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County Surveyor

Chuck Jordan
Charles P. Jordan
Cass County Surveyor

"I have lived in Nebraska since January 1971, graduating that May from Plattsmouth High School. I started surveying under the County Surveyor in March 1972. I was registered as a Nebraska Land Surveyor in February 1983. The position was vacated in November 1984 and I was appointed, by the County Commissioners as the County Surveyor in January 1985 to fill the unexpired term. I was elected by the people to continue as County Surveyor in 1986, 1990, 1994, 1998, 2002 and 2006."

ABOUT THIS OFFICE

The office is responsible for the filing of surveys performed within Cass County. To maintain records and up-keep of the Section Corners set on the Original Government Survey, (1855-1857). That process includes perpetuating corners that might be destroyed through road construction and overlay projects. Directional ties to existing topographic features are obtained and recorded for easier access to finding the corner for future use.

SERVICES OF THIS OFFICE

We provide information for the following:

  • Original Survey Field Notes and Plats
  • Section Corner ties
  • Field Surveys of individual parcels, (if a survey has been performed since 1855-present)
  • City maps
  • Subdivision plats
  • Topographic maps (7.5 minute Quadrangles)

FACTS & FIGURES

  • Maintain and Upkeep records for over 3,500 Government Corners
  • Maintain and file Surveys for 700+- performed annually
  • Electronic Distance Meter used for precision quality measurements
  • Registration with the State of Nebraska is a requirement

CONTACT US

All inquires can be addressed to this office at:

346 Main Street, Room 109 (Lower Level)
Plattsmouth, NE 68048-1964
Phone: 402-296-9362
Fax: 402-296-9318
Email

Hours:
Mon - Fri
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(Closed Legal Holidays)