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No Jury Trial on Monday, October 18th new

There are no jury trials on Monday, October 21st. All jurors ...

Custodial Worker II—Evenings (Job ID: 19-052) new

Deadline to Apply: 29 Nov 2019 @ 5:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m. Funeral for Honorable Terry L. Bullock (two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.)

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Law Enforcement Contact Study. (two or more Commissioners may be in attendance)

The Douglas County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) will host a public presentation about the Law Enforcement Contact Study from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, in the Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vermont St.

 Mom's Demand Action Open House (Two or more Commissioners may attend)

Douglas County Commissioners set the 2020 county budget for publication during their July 17 meeting.

They recommended a .379 mill levy increase, which raises the mill levy from 46.015 to 46.394. The owner of a $185,000 home will pay the county about $8 more in property taxes.

The 2020 budget includes additional funding for:

The Douglas County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) will host a public presentation about the Law Enforcement Contact Study from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, in the Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vermont St.

County Launches Recycling Drop-off Program

This week, Douglas County is launching a pilot project for drop-off recycling bins in the unincorporated areas of the County.  Four pilot locations in the unincorporated area are:

The County Commission meeting has been cancelled for August 7, 2019.

Douglas County 4-H Fair

9:30 a.m. - Pie Judging. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

The Kansas Sentencing Commission's sentencing guidelines.
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