333 East 2nd Street, Suite 20 (Physical Address)
511 North Spruce Street, Room 209 (Mailing Address)
Ogallala NE 69153
Phone: (308) 284-3556
Fax: (308) 284-6070
Building Inspector - Rod Hopken (308) 289-2345
Office Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., CLOSED FRIDAY
- All new construction in Keith County requires a building permit with the exception of accessory buildings under 300 feet.
- Inspections are required for all building permits.
- Keith County does not provide zoning administration for the City of Ogallala (2 mile ETJ), Village of Brule (1 mile ETJ), and the Village of Paxton (1 mile ETJ).
- The Keith County, Nebraska Zoning and Subdivision Regulations were approved in 2019.
- The 2003 Keith County Comprehensive Plan was updated/amended in 2018.
- Keith County Building Codes
2015 International Residential Code (IRC) except Chapters 12-17, 19-22, 24-32, 34-43 and Appendices A-D, F-G, I, K, N-Q, T
- To obtain a physical property address contact Keith County Deputy Emergency Manager, Laurie Hood (308) 284-2011.