Weed Control Authority

Our purpose is the control of noxious weeds in Lancaster County and the control of overgrown weeds and worthless vegetation in the City of Lincoln.

We do this by educating landowners to make them aware of the legal requirements and benefits of controlling noxious weeds, overgrown weeds and worthless vegetation on their property.

Mission & Goals

The education of the public concerning noxious weeds and to exercise the necessary authority to obtain effective control of noxious weeds county-wide and the education of the public concerning weed abatement and to exercise the necessary authority to cut and clear overgrown weeds and worthless vegetation in the city of Lincoln. Our mission and goals include: 

  • Make the landowners of Lancaster County aware of the legal requirements and benefits of controlling noxious weeds.
  • Make the citizens of Lincoln aware of legal requirements and benefits of cutting and clearing overgrown weeds and worthless vegetation.
  • Efficiently and effectively exercise authority when necessary to obtain acceptable noxious weed control.
  • Improve efficiency and effectiveness of operations through management techniques.