Red Willow County, Nebraska, has suffered from a disastrous flood that occurred on May 26, 2023 causing severe damage to public and private property, disruption of utility service, and endangerment of health and safety of the citizens of Red Willow County, Nebraska. 

Therefore, the Chair of the Red Willow County Board of Commissioners has declared a state of emergency authorized under Nebraska State Statute R.R.S. 81-829.50 on behalf of Red Willow County, Nebraska, The County of Red Willow, Nebraska and will execute for the expenditure of emergency funds from all available sources, the invoking of mutual aid agreements and the applying to the State of Nebraska for assistance from the Governor's Emergency Fund and any other resources he/she deems necessary in the fulfillment of his/her duties.