The Adult Services building for the Adult Services Department.
Douglas County Locations
Consolidated Fire District #1, formerly Wakarusa Township Fire Department location.
The Fairgrounds - Main Facilities building houses some personnel from the Maintenance Department.
Fairgrounds Maintenance Office is a white building located east of the Fairgrounds Flory Building
The Human Services Building provides leased space to Douglas County agencies that provide direct human services to the community. Agencies located in the building: American Red Cross, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Child Care…
The New Hampshire building houses several county departments including the Sustainability, Heritage Conservation, Criminal Justice Services, Community Corrections and Community Service Work.
Palmyra Fire District #2 is a volunteer fire district established in 2015. It serves approximately 80 square miles in the southeast corner of Douglas County. The department was founded in 1983 and was operated as a part of Palmyra Township until 2015. At that time, a separate governing board was…
This facility houses the Public Works Department (Administration, Operations and Fleet Maintenance) and the Zoning and Codes Department.
The Corrections Division has the primary responsibility for the Correctional Facility and the inmates housed therein. The Corrections Division staff serve in a variety of capacities including direct supervision of inmates, booking/intake, escort, transportation, reentry programming, and…
The Operations Division consists of a number of areas including patrol, civil process/warrants, investigations, courtroom/building security, community relations, and administration.
Sheriff's Office personnel serve in the following specialized units: drug enforcement, training and…
The Treasurer Satellite - Baldwin City Office houses personnel from the Treasurer's Office that serves the Baldwin City, KS area.
Office Hours: Open the second full week of the month: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. (noon) - 4:00 p.m. (closed for…
This office is now OPEN with office hours on Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Treasurer Satellite - South Lawrence Office building houses some personnel from the Treasurer's Office.
The Youth Services building houses all personnel for the Youth Services Department.
All Douglas County residents may vote at this location.
All county residents may vote at this location.
Located at the Douglas County Fairgrounds
Located on US 56 Highway, approximately three miles east of Baldwin City, the Black Jack Ruts/Ivan Boyd Prairie is owned by Douglas County and maintained by the Santa Fe Trail Historical Society of Douglas County and the Kansas Department of Transportation.
Located at the intersection of 31st and Louisiana Streets in the City of Lawrence, Broken Arrow Park is maintained jointly by Douglas County and the city of Lawrence.
The historic arch is located ½ mile east and 1 1/4 miles south of the town of Lone Star at 780 E. 850 Road. The arch was built in 1913 by B.F. Metsker and I. Babb.
The Ivan Boyd Prairie Preserve is located in south Douglas County, near Baldwin, and adjacent to the site of the pre-Civil War battle of Black Jack, 2 June 1856, a battle that happened as a result of the Pottawatomie Massacre and other events. Ivan Boyd was a resident of the town of Baldwin, and…
Lone Star Lake Park is located approximately 10 miles southwest of the City of Lawrence. The lake was built in the early 1930's by the Civilian Lone Star Lake Park Conservation Corps (CCC). Facilities include:
Wells Park was donated in 1971 to Douglas County by William Wells. The park is open from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. A picnic area with tables and shelter are available. Also on site is a small playground. Two observation towers offering a great scenic view of the City of Lawrence are the park's main…