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 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. 

Help Wanted-City Utility Maintenance

The City of Lyons seeks candidates for city maintenance worker. This is a full-time position performing a variety of tasks and operating all types of equipment; assisting in the sewer & water plant, electric operations; operating a tractor and pickup truck; installing and repairing water, sewer, gas, and electric lines; assisting with snow removal and performing other duties as assigned by Utility Superintendent, and be willing to attend training for certification in water, wastewater and natural gas operations.  Candidates must have a valid driver’s license, do some heavy lifting, and live within a 10-mile radius of Lyons city limits.  Benefits include 100% paid employee/family health insurance, 12 holidays, vacation, and a retirement plan.  Drug testing is required.  Applications are available below and at the Lyons City Office, 335 Main St., Lyons NE 68038 or by calling 402-687-2485.  Contact Terry at 402-870-1361 with any questions. Position is open until filled. EOE.

Help Wanted-Police Department

Police Officer Full Job Description

The City of Lyons is accepting resumes/applications for full-time and part-time certified police officers to fill officer positions.

Police Officer patrols the city in the enforcement of law and order; city ordinances and State Statutes; have excellent communication skills; be willing to live within the Lyons city limits, though will consider all applicants. Requirements: Certification through the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center and be a graduate of the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Submit cover letter, resume, and three references to Lyonsclerk@abbnebraska.com or mail to City of Lyons, PO Box 598, Lyons, NE 68038.

Positions open until filled.

City of Lyons Employment Application



 Fair Housing Information Fair Housing Information    


LB 445 - Occupation Tax Report

Occupation Tax Report 09-30-2021

 Utilities Delinquent and Disconnect Information

Utilities Disconnect Policies




Upcoming Events

  • May 30, 2022
    (All day)

  • May 30, 2022
    11:00 am to 1:00 pm

  • June 7, 2022
    5:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 5:30 pm
  • June 16, 2022
    7:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:00 pm

    Planning Commission meetings are on the 3rd Thursday of the month at the Lyons Public Library.

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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