City News

Cross Connection Survey

The safety of Gibbon’s water is very important. The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services requires water utilities in Nebraska to have all water customers inspect their plumbing systems for potential cross connections with the public water supply and ensure these connections are properly protected against backflow or back-siphonage.

Click to complete the SURVEY online!


Regular Council Meeting

Monday, August 7 @ 5:30 p.m. at City Hall

Planning Commission

Monday, August 14 @ 6:00 p.m. at City Hall

Cemetery Meeting

Thursday, August 17 @ 5:00 p.m. at City Hall

Regular Council Meeting

Monday, August 21 @ 7:00 p.m. at City Hall


 Last day of the pool will be Sunday, August 13th


The City of Gibbon has plenty to do this summer.  Check out the city parks, pool, baseball fields, soccer fields and the Public Library.  The Gibbon Valley View Municipal Golf Course located north of town is open.  For a tee time call 468-5884.   Just a few reminders, pets must be on a leash and picked up after, grass must be kept mowed and not discharged into the streets and the city has a noise ordinance.  Be safe and watch for people walking and on bikes during these nice days.


 Yard Waste Collection Area

The City’s yard waste collection area is open to Gibbon residents on Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Residents can drop off leaves, grass clippings, garden waste, branches and small limbs.  For access to the area after regular hours 24/7 a resident can purchase a gate card for $25 at City Hall.

The garbage company will not dump any garbage dumpsters that contain yard waste. It is unlawful to dump yard waste & tree limbs in ditches along county roads and maybe subject to a fine.

There is an ordinance against leaving clippings in the street after mowing and property owners are responsible for mowing alleyways abutting their property. Also City ordinance states that lawns must be kept 8 inches or less.   Residents must also keep their sidewalks clear of debris, foliage and tree branches.

The city’s public recycle dumpster is now located in the yard waste collection area.  This was previously located on Front Street at the former Fox Grain building.


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The various advisory boards and commissions are an important component of city government, and provide valuable information to the Mayor and City Council.  Serving on a board or commission is a great opportunity to be involved in your community.

Current Board and Commission Openings:      Golf Board          Pool Board            Housing Agency Board

To be considered for an appointment, please fill out and submit an application which can be picked up at City Hall or online under fees and forms.



Automatic withdraw from your bank account can be set up just stop at City Hall and fill out the authorization form.

The city is now accepting credit card payments online. Click here for more information.

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