Lincoln City Council

Lincoln City Council makes laws, budgets City money, and has authority to investigate City agencies and employees. The Lincoln City Council has 7 members, 4 from equally populated districts and 3 elected at large.

The full Council meets most Mondays in regular session at 3:00 p.m. at the City Council Chambers in the County/City Building. Council committees also meet frequently to discuss and prepare proposed laws. All Council meetings are open to the public. For more information, see the Frequently Asked Questions.

Accommodation Notice

The City of Lincoln complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 guidelines. Ensuring the public’s access to and participating in public meetings is a priority for the City of Lincoln. In the event you are in need of a reasonable accommodation in order to attend or participate in a public meeting conducted by the City of Lincoln, please contact the Director of Equity and Diversity, Lincoln Commission on Human Rights, at 402-441-7624 as soon as possible before the scheduled meeting date in order to make your request.

Responsible Hospitality Council

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Responsible Hospitality Council (RHC) is composed of individuals from diverse perspectives committed to the responsible sale and service of alcohol. The RHC promotes the sale, use, consumption, and service of alcoholic beverages and provides a vehicle for discussing common concerns and identifying creative solutions for problems that occur with the irresponsible alcohol service in our community and county.