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Applications are now being accepted to fill the position of General Manager for the Nemaha NRD. Earlier this summer current Manager, Bob Hilske, announced his upcoming retirement. The board of directors assembled a search committee that is now advertising the position in various news media and on our website. All the ...Read more...

All Nemaha NRD parks are open, and all services including camping are available. This includes Kirkman's Cove, Iron Horse Trail Lake, Duck Creek Recreation Area, Wirth Brothers Lake, and Prairie Owl. Currently the areas will remain open; you are asked to practice good social distancing while at the parks until further notice. Check out our Recreation page for the...Read more...

Effective June 15, limited access to the NRD building is allowed, though visitors are still not allowed to enter beyond the front vestibule. NRD park permits may be purchased in person; be sure to have all your vehicle information with you before you come.

NRD staff are on duty and available to answer phones and emails while limiting face-to-face interaction....Read more...

A public hearing has been scheduled on Monday, February 3, 2020, beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Nemaha NRD headquarters in Tecumseh. The purpose of this heairng is to accept testimony on the proposed revisions to the District's Groundwater Quantity Rules & Regulations....Read more...

Park permit stickers for the 2020 calendar year are now available for purchase at the NRD's office in Tecumseh and through our website. Rates remain the same as last year: $15 for one vehicle; $8 for a second vehicle (must be titled to the same person and only available at time of purchase of the first, $15 permit). Permits are valid through December 31...Read more...

Effective June 14, 2019, the Steamboat Trace trail remains closed indefinitely. Due to extensive damage, the entire trail is expected to remain closed throughout 2019. The entire 22 miles from Nebraska City to Brownville are included in the closure. We apologize for the inconvenience. Check back here or on our Facebook page for further updates.Read more...