We’re glad you’re here

We are a small community committed to serving its residents and welcoming new people to raise their families here. We are proud of our past, but focused on our future to make our little town the best it can be, where all of its citizens can thrive!

The Lyons City offices will be closed Monday, October 12, in observance of Columbus Day. We will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, October 13. 

City of Lyons

Water Restriction

The City of Lyons is asking for everyone's help in controlling water usage beginning September 7, 2020.

Mandatory lawn watering schedule:

North of Main St. on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays.

South of Main St. on Tuesday Thursday and Saturdays.

No Watering on Sunday.

Will be in effect until further notice.


The City Offices are open to allow for business transactions. Please be aware that high-touch surfaces may not be disinfected between uses, and multiple people may be in close proximity. Guests are encouraged to take personal precautions to prevent the spread of coronavirus, such as hand sanitizing, maintaining a distance of six feet between people and possibly wearing a mask. If you feel more comfortable with a phone transaction, please contact us at 402-687-2485. 

We appreciate your assistance in preventing the spread of coronavirus in our community.

Utility payments may be placed in the drop box east of the main front doors of City Hall, online through the City’s website, or by mail.


Links to Guidelines on the Coronavirus from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Dept:




Fair Housing Information Fair Housing Information    


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2019 Occupation Tax Report


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Come Visit Us

We consider Lyons a very special place! Whether you are coming to town to enjoy our new swim park, camp and fish at Brink Park or even root for your little league team at one of our two well-maintained baseball diamonds, the folks here in Lyons pride themselves on making your visit to our community an enjoyable one. If you are more into the arts, Lyons has that also. Come spend the evening with us watching a movie in our unique out-door movie theater or visit the local art gallery or working movie theater museum. Whatever the reason might be that you decide to visit Lyons, just know we're glad you're here!

“You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world, but it takes people to make the dream a reality.”

- Walt Disney