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No Jury trials scheduled for the August 3rd to August 14th Service Period new

The service period for the August 3rd to August 14th jurors ...

Fleet Mechanic (Job ID: 20-023) new

Deadline to Apply: 05 Aug 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.

Douglas County Modifies Public Meeting Procedures through June 17, 2020

The bridge carrying East 1400 Road (old Louisiana Street alignment) over the Wakarusa River will be closed beginning Monday, March 30, 2020, for a rehabilitation project.  The bridge is located on East 1400 Road approximately ¾-mile north of North 1100 Road. Douglas County Public Works anticipates the project will be completed and the bridge reopened to traffic by June 13, 2020.

The CJCC meeting will be held on Zoom. Please see invitation below:

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 The CJCC will meeting at 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Flory Building at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.


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Douglas County Drug Court Information

Douglas County Government and the Douglas County Community Foundation received a $26,000 matching grant from Partners for Places. The match was provided through local donations to the Douglas County Community Foundation.

The $52,000 in total funding will be used to complete Phase 1 of a three-phase Open Space Plan development and implementation process:

Earlier this week we witnessed another horrific act of racism. Believing that our Board of Douglas County Commissioners meeting on Wednesday night (June 3) would be an appropriate place to say a few words addressing this tragedy, I had planned to speak then. A few people for whom I have tremendous respect encouraged me not to wait, but to speak up now. To them, thank you. Your encouragement helps me to see that my privilege gives me the choice to wait. Waiting is something not afforded to the vulnerable, including those who live in fear due to the color of their skin.

This report summarizes certain matters required by professional standards to be communicated to you in your oversight responsibility for the County’s financial reporting process.
Douglas County, Kansas financial statements for the year ending on December 31, 2014.
Douglas County, Kansas financial statements for the year ending on December 31, 2013.
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