Public Notices

Drop Box installedOur drop box has been installed. It is located near the northwest door of the courthouse

Notice to Landowners (fencing-irrigation)

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The Hitchcock County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Monday, May 6, 2024 at 10:30 a.m. CT, or as soon thereafter as said hearing can be held, to hear the applicant and all comments thereon from the public in attendance and to receive evidence regarding the Application for Conditional Use filed by R.Via Retreat, LLC to develop a 10 spot RV park, to also include three cabins, on Lot 7A of the Castaway Parkway Subdivision Filing #1, being a part of the South ½, Section 32, Township 3 North, Range 33 West, Hitchcock County, Nebraska.  Said hearing will be held in the Commissioner’s Room, Hitchcock County Courthouse, 229 East D Street, Trenton, Nebraska.  Written comment will also be accepted at any time up to and including the public hearing.  Said application is available for inspection at the office of the Hitchcock County Clerk.


Bidding Information

Request for Informal Quotes
The Hitchcock County Board of Commissioners will be accepting informal quotes for the removal of approximately 30 cedar tree stumps located at 423 East 3rd Street in Trenton, Nebraska.  Informal quotes will be accepted up to and including Monday, May 6th, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. CT and shall be delivered to the Hitchcock County Clerk, 229 East D St. – PO Box 248, Trenton, NE 69044-0248.  For questions contact Mike Erickson 308-334-5851. 


Employment Opportunities

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Pursuant to Section 804 of the Hitchcock County Zoning Regulations, no building, structure, or land shall hereafter be used or occupied, and no building or structure or part thereof shall hereafter be erected, constructed, reconstructed, enlarged, moved, or structurally altered without a Zoning Permit/Certificate of Zoning Compliance first being issued by the Zoning Administrator.  Be advised that any of the above actions commenced prior to issuance of all required permit(s) or variance(s) in accordance with zoning regulations constitutes a violation of current Hitchcock County zoning regulations and is punishable by law.  Applications for Zoning Permits or Certificate of Zoning Compliance are available at the Hitchcock County Zoning Administrator's office at the courthouse.

Be advised that an Application to Occupy Hitchcock County Road Right-of-Way must be completed, submitted and approved by the Hitchcock County Board of Commissioners before entering upon any Hitchcock County road right-of-way for the purpose of burying, maintaining and repairing of any underground utilities including waterlines.  Applications for Right of Way permits are available at the Hitchcock County Clerk’s office.

Forms may also be obtained from the County’s website at:
Hitchcock County Board of Commissioners