Crete Public Library receives second set of equipment for Innovation Studio
The library recently received the second half of the Innovation Studio equipment. In the Nebraska room you will find a Laser Cutter, Vinyl Cutter, Heat Press, 12.5" Laminator and the Lego Mindstorm. This set of equipment will be at the library until mid-May.
The Universal Laser Cutter as its name implies, uses a laser to cut he etch many materials including wood, cork, metal and glass. The Vinyl Cutter's blade cuts out shapes and letters from sheets of thin, self-adhesive plastic vinyl. The Heat Press can transfer designs or photos onto a variety of fabric, including a mousepad.
There are also three computers containing Coral Draw software. This software is a drawing program that can help you design unique patterns that can be used with the Laser Cutter, Vinyl Cutter and Heat Press.
To reserve a time for training, please contact the library at 402-826-3809 or email: email@example.com.
The City of Crete, Departments of Public Works currently has an opening for the position of Bookkeeper/Billing.
This is a full time hourly position with the City of Crete. The minimum qualifications include typing and filing skills, ability to use network computer systems, extensive experience with MS Word/Excel, and a demonstrated ability to courteously interact with customers. Duties include word processing, filing, office communication, operation of City software packages, answering telephones and translation. Interested individuals may obtain more information or application materials at City Hall between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. weekdays or by phone at 826-4312 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2018. The City of Crete is an equal opportunity employer.
Click on the links below to view/download the job description and application materials.
The City Water Department crew will be flagging all curb stops (water shutoffs at curbs) on properties north of 13th Street for a GIS mapping survey.
Residents are asked to keep the flags in place until after Easter (April 1) for the crew to complete this process. If you have questions, contact the Public Works office, 402-826-4312.
Crete Recreation Micro Soccer registration deadline is March 23 for this program involving girls and boys in 2 age divisions: ages 3 and 4 and ages 5 and 6. Games will be held April 11, 18, 25 and May 2 at Rotary Park, 9th and Kingwood Ave. Forms and registration can be found online at http://cityofcrete.recdesk.com or by visiting City Hall.
Coaches are always needed. If interested, please submit a coaching application to the recreation office. Coaching applications can be found on RecDesk, here: https://cityofcrete.recdesk.com/Community/Page?pageId=2499
Wildwood Pool job applications
The Parks & Recreation Department is currently accepting applications for pool lifeguards and cashiers. Applications need to be submitted to the Parks & Recreation office at City Hall by Friday, March 23. Any questions please contact Dan Dunaway - email@example.com.
Crete Community Garden applications are now available on the city website with downloadable English and Spanish versions on the Community Garden Page here.
Printed applications are also available at Crete Public Library, the Public Works Office at City Hall, or at Crete Ave Hardware. The application packet includes information on fees and the deposit, garden map, plot selection, and a list of garden rules.
Garden plots will be assigned on a first come, first served basis. No plots will be assigned after June 1.
Click on the links below to download forms
Utility Payments Online
You can now pay your utility bill 24/7 through our new online bill payment option. Just go to www.crete.ne.gov and click on the "Online Utility Payment" button. You don't have to pay with a card, you can use your checking or savings account as well. You will need a routing and account number for this service.
Required information to pay your bill will be the name on the utility account, your address and the utility account number. We need this information to determine which account the money goes too. After you input your card/bank information, you will be asked to enter an email address in order to receive a receipt. The receipt is just like the one you would receive if you came into the office to pay your bill with your card. Your bill will still be credited on the day you make the payment.
If you have any other questions, visit the Public Works Office (City Hall, 243 East 13th Street) or call 402.826.4312.
Utility Bills and Rates
Electrical Service: The City of Crete Departments of Public Works Electric System retails electricity within the corporate limits.
Garbage Collection and Recycling: The City of Crete solid waste service is provided by The Garbage Company. A recycling tote is included free of charge.
Please see the Public Works sections at left for more information on these services.
For many years, Crete Public Library has provided outreach services for the elderly and the homebound in the community. Programs are provided on a weekly basis at The Gardens, Tabitha, Premier Estates, and Centennial Terrace. In addition, books and other resources are delivered to those patrons who are unable to attend the library.