipality. The League's conferences also offer you a chance to network with your colleagues. Check out our Calendar of Events for upcoming conferences!
  4. Link between city attorneys and the League's Legal Counsel on key legal opinions.
  5. Coordination of Utilities Section activities with the League.
  6. Coordination of Municipal Clerks and Finance Officers activities.
  7. Link with the National League of Cities.
  8. Access to surveys and research studies.
  9. Nebraska Municipal Review - This is the League's monthly magazine. Free classified advertising is offered in the Review to member municipalities.
  10. Nebraska Directory of Municipal Officials - League's annual publication listing information about each municipality and municipal officials.
  11. Codification Service - In partnership with American Legal Publishing, the League offers a codification service for a separate cost.
  12. Municipal Insurance Pool - A municipal insurance pool is available through the League Association of Risk Management (LARM) to stabilize rates, offer risk management services, and provide quality insurance coverage for those member cities and villages desiring to contract for this additional service.

Legislative News

Items of Interest to Municipalities

City and state leaders call for proactive approach to emerald ash borer

Lincoln Sen. Patty Pansing Brooks, Lincoln Mayor Chris Beutler, Plattsmouth Mayor Paul Lambert and Dr. Scott Josiah of the Nebraska Forest Service called for cities and the state to be proactive in dealing with the emerald ash borer (EAB), which is projected to cause more than $960 million in damage statewide. Costs can be contained by taking action now. Lincoln Southeast High School Students in the background spent time wrapping ribbons around the ash trees to show the impact of EAB when it strikes.

 
The League of Nebraska Municipalities is a nonprofit organization of cities and villages that was established in the late 1800s to represent municipalities in the Legislature. The League’s functions include sponsoring educational seminars, publishing a magazine and newsletters, representing its member cities and villages on state advisory boards and answering technical questions. The top priority is representing its members in the legislative process.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Tue Aug 30 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Rubber Gloving Workshop - Sidney
Wed Aug 31 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Rubber Gloving Workshop - Sidney
Thu Sep 01 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Rubber Gloving Workshop - Sidney
Wed Sep 07 @ 8:00AM - 05:00AM
Electric Distribution Underground School - Sidney
Thu Sep 08 @ 8:00AM - 12:00PM
Electric Distribution Underground School - Sidney
Tue Sep 13 @ 8:30AM - 03:30PM
Backflow Workshop - Wayne
Wed Sep 14 @ 8:30AM - 03:30PM
Backflow Workshop - Beatrice
Wed Sep 21 @ 8:00AM - 12:01PM
Annual Conference - Kearney
Thu Sep 22 @ 8:00AM - 12:01PM
Annual Conference - Kearney
Fri Sep 23 @ 8:00AM - 12:01PM
Annual Conference - Kearney
Sun Sep 25 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
ICMA Annual Conference - Kansas City
Mon Sep 26 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
ICMA Annual Conference - Kansas City
Tue Sep 27 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
ICMA Annual Conference - Kansas City
Wed Sep 28 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
ICMA Annual Conference - Kansas City
Tue Oct 04 @ 8:30AM - 03:30PM
Water Operator Workshop - Albion