Public Notices


Open Meetings Act (effective 4/17/2024)



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a meeting of the Burt County Board of Supervisors will be held at 9 A.M. on Tuesday, May 28, 2024, at the Burt County Courthouse in Tekamah, Nebraska, which meeting will be open to the public.  An agenda for such meeting, kept continuously current, is available for public inspection at the Burt County Courthouse, Tekamah, NE in the office of the Burt County Clerk.  The agenda may be modified at such meeting.

Sarah J. Freidel, Burt County Clerk


Bidding Information

Sealed bids will be received by the Burt County Clerk until May 8, 2024 at 9:20 a.m., for the construction of corrugated metal pipes with steel headwalls and wingwalls, grading, and other related incidental work at one site.  Bids will be opened at 9:20 a.m. and presented to the Board for consideration. C-11(425) is located on Road H between Road 25 and Highway 32, in Burt County, Nebraska.

The project is referred to as “Craig East, C-11(425)” and shall include all labor, materials, transportation and equipment required to construct twin 120” x 70’ corrugated metal pipes on a 20-deg. skew (LHB) with steel headwalls and wingwalls.

Copies of the Bid Documents and Specifications are open to public inspection at the office of the Burt County Highway Superintendent, 111 N. 13th St. Suite 3 Tekamah, Nebraska 68061. A set of documents may be obtained from Mainelli Wagner & Associates, Inc. for a non-refundable fee of $20.00; address: 6920 Van Dorn Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 68506 PH:  402-421-1717.  All Bid Proposals must be submitted on the forms furnished with the Bid Documents. 

The sealed bids may be mailed or delivered to the County Clerk of Burt County, Burt County Courthouse, 111 N. 13th Street Tekamah, Nebraska 68061, and should be plainly marked as, “Construction Bid Proposal – Craig East, C-11(425)”.

Along with its Bid Proposal, each bidder shall submit an unconditional Bid Bond or Certified Check made payable to the County Treasurer of Burt County, Nebraska, in an amount equal to five (5) percent of the Bid Proposal.  Also, each bidder is to provide a Start of Construction date and an End of Construction date with their Bid Proposal. The desired completion date for the site is November 1, 2024. The successful bidder (i.e. Contractor) will be allowed forty (40) calendar days for completion of the project after beginning work at the site, provided they do not exceed their specified completion date.  Additional days due to weather may be granted at the discretion of the Engineer.

Within ten (10) days following the award of the Contract, the successful bidder shall furnish a surety bond or bonds in an amount equal to or greater than the full amount of the contract.  The surety and form of the bonds are subject to the acceptance by the Burt County Board of Supervisors.

The Burt County Board of Supervisors reserves the right to reject any and all bids or to waive any irregularities in bids received.  Award of the Contract will be in accordance with the County Purchasing Act’s competitive bidding considerations as set forth in Neb.Rev.Stat. §§ 23-3110 to 23-3114.  Burt County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Employment Opportunities

None at this time