To further its accountability to the citizens and taxpayers of Douglas County, the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC, Board) adheres to the principles of governance outlined in the Board’s Policy Manual. The Board of County Commissioners Policy Manual includes: County Goals Policy; Government Process Policy; Management Limitation Policy; and the Board of County Commissioners-County Manager Delegation Policy.
Administrative Policies and Procedures
The following documents represent the county’s operating policies and procedures. These policies and procedures are necessary for the efficient, effective operation of county government, and have been delegated from the County Commissioners to the County Manager.
Employee Handbook – Updated November 2016
Emergency Documents and Policies
- Douglas County Recovery Plan
Emergency and Disaster Financial Administration Policy – Revised August 2012
Emergency Operation Plan – Adopted September 2016
Resolution Establishing Emergency & Disaster Authorizations (EDAR) – Revised September 2016
Facilities and Fleet
Public Works Operations
- Cash/Check Depositing and Receipt of Electronic Funds Policy
Investment Policy Revised May 24, 2016