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Commission Board Meeting on Wed, September 19, 2018 - 3:30 PM

Meeting Agenda: 

3:30 p.m. - City/County/School District Joint Meeting. (see attached agenda)

City-County-School District Joint Meeting
September 19, 2018
Douglas County Fairgrounds, Flory Meeting Hall
Informal social gathering:  3:00-3:30 p.m.
Formal Meeting: 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.

3:30 – 3:40        Welcome and Introductions - Nancy Thellman, Chair, Douglas County Board of County Commissioners

3:40 – 4:30       Collaborative Opportunities to Serve Douglas County Youth Behavioral Health Needs

• USD 497 - Dr. Anthony Lewis, Superintendent of Schools
Jessica Beeson, President, USD 497, Board of Education

• Juvenile Justice update - Pam Weigand, Director, Douglas County Criminal Justice Services

• City of Lawrence – Alcohol Tax  - Diane Stoddard, Assistant City, Manager City of Lawrence

• Douglas County initiatives  - Bob Tryanski, Director of Behavioral Health Projects Douglas County

• Opportunities for partnerships - ALL

4:30 – 4:40          Lawrence Community Shelter                         

Sarah Jane Russell, Executive Director
Jackie Counts, Board Chair

4:40 – 5:20           City and County Partnerships

• Governing Boards - Stuart Boley, Mayor, City of Lawrence; Lisa Larsen, Vice Mayor, City of Lawrence      
o Lawrence-Douglas County Mental Health Board                
o Douglas County Senior Resource Center               
o Lawrence-Douglas County Advocacy Council on Aging               

• Service Agreements - Stuart Boley & Nancy Thellman

• State Transportation Task Force Meeting        Nancy Thellman
o Assign a city and county commissioner to attend Nov. 8th task force meeting in support of widening the west leg of the SLT

5:20 – 5:30  Next Steps  - Nancy Thellman

Future Meetings:

TBD (January/February 2019) – Hosted by USD 497
TBD (May/June 2019) - Hosted by City






Related Document(s): 
Meeting Location: 
Flory Building -Douglas County Fairgrounds
Street Address: 
2110 Harper St, Lawrence, KS 66046, USA