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

Gov. Ricketts announces road projects at League Annual Conference

Gov. Pete Ricketts and his distinguished guests came to the League's Annual Conference in Kearney as part of a statewide tour to unveil the Nebraska Department of Roads' new infrastructure priorities. Former Gov. Kay Orr, U.S. Sen. Deb Fisher and state Department of Roads Director Kyle Schneweis joined the Governor at the conference. All four spoke to League delegates in attendance.

Preconference Seminar: Labor Relations Update at League Annual Conference

Attorney's Jerry L. Pigsley and Kelly M. Ekeler with the law firm Woods & Aitken LLP, presented the latest updates on labor relations affecting municipalities to League delegates in attendance at the 2016 League Annual Conference on Wednesday September 21 in Kearney. Topics included New Overtime Rule, Fair Labor Standards Act, Family Medical Leave Act, Americans With Disabilities, and Equal Employment Opportunities.

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 Dec 13 @ 8:30AM - 03:30PM
Water Operator Workshop - Hastings
Wed Dec 14 @ 8:30AM - 03:30PM
Water Operator Workshop - York
Wed Jan 11 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Utilities/Public Works Annual Conference
Thu Jan 12 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Utilities/Public Works Annual Conference
Fri Jan 13 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Utilities/Public Works Annual Conference
Wed Jan 18 @ 8:30AM - 03:30PM
Water Operator Workshop - South Sioux City
Thu Jan 19 @ 8:30AM - 03:30PM
Water Operator Workshop - Norfolk
Tue Jan 24 @ 8:30AM - 03:30PM
Water Operator Workshop - Kearney
Wed Jan 25 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Snowball Conference
Thu Jan 26 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Snowball Conference
Tue Jan 31 @ 8:30AM - 04:00PM
Solid Waste Workshop - Hastings
Thu Feb 02 @ 8:30AM - 04:00PM
Solid Waste Workshop - West Point
Mon Feb 27 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Midwinter Conference - Lincoln
Tue Feb 28 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Midwinter Conference - Lincoln
Thu Mar 09 @ 8:30AM - 04:00PM
Solid Waste Workshop - Gering