City of Ralston
"The Heart of the Metro"
Upcoming Events at the Ralston Arena
April to July
Lil Boosie concert on April 30, Hairball on May 1, and Amy Grant & Michael W. Smith on May 14.
A partial list of Arena events can be accessed here . For a complete list of upcoming event, go to www.ralstonarena.com.
The city accepts online payments for many services, including various permits and licenses.
Ralston's Prescription Discount Card
The city participates in the Prescription Discount Card program through the National League of Cities. The card is FREE to all Ralston residents, regardless of age, income, or existing health insurance. By using this card you may save an average of 23% off of regular retail prescription drugs at participating pharmacies.
Residents may pick up a City of Ralston Discount card at:
Ralston City Hall
Ralston Police Department
Baright Public Library
Ralston Senior Center
PRINT YOUR CARD ONLINE HERE
City of Ralston Parks & Tree Commission
The City of Ralston is seeking individuals to serve on the Ralston Parks and Tree Commission. The Commission is made up of volunteers who are citizens of Ralston. If you are interested in getting involved in your community, you can download an application,or pick one up at City Hall between the hours of 8:00AM and 4:30PM Monday through Friday.
Pay for City Services Online
The City is accepting online payment for many services. Recently added is the ability to use your favorite credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, or American Express) to pay for building and plumbing permits as well as licenses.
This service is in addition to the payments that are accepted online by the Ralston Police Department. You can request and pay for a police report online or pay parking tickets online.
All waiverable traffic citations may also be paid online through the State of Nebraska Web site. If your traffic citation indicates at the bottom that it is "waiverable" and it has dollar amounts filled in, then the citation is eligible to be pain online.
To access the online reports and payment options for the Ralston Police Department, hover over the Police Department link on the left side of any City Web page and choose the link you want.
Ralston's New Prescription Discount Card
The City of Ralston has a new program to offer savings on prescription drugs to residents who are without health insurance, a traditional benefits plan, or have prescriptions that are not covered by insurance.
The Prescription Discount Card is made available to residents by the City of Ralston in collaboration with the National League of Cities (NLC) and is made possible through Ralston's membership in NLC.
The card is FREE to all Ralston residents, regardless of age, income, or existing health insurance. By using this card you may save an average of 23% off the regular retail price of prescription drugs at participating pharmacies.
Residents may pick up a City of Ralston discount card at the following locations:
Ralston City Hall
Ralston Police Dept.
Ralston Senior Center
For questions about the card call toll free at 1-888-620-1749.
This is not insurance. Discounts are only available at participating pharmacies. By using this card, participants agree to pay the entire prescription cost less any applicable discount. Savings may vary by drug and pharmacy.
Papillion Sanitation is targeting the end of March, or first part of April, to implement. However, they want to insure great efforts are made to let people know prior to implementation.
New Covered Recycling Containers
On Tuesday, April 7th, the City Council approved an amendment to the trash contract with Papillion Sanitation to provide covered recycling containers. For $0.25 a month, or $3 per year, residents will receive a wheeled covered recycle can, similar to the one shown. The container is 35 gal. and will allow residents to recycle more, while minimizing the risk of garbage blowing in the neighborhoods. Residents are advised that they can either keep their blue recycle bin for other uses or turn them back into Papillion Sanitation. The goal of the change is to increase recycling awareness and reducing blowing garbage on recycle day