2021 Commissioner Meeting Dates: all meetings start at 9 a.m. An agenda will be uploaded under the Commissioner’s Tab and Agenda when one is available. All agenda’s close at noon on the Thursday prior to the meeting on Tuesday.

January 12     January 26     February 9     February 23     March 9     March 23     April 13     April 27       May 11     May 25     June 8     June 22     July 13     July 27     August 10     August 24

September 14     September 28     October 12     October 26     November 9     November 23     December 14     December 28   and    January 11, 2022



HOLIDAY:                                         DATE HOLIDAY OBSERVED BY DAWES COUNTY:

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day                                                 01-18-2021

President’s Day                                                                   02-15-2021

Good Friday                                                                         04-02-2021  (close at noon)

Arbor Day                                                                             04-30-2021

Memorial Day                                                                       05-31-2021

Independence Day                                                               07-05-2021

Labor Day                                                                             09-06-2021

Columbus Day                                                                      10-11-2021

Veteran’s Day                                                                       11-11-2021

Thanksgiving                                                                        11-25-2021

Day After Thanksgiving                                                        11-26-2021

Christmas Eve                                                                     12-23-2021

Christmas Day                                                                     12-24-2021

New Year’s Day 2022                                                          12-31-2021

***Per Nebraska State Statute 25-2221, if any holiday falls on Sunday, the following Monday shall be observed as the holiday.

If the holiday falls on Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be observed as the holiday.

All days declared by the President or proclamation of the Governor to be a holiday will also be honored by Dawes County.

*Seasonal/part-time or temporary employees will not be eligible for holiday leave.

Farmer's Market

Open year-round on a weekly basis!
Friday's 11 AM - 4 PM
Saturday's 8 AM - 1PM


In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Dawes County will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs or activities. Dawes County does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices.

This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information or accommodation regarding the ADA and Section 504 may be forwarded to the designated ADA/Section 504 Coordinator:

Dawes County Human Resources
250 Main Street, Suite 13
Chadron, NE 69337
(308) 432-8930