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No Jury Trials on Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 new

There are no jury trials on Wednesday, December 4th. The service ...

Trial Assistant (Job ID: 19-057) new

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

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

Douglas County is seeking applications for the 2019/2020 Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge!

The competition — open to students in grades 6 through 12 — consists of preparing a written business plan or executive summary, a tradeshow booth, an elevator pitch and final presentation. Students compete for $3,500 in prize money:

Public feedback session for proposed county zoning regulations at the Douglas County Zoning and Codes Office, 3755 E. 25th Street.

The Douglas County Zoning and Codes Department is proposing changes to the Zoning and Subdivision Regulations for unincorporated Douglas County. Staff will provide an overview of the changes at the meeting and then encourage residents to share feedback.

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