News & Calendar

2018 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 9      January 23      February 13     February 27     March 13     March 27     April 10     April 24     May 8

May 29     June 12     June 26     July 10     July 24     August 14     August 28     September 11     September 25

October 09    October 23     November 13     November 27     November 28     December 11     December 27

2018 County Holiday Schedule–closed all day unless otherwise noted

Martin Luther King Jr. Day–January 15 (Monday)

President’s Day–February 19 (Monday)

Good Friday–March 30–closing at noon (Friday)

Arbor Day–April 27 (Friday)

Memorial Day–May 28 (Monday)

Independence Day–July 4 (Wednesday)

Labor Day–September 3 (Monday)

Columbus Day–October 8 (Monday)

Veteran’s Day–November 12 (Friday)

Thanksgiving–November 22 and 23 (Thursday-Friday)

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day–December 24 and 25 (Monday-Tuesday)

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.

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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
451 Main Street
Chadron, NE 69337
(308) 432-0100
Office Hours: M-F, 8:30AM to 4:30PM