Becky Lerch, CFM
200 S Lincoln Rm 202, West Point, NE
OFFICE: (402)372-6008 | MOBILE: (402)380-4726 | FAX (402)372-6013

Planning, Zoning, & Floodplain Administrator

The Zoning Administrator is the central figure in zoning administration. All zoning and subdivision cases are coordinated through the office of the Zoning Administrator. The Zoning Administrator is not a policy maker but a policy follower. He/she is an appointed individual who also serves as the County Floodplain Administrator.

The Administrator:

  • Receives, reviews and issues Zoning Permits;
  • Receives and reviews Applications for Variances and Conditional Use Permits;
  • Receives requests for rezoning;
  • Prepares Resolutions for amending zoning regulations, subdivision regulations, comp plan, zoning map;
  • Reviews and Issues floodplain development permits when development occurs in the Floodplain;
  • Prepares all documents for submission to the Planning Commission and/or Board of Adjustment;
  • Is knowledgeable and follows the ‘Open Meetings Act’ when conducting public meetings;
  • Attends meetings, takes minutes and preserves documents according to state statutes;
  • Takes an advisory role to the Planning Commission and Board of Adjustments and educates each board on the County Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Regulations;
  • Is responsible for presenting the applicant’s request to the County Board of Supervisors for their action;
  • Is responsible for site visits to insure compliance with County Zoning Regulations as directed by the County Board of Supervisors;
  • Is responsible for completing reports and providing documents to the Nebraska Department of Agriculture to fulfill the County’s commitment to the ‘Livestock Friendly Program’.

Tim Hunke | Chairman | 402-380-0931

Mark Schweers | Vice-Chairman | 402-380-8107

Kevin Brester | Secretary | 402-750-6159

Rick Fullner | 402-380-3414

Duane Drieling | 402-380-1011

Paul Meyer | 402-640-5921

Terry Jahnke | 402-380-2158

Jesse Schold | 402-380-0735

Larry Zobel | 402-380-8597

Randy Wattermann | Chairman | 402-372-7005

Paul Peters | Vice Chairman | 402-380-9882

Paul Meyer | Secretary/Planning Commission Representative | 402-640-5921

Tom Hagedorn | 402-380-9612

Daryle Urwiler | 402-380-4353

Grant Brockemeier | Alternate | 402-394-5996 – Electronic Map
From there, click on the Planning/Zoning Tab. There is a key on the left hand side under layers.

Current Zoning Map – PDF File – Adopted February 26, 2020

Cuming County Zoning Fee Schedule