The County Commission will meet at 5:30 p.m. for Business Meeting.
Chief Judge Peggy Carr Kittel retired December 31, 2019, after 19 years of service. She had served as chief judge of the 7th Judicial District, which is composed of Douglas County, since 2016.
Weather 101 will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2120 Harper Street, in Building 21.
The program will include information about severe thunderstorm development, identification of important features, and safety and preparedness tips. Presenters will be the National Weather Service in Topeka. All-hazard radios will be sold with on-site programming available.
The program is free and open to the public.
The County Commission will meet at 4:00 p.m. for a Work Session; and at 5:30 p.m. for the Business Meeting.
Douglas County Emergency Management will be hosting a severe Weather Symposium from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire Street.
Douglas County Emergency Management is providing a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training April 24-26. This training course includes information on Disaster Preparedness, Fire Safety, Medical Operations, Light Search and Rescue, Terrorism, Team Organization and other related safety areas. At the conclusion of the training you may register to become a CERT Volunteer or you may just take this training for educational purposes.
Quarterly Judges Luncheon. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.
Conservation Council Annual Meeting. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.
The County Commission will meet at 4:00 p.m. for a Work Session and at 5:30 p.m. for a Business Meeting.