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Online Outage Map & Reporting Tool Now Available

Hastings Utilities is working to put real-time information into the hands of customers with the launch of a new utility outage map and reporting tool. The map shows the size and location of current outages for electric, gas, water and sewer in color-coded markings within Hastings city limits. The new reporting tool uses geographic information system…

City offices to close for Memorial Day

The City of Hastings offices will be closed on Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day. Front desk services will be unavailable at the Hastings Police Department, Hastings Fire and Rescue, City Hall, Hastings Utilities, Parks and Recreation and the Solid Waste Landfill. 911 and utility emergency services will remain available. Normal hours of…

COVID-19 Video Press Conference Set for May 22

Mayor Corey Stutte, along with health and emergency leaders in the community, will host a video conference call for media at 10 a.m. Friday, May 22. The conference will be live streamed to the public on the City of Hastings website. Participants will include the following: ·         Corey Stutte, City of Hastings ·         Michele Bever, South Heartland…

Parks and Recreation COVID-19 Update

The Hastings Parks and Recreation Department is extending some closures in an effort to best comply with directed health measures issued by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. The Hastings Aquacourt, Libs Park Splash Pad, Heartwell Park Wading Pool and the Lincoln Park Wading Pool were originally set to open on Saturday, May 23. …

Library Launches Virtual Summer Reading Program

The Hastings Public Library is going digital, launching the annual Summer Reading program online in an effort to reach as many families as possible. With the new online format, the library is celebrating the theme “Imagine Your Story.” Registration and participation will be completed through a new online program called Beanstack, a website and downloadable…