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No Jury Trials on Monday, February 17th or Tuesday 18th, 2020 new

The service period for the February 17th through February 28th ...

The community meeting scheduled for tonight (Oct. 30) in Baldwin City about zoning regulations has been cancelled due to the weather forecast.

The Douglas County Zoning and Codes Department is continuing to seek feedback about proposed changes to the Zoning and Subdivision Regulations for unincorporated Douglas County. Residents can provide feedback by:

• Completing an online form.

The County Commission will not meet on Wednesday, October 30.

Douglas County Newsletter October 2019

Deputy Douglas County Clerk Heather Dill was designated as a Certified Elections/Registration Administrator (CERA), the highest professional achievement, in a ceremony conducted by the National Election Center on Aug. 20 in Orlando, Florida.

The Douglas County Clerk’s office has mailed more than 66,000 informational brochures and advance voting applications to voters ahead of the Nov. 5 City/School General Election. The informational mailers will start arriving in mailboxes of active registered voters the week of Sept. 23.

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.

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.

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