What's Happening

 The City of Ogallala will have the intersection of East 2nd Street and East C Street closed starting Wednesday September 23, 2020 and until further notice for street repairs.  Please use an alternate route. Thank you for your cooperation.

The City of Ogallala will have West A Street closed from West 4th Street to West 5th Street starting today and until further notice for street repairs. Please use an alternate route. 
Thank you for your cooperation.


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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.

Recent News

2019 Annual Police Report
2019 Annual Water Quality Report
2018 Planning & Zoning Annual Report

Public Notices

HELP WANTED:  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 $3000 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 09/11/2020 4:00pm MT EOE. Fair Housing City.

The City of Ogallala is now accepting applications until the position is filled for part-time lifeguards for the ODP and GRC. Lifeguards must be at least 15 years of age and able to pass a swim test. The City of Ogallala is also accepting applications for a part-time Assistant Pool & Recreation Manager to work approximately twenty hours a week and an Assistant Pool Manager to work approximately twenty-five to thirty hours a week for the Rec Center and Outdoor Pool. Applications may be picked up at the City Administration Building at 411 E. 2nd or by emailing coletta.clouse@ogallala-ne.gov. EOE. Fair Housing City.


The City of Ogallala Occupation Tax Report for Fiscal Year
ending September 30, 2019.  Click here.

  City to Enforce Nuisance Ordinance  



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