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.
Little Steps - Big Impact. Ozone Awareness Days
Friday, 27 June 2014 08:50
Learn more about Ozone, 50-cent bus fare in July and more on the Little Steps. Big Impact. website.
NOTICE OF OFFICES TO BE FILLED BY ELECTION, FILING DEADLINES
Tuesday, 24 June 2014 14:57
Statewide Gubernatorial General Election, November 4, 2014.
I, Dave Phipps, Douglas County Election Commissioner, hereby give notice of the offices to be filled by election that will appear on the 2014 General Election Ballot in Douglas County, Nebraska. Notice is also given that the filing deadlines for such offices are July 15, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. for incumbents and August 1, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. for non-incumbents. An incumbent is anyone serving in an elected office, even if he or she is filing for an office other than the one in which he or she is presently serving.View Announcement and list of Offices
Douglas County Coroner Phone Number
Thursday, 15 May 2014 12:02
The correct phone number for the Douglas County Coroner is 402-444-4027. The mailing address is 1701 Farnam St., 100 HOJ, Omaha, NE 68183.
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.