City of Syracuse

Ordinance Review

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Online Bill Pay

Make your payments online. You can pay your utility bill, tenant’s deposit, permits, and/or your Parks & Recreation fees.

The Syracuse Parks Department and The Syracuse Aqua Center are now accepting applications for the 2024 season. Please click here for an application.

You must be at least 16 years old at the time of hire for Parks. You must be 15 years old at the time of hire for the Aqua Center.

Applications can be emailed to

Applications can also be mailed or dropped off at City Hall, 495 Midland St., Syracuse NE 68446


The City of Syracuse is excited to announce that we have a new online bill pay system. This system will allow you to be able to make payments online, check your account balance, and see past utility bills. Please log in using your customer number (found on the lower right-hand corner of your bill) and your last name/business name. A service fee of 3.25% of the transaction amount with a $3.00 minimum will be applied to credit card payments and a fee of $2.50 will be applied to all payments made via electronic check. If you sign up for automatic payments the fee will be waived.
We also are offering a Pay by Phone option. You may make a payment by phone or check your account balance 24/7 with our automated phone service. Call (855) 646-1146

EMERGENCY FINANCIAL HELP: Contact the agencies below if you are needing utility financial help DHHS LIHEAP Program: 402-471-3121 United Way Midlands: 211 Community Action Agencies: 402-471-3714 Salvation Army: 402-898-5900 American Red Cross-Midwest: 402-343-7755 Catholic Social Services: 800-981-8242 Local churches


THIRD PARTY NOTICE. Third party notice is available to all utility customers. Upon request, the City will send a copy of any notice of utility service discontinuance to the person (third party) authorized. This service benefits the disabled, handicapped or elderly, since notice will ensure a third party is aware of possible discontinuance of utility service.

Syracuse City Calendar

Interested in attending city meetings or events? Follow the link to visit our City of Syracuse Calendar so you don’t miss a thing!

Parks & Recreation

Sign up for activities, download waiver forms, or check the ballfield schedule. Head to our Parks & Recreation Area for more details.

History Of Syracuse

Find out more about our great City by reading all about our history. From our beginnings to how we’ve grown, there is so much to learn!