Flood Control

The County Flood Control Department maintains the Gering Valley Drain jointly with Gering-Fort Laramie Irrigation, Gering Irrigation, Central Irrigation and the North Platte Natural Resources District. It also maintains the Scottsbluff Drain jointly with the City of Scottsbluff. In addition, the Flood Control Department maintains small flood projects throughout the County.

Contact Information


Public Works Building
Flood Control
P.O. Box 690
785 Rundell Road
Gering, NE 69341

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open through the lunch hour
Maintenance Hours: Monday through Friday - 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed Weekends and Holidays


308 436-6700 - Main Number

Robert Bennett - Director

John Carlson - Foreman
308 436-6712

Scotts Bluff County
Administration Building
1825 10th Street
Gering, NE 69341

308 436-6600