Vision: Our vision is to be one of the elite Counties in the United States.
Mission: To respect and respond to Douglas County citizens and provide quality services in a cost-effective and efficient manner.
Douglas County, incorporated in 1854, forms part of one of the nation's major metropolitan areas along the Missouri River, with Omaha as its largest city. The county has a broad-based economy with strong trade, service, and manufacturing sectors, with many corporations headquartered in the county. This is the major insurance and telemarketing center of the United States. The employment base is diverse and employment remains stable. Douglas County's unemployment rate has consistently remained below the state and national averages.
The county operates under the board of commissioners-administrator form of government. Policy making is vested in the Board of Commissioners, which consists of seven members.
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month
Tuesday, 05 November 2013 11:23
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners has declared November as Lung Cancer Awareness Month in Douglas County. Click here to view.
Adopted 2013 / 2014 Budget
Thursday, 27 June 2013 13:27
The Adopted Douglas County 2013 / 2014 budget is now available. Click here to view.
9-1-1 Regionalization Feasibility Study
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 12:35
Feasibility study of 9-1-1 Regionalization. Click here for the report.