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News releases provide helpful information on upcoming events, major projects, departmental operations and announcements within Douglas County, Nebraska. 

If you are a member of the media, inquiries can be directed to Public Information Officer Leia Baez at 402-444-6439 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2018

February 26: Douglas County creates job to help reduce racial and ethnic disparities in the juvenile justice system

February 13: Douglas County employee receives Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. award

January 12: Douglas County employee receives Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. award

 

2017

December 21: Security Screening in the Omaha Douglas Civic Center

July 27: Douglas County Commissioner becomes first Nebraska woman elected to NACo executive board

June 9: Commissioner James Cavanaugh to host second town hall meeting on June 19

June 8: Commissioner Chris Rodgers to host a town hall for property owners in north Omaha on June 13

June 6: Nebraska native, retirement community director hired to lead Douglas County Health Center