Chambers, Nebraska

Municipal Services

Type of Government..... Village Board  
Comprehensive City Plan..... No
City Manager..... No  
City Engineer..... No  
City Zoning Ordinance in Effect..... No  
County Zoning Ordinance in Effect..... Yes  
Garbage Service Provider..... J & J Sanitation  
Public Library in City..... No  
Percent of Streets Paved..... 100%
Number Volunteer Fire Department Personnel..... 30
  Inside City   Outside City
Fire Insurance Class..... 5   8/10
Standard building codes are enforced in the Village of Chambers. The O'Neill Public Library, 23 miles away, contains 36,126 volumes and has an average annual circulation of 97,341. The library, with 2,493 patrons, is part of the Nebraska Interlibrary Book Loan Program. Story hour is held during the summer months and other special times during the year. Books and records for the blind are also provided. There are six computers with Internet access available to Library patrons. The Chambers Volunteer Fire Department consists of 30 fire fighters including 11 EMT's and 1 paramedic. A new fire house was built in 2009 with funds donated by a local resident and many volunteer hours. There are 26 fire hydrants in Chambers.