Antelope County



Antelope County Board of Commissioners

Attention: Due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak, Antelope County Board of Commissioners will be meeting for only one (1) meeting during the month of April. The meeting will be on Tuesday, April 14th, 2020 at 8:00 AM, in the County Commissioner’s Room in the Antelope County Courthouse Annex, Neligh, Nebraska. The Commissioners will not meet on the 7th as originally published. The purpose is to limit exposure to the public.

Meeting will be open to the public.  An agenda, kept continuously current, is available for public inspection at the Antelope County Clerk’s office and may be modified at such meeting to include items of an emergency nature pursuant to Section 84-1411 of the Nebraska Revised Statutes.

Agenda will be available on the Antelope County Website:



Agenda can continually be updated until Monday, May 4th, 2020 8:00 AM

AGENDA, May 5th, 2020 9:00 AM

Open meeting/roll call by Chairman or Vice Chairman

State that the open meetings information is posted on the east wall with additional copies
   available at the Clerk’s office
Minutes of the April 14th, 2020 Meeting
Road Superintendent Report
            16-27-6 Underground Permit-861st Road/Keetle Farms Inc.
            17-27-6 Underground Permit-861st Road/Keetle Farms Inc.
            31-25-5 SW¼ Underground Permit-846th Road/Martensen
            18-24-7 S½NW¼ 516th Avenue Access Permit/Dennis Blair
            31-27-7 SE¼ 858th Road- Underground Permit/Allemang
            510th Avenue T-Line Road Access/Western Area Power Admin
            25-25-8 NE¼ 848th Road Access Permit/Kester
            8-24-6 SW¼SE¼ 844th Road/Elkhorn Rural Public Power District
            21-24-7 SW¼-NW¼ 515th Avenue Underground Permit/Invenergy
10:15 AM Wind Farm Road 843rd Road (west of 514th Avenue)/Brian McDonald
Zoning Administrator Report
            Zoning Permit Report
Trees on West Side of Impound Lot/Moore
Lawn Mower Courthouse Grounds
Heavy Haul Permit Resolution
State owned Tower in NE Antelope County
Corona/COVID-19 Proclamation
            Courthouse Lockdown Future
9:15 AM Accessing Property in NW¼ 24-26-5/Johnson
Release Invenergy from maintenance of all roads under the Upstream Road Use Agreement
Clerk of the District Court Opening
10:00 AM Current update /Jared Reimers - Congressman Adrian Smith’s Office (ZOOM)
Clerk of the District Court April Fee Report
Annual Cash in Lieu Agreement/First Concord Benefits
Discussion & Possible Action on 2940 Account/Smith
Discussion on Deadline Time for Claims to be submitted to Clerk’s Office/Smith
****The items on the agenda do not necessarily have to be acted on in the above order.  The County Board has the right to modify the agenda upon convening, provided the matter is of an emergency nature.  ****
**At the discretion of the board we will recess for periodic breaks and lunch as needed **
**The Board reserves the right to go into closed session when deemed necessary by law or statute**



Open Meetings Act


PRESS RELEASE 03/18/2020

Antelope County has made decisions regarding the safety, services, and organization within the County Courthouse. We will closely follow the Federal and State guidelines for controlling the COVID-19 virus. Please understand that these guidelines may change rapidly.  We will do our best to communicate changes to the media as decisions are made. 

Our goal is to serve our customers safely and efficiently. However, for the safety of the staff and the public, the following changes will be implemented on Thursday, March 19, 2020 until April 7th, 2020 or as deemed necessary by State/CDC Officials:

  1. All walk-in members of the public will be limited to entry into the Courthouse by appointment only.
  2. All customers will be required to call ahead and make an appointment with the specific office where they must conduct business.
  3. All customers requiring services at the Courthouse will be required to enter the Courthouse through the South entrance (double doors). The parking lot will be reserved for visitors.
  4. The County is strongly recommending the use of online services whenever possible.  

Antelope County website

For Motor Vehicle and Driver’s License renewals:

For Real Estate and Personal Property tax payment go to:

The Treasurer is requesting the public to call her office at 402-887-4247 or 402-887-4239 and they will gladly assist over the telephone if possible. Payments may be mailed or dropped in the drop box on the south side of the Courthouse.

5.  County Court and District Court will continue as scheduled at this time. Please call prior to your scheduled Court time to verify if changes have been made since adjustments may occur rapidly.  Both Court Offices will limit entry into Courtroom to only individuals who must appear.

6.Telephone numbers to contact Courthouse offices:





  County Assessor


County Attorney


County Clerk


County Court


Extension Office


Health & Human Services 402-887-4196   Neligh Office

County Treasurer


District Court


Driver's Exam


Wednesday only


Register of Deeds


Veterans Service Officer


Zoning Administrator





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