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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Traffic Signal Repairs: 2nd Avenue and 4th Street

City of Kearney

The Nebraska Department of Transportation and the City of Kearney Public Works Department announce that weather permitting; traffic signal repair work will take place at the intersection of 2nd Avenue and 4th Street on Thursday, July 19, 2018 beginning at...

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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Closure of Downtown Streets for Cruise Nite

Special Event

The City of Kearney announces the closure of the following streets and parking lots beginning at 2:00 a.m. on Saturday July 21, 2018: 

  •  Central Avenue from Railroad Street to 25th Street 
  •  24th Street from 1st Avenue to Avenue A ...
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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 13, 2018

Miss USA Sarah Summers, the former Miss Nebraska USA Comes Home

City of Kearney

Kearney NE. July 12, 2018: The Miss USA Organization, together with Vanbros and Associates, and Nebraska Businessman Charles W Herbster, will welcome home Miss USA Sarah Summers to Nebraska July 17th, 2018 through July 21st, 2018. VANBROS appreciates the ...

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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 12, 2018

Chief of Kearney Police Department Announces Retirement

City of Kearney

Kearney Police Chief, Dan Lynch, has announced his retirement from Kearney Police Department effective October 13, 2018. Lynch has served 43 years with the department.

Chief Lynch began his law enforcement career in November of 1975 as a Patrol Officer wit...

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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Kearney Public Library’s Pub Quiz at the Chicken Coop

Pub Quiz

Kearney Public Library’s “Pub Quiz at the Chicken Coop” will be held on Tuesday, July 17 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Teams of one to five people will answer 30 trivia questions in one hour. The theme is ‘Weather.’ Smartphones may not be used to answer ques...

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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 10, 2018

2nd Story Development Grant Funding Available

City of Kearney

The City of Kearney and Community Redevelopment Authority (CRA) is pleased to announce the $100,000 in funding for the establishment of a 2nd Story Redevelopment Grant Program. This program has been developed to assist building owners and develop...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 21, 2018

City of Kearney Reminds Citizens to Maintain Property and Trees

City of Kearney

During this time of year it is important to keep in mind the laws regarding the maintenance of lawns. City Code states citizens are required to keep property free and clear weeds, and shall not allow any growth of 12 inches or more in height of weeds, gra...

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Development Services

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Kearney Public Library’s Pub Quiz at the Chicken Coop

Pub Quiz

Kearney Public Library’s “Pub Quiz at the Chicken Coop” will be held on Tuesday, July 17 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Teams of one to five people will answer 30 trivia questions in one hour. The theme is ‘Weather.&...

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Library

News Flash

Posted on: July 6, 2018

East Brooke Park Splash Pad

KPR LOGO Final-4

The East Brooke Park splash pad is temporarily closed due equipment breakdown. Replacement parts have been ordered and the splash pad is expected to be open again by July 18 or sooner. Please contact the Park & Recreation Department, at 308-237-4644, ...

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Park & Recreation

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Chief of Kearney Police Department Announces Retirement

City of Kearney

Kearney Police Chief, Dan Lynch, has announced his retirement from Kearney Police Department effective October 13, 2018. Lynch has served 43 years with the department.

Chief Lynch began his law enforcement career in November of 1975 as a Patrol Officer wit...

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Police
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Shooting

PTEA

At 6:22 p.m. on July 9th, 2018, officers of the Kearney Police Department were called to CHI Good Samaritan Hospital for a subject who came to the emergency room seeking medical attention for a gunshot wound to the chest. A preliminary investigation concl...

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Police
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Priority Traffic Enforcement Areas (PTEA) for July 2018

KPD PR2

There are three objectives of this program:

  • Educate citizens of lawful and safe driving habits through traditional and social media.
  • Gain voluntary compliance from the public, through aggressive traffic statute enforcement practices that are specific to loc...
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Police

News Flash

Posted on: July 17, 2018

Traffic Signal Repairs: 2nd Avenue and 4th Street

City of Kearney

The Nebraska Department of Transportation and the City of Kearney Public Works Department announce that weather permitting; traffic signal repair work will take place at the intersection of 2nd Avenue and 4th Street on Thursday, July 19, 2018 beginning at...

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Public Works

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