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The City of Ogallala will start fogging for mosquitoes around 8:00 p.m. starting Monday June 21, 2021 weather permitting (wind must be under 10 mph) and continue throughout the week until the fogging is complete. For your safety, if you are outdoors and hear the fogging machine coming please go inside.

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Beautiful Lake McConaughy
Historic Front Street
Mansion on the Hill Museum
Boot Hill
Spruce St. Station
Ogallala's famed Alien Water Tower

Welcome to Ogallala, Nebraska

Welcome to Ogallala, a wonderful place to live, work, and play!  People of all ages and backgrounds are drawn to the Ogallala area because of the excellent quality of life found here.  Ogallala has many things to offer; superior health care, a forward-thinking school system, low crime rate, endless recreational opportunities, a quiet and friendly environment, an inviting business atmosphere, a vast agricultural community, and a rich old-west history.  As you view this glimpse of our community, perhaps you'll decide that Ogallala is the perfect place for you...

The City of Ogallala's web site has been designed to provide you, the public, a convenient method to participate in our City government.  We hope to make it easier for you to find answers to your questions about our City government and services.  A listing of City Personnel and their email addresses are provided so you can go directly to the most appropriate source for your question. 

Please contact us if you have any questions or comments.

Thanks for viewing our site and we hope your visit was informative.

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2020 Annual Police Report
2020 Annual Water Quality Report
2020 Library Annual Report

Public Notices

The City of Ogallala has an armor coating project scheduled for Wednesday June 16, 2021. Vehicles, trailers, etc. need to be off the streets by 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday June 15, 2021 so the streets can be swept ahead of the armor coating. Streets that will be armor coated are:

                                East H Street from East 1st Street to East 3rd Street
                                East 3rd Street from East G Street to East L Street
                                East 8th Street from East G Street to East J Street
                                East 9th Street from East H Street to East J Street
                                East H Street from East 6th Street to Highland Drive
                                East K Street from East 6th Street to Highland Drive
                                East 8th Street from East K Street to East O Street
                                East M Street from East 6th Street to Highland Drive

These streets may have areas of loose gravel so please use caution while driving in this area. Thank you for your cooperation.

The Ogallala Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED, possess a valid driver’s license and have no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions. Benefit package included. Nebraska Law Enforcement certification is preferred, but not mandatory. Certified officers are eligible for $3,000 bonus. Applications may be requested from Shannon Josjor, Civil Service Secretary, 410 East 2nd, Ogallala, NE 69153, by calling 308-284-2024, or emailing shannon.josjor@ogallala-ne.gov. Applications will be accepted until 07/02/2021 4:00pm MT EOE.


The City of Ogallala Occupation Tax Report for Fiscal Year
ending September 30, 2020.  Click here.

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