Upcoming events

Board Meetings

Held at LPNNRD Office unless noted.
For Zoom information, please call the LPNNRD at 402-443-4675

October 10, 2022  6:00 p.m.

November 14, 2022 4:00 p.m. – Location TBD

December 12, 2022

Committee Meetings

Water
Wednesday, October 2, 2022  6:00 p.m.
at LPNNRD office

Projects
Thursday, October 3, 2022  7:30 a.m.
at LPNNRD office

Operations
Thursday, October 3, 2022  8:30 a.m.
at LPNNRD office

Executive
Thursday, October 3, 2022  10:00 a.m.
at LPNNRD office

Events

East Central Land Judging Contest
Wednesday, October 5

Fall Festival – view flyer
East side of Lake Wanahoo
Saturday, November 5

                                      

Special Meetings & Hearings

                                      

Request for Proposals

Wanahoo Apron Overlay Project
Due by Wednesday, October 5

Hazard Mitigation Plan 2025 Update
Due by Wednesday, October 26

ABOUT US

The Lower Platte North Natural Resources District covers 28 communities and approximately 1,031,000 acres of land in east-central Nebraska. The district’s population is roughly 60,000, almost equally divided between urban and rural residents.

The district encompasses land that drains into a stretch of the Platte River from south of Columbus to Ashland. Approximately 70 miles of the river flow directly through or border the district. It is our mission to ensure responsible and sustainable use of the natural resources within our district’s borders.

Lower Platte River Drought Monitoring

The Lower Platte South Natural Resources District (NRD), Papio-Missouri River NRD, Lower Platte North NRD, Metropolitan Utilities District (MUD), Lincoln Water System (LWS), and Nebraska Department of Natural Resources (NeDNR), collectively referred to as the Lower Platte River Consortium (Consortium), have embarked on a collaborative effort to develop a drought contingency plan for the Lower Platte River Basin in Nebraska. The focus of this first increment of the Drought Plan is to establish a framework for coordination and communication amongst Consortium members to address droughts in the Lower Platte River.

Lake Wanahoo NRD Recreation Area

WHAT WE DO

Conservation

• Water
• Rural Water Systems
• Forestry and Wildlife
• Watersheds and Flood Damage Reduction
• Programs

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Education

Read about educational events, presentations and workshops.

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Recreation

The Lower Platte North NRD has several recreation areas to enjoy hiking, biking, fishing and more.

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Forms & Permits

Access all Lower Platte North NRD forms and permits here

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Pay rural water bill

Pay your rural water bill here

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