Posted on: December 19, 2023
The largest package of road projects in Sarpy County's history is complete and under budget.The CONNECTSarpy – West Sarpy project covers approximately 9 square miles between Harrison Street and Highway 370 from 168th to 204th Streets. Today, the new infra...Read on...
Posted on: December 20, 2023
A MESSAGE FROM THE SARPY COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS:
Sarpy’s growth story continued to stretch into 2023. The seeds of the board’s vision have not just sprouted – our community is now benefiting from several years-long projects that are now fully realiz...Read on...
Posted on: September 1, 2023
Sarpy County’s budget for Fiscal Year 2024 keeps the levy flat and lowers spending while investing in key projects that support the county’s rapid growth.
Projects funded in the $272.8 million dollar budget include: Read on...
Posted on: August 28, 2023
Dr. Kimberly Clawson has been selected to lead Nebraska's first forensic psychiatry fellowship program at the Sarpy County Correctional Center. Sarpy County and the University of Nebraska Medical Center partnered to create this one-of-a-kind ment...Read on...
Posted on: August 7, 2023
Public trust in law enforcement eroded after the tragic death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and several other nationwide cases. To help regain public trust, Sarpy County Sheriff Jeff Davis opted to have outside experts review the operations of the Sherif...Read on...
Posted on: June 20, 2023
Two teen volunteers within the Sarpy County Attorney’s office were praised for their work ethic and service during the Sarpy County Board Meeting on Tuesday, June 20, when each received a $500 scholarship.
Lauren Dolson of Omaha and Cassie Albino...Read on...
Posted on: April 25, 2023
Sarpy County on Tuesday unveiled the Eberle-Walden Crime Victims Memorial in honor of Danny Joe Eberle and Christopher Walden, two young boys who were murdered in Sarpy County 40 years ago.
The memorial, which also honors all crime victims, is located at t...Read on...
Posted on: February 22, 2023
Beginning in March, regularly scheduled tests of the outdoor warning siren system in Sarpy County will be conducted on the first Wednesday of every month at 11 a.m. The first test of 2023 is scheduled for Wednesday, March 1, at 11 a.m.
Posted on: December 27, 2022
Dear Sarpy County residents,
The last year in Sarpy County has been historic. In 2022, the Board of Commissioners approved Sarpy County’s lowest tax rate since at least 1985 while also funding mission-critical services and once-in-a-generation pr...Read on...
Posted on: June 30, 2022
Sarpy County on Thursday unveiled a street named in honor of fallen U.S. Marine Cpl. Daegan Page.
A portion of Gertrude Street from 157th and Emiline Streets to South 162nd Avenue and Harrison Streets now carries a “Cpl. Daegan Page Street” honorary design...Read on...
Posted on: April 20, 2022
The Sarpy County and Cities Wastewater Agency today held a ceremonial groundbreaking for the Unified Southern Sarpy Wastewater System.
The Wastewater Agency, formed in 2017, is a multi-jurisdictional government body tasked with solving a regional issue: th...Read on...
Posted on: March 7, 2022
The Sarpy County Board of Commissioners today unanimously voted to dedicate a street in honor of fallen Marine Corporal Daegan Page.
“We owe our deepest respects to those who serve our country, and Cpl. Page paid the ultimate price,” said County Board Chai...Read on...
Posted on: March 4, 2022
Take a virtual tour of the new Sarpy County Correctional Center and learn more about the construction process in this month's What's Happening In Sarpy County video.Read on...
Posted on: January 27, 2022
The Sarpy County and Cities Wastewater Agency crossed a major hurdle this week in its efforts to build a sanitary sewer system in southern Sarpy County. The Agency will use a zero-interest loan from the Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy to pay...Read on...
Posted on: September 15, 2021
CONNECTSarpy projects includes paving and expanding 180th Street and Giles Road, as well as a new bridge on 180th Street over the BNSF Railway railroad tracks. (Olsson)
Drive across northwestern Sarpy County, the transformation is evident. Roads that were ...Read on...
Posted on: June 16, 2021
Local leadership and great communities help attract economic drivers like Facebook. It also takes planning and investments in infrastructure. Here's a look at what attracted Facebook's Sarpy Data Center and other major projects to our co...Read on...
Posted on: May 27, 2021
Jake Harrer never expected that his first large-scale activation as a member of Nebraska Army National Guard would involve administering COVID-19 vaccinations.
But when he got the call in January, Harrer graciously accepted. That meant he’d tempo...Read on...
Posted on: April 26, 2021
Sarpy County held a groundbreaking ceremony for new Sarpy County Correctional Center today. Construction will begin within days on the new 150,000-square-foot facility on the Sarpy County Courthouse campus at 84th Street and Highway 370.
The faci...Read on...
Posted on: June 10, 2021
On June 10, the Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office and Papio-Missouri River Natural Resources District unveiled a new airboat the agencies jointly purchased to better assist with searches, rescues and other operations on Sarpy County waterways.
Posted on: May 20, 2021
By Emily Ramm/Sarpy County Communications Specialist
Sarpy County made a significant commitment to helping those experiencing mental illness with the creation of the Mental Health Diversion program.
Sarpy County Attorney Lee Polikov established the speciali...Read on...