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Jury Trial on Monday, December 9th, 2019 new

The service period for the December 9th through December 20th ...

Trial Assistant (Job ID: 19-057) new

Deadline to Apply: 28 Feb 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.

One of the employees you’re likely to interact with when you visit the Treasurer’s Office on the first floor of the Douglas County Courthouse is Ida Crawford.

With a background in customer service, Crawford said she likes “everything” about her job. She enjoys computers and helping people. “Being able to talk to customers and help meet their needs is always nice,” she said. “My co-workers make it fun, too.”

The Chamber Luncheon - Meet Sarah Plinsky. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

Douglas County District Court has a full-time Trial Court Clerk II position available.

Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mon – Fri. 

Job duties: receive, docket, and process cases; file and record pleadings; take receipts; prepare trial dockets; provide service to the public by phone, email and in person.  Must perform other duties as assigned by the Clerk of the District Court.

Douglas County Public Works announces that, weather permitting, E 1750 Road (North First Street in Baldwin City) between Route 12 (N 400 Road; State Lake Road in Baldwin City) and N 500 Road will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, Oct. 7, for the start of an improvement project. Public Works anticipates the road section will remain closed through the 2019 fall season.

There will be a groundbreaking ceremony for the Treatment and Recovery Campus of Douglas County, 1000 W. Second Street. The ceremony will include the following campus projects:

In Douglas County, there are 57 polling locations that require at least 170 workers on Election Days, and there’s one person who coordinates all of them: Julie Ybarra.

1:30 - 3:00 p.m. - Senior Coalition on Aging - Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

4:30-6:30 p.m. Open House for Artists Helping the Homeless. Two or Commissioners may be in attenance.


Public comment will be taken for each regular agenda item as each item is discussed. Individuals will be limited to one comment per agenda item. Individuals are asked to come to the microphone, sign in, and state their name. Speakers are asked to sign in so that the spelling of names is correct in the minutes of the meeting. Speakers should address all comments/questions to the Commission.


Douglas County Newsletter September 2019
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