Category Archives: News and Updates

Riley County Commissioners, December 4, 2017

Riley County Commissioners Meeting for Monday, December 4, 2017 Observer: Bill Schenck-Hamlin Business Meeting Commissioners signed a tax roll correction for a sewer line that is located on Ron Wells’ property. Commissioners approved 2018 contract for grant funding through the … Continue reading

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Riley County Law Board: Monday, November 20, 2017.

Observer: Greg Wurst The Riley County Law Board met at noon on Monday, November 20, 2017.  From the consent agenda City Commissioner Reddi questioned the increase in the number of rapes reported.  Police Commissioner Schoen said he hoped it was … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission: November 27, 2017

Riley County Commission November 27, 2017 Joan Strickler, observer Commissioners Ron Wells and Ben Wilson present, Wells as chair. Cheryl Collins, Director of the Riley County Museum and several staff members described the types of work they have been involved … Continue reading

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Riley County Commissioners Meeting, November 6, 2017

Riley County Commissioners Meeting for Monday, November 6, 2017 Observer: William Schenck-Hamlin Business Meeting Commissioners approved promotions for two people in the Riley County office. Commissioners approved an advertisement to replace a culvert on West 543th Avenue. Commissioners approved an … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission: October 23, 2017

Riley County Commission October 23, 2017 Observer:  Joan Strickler Commissioners Wells, Rodriguez and Wilson present, Wells presiding. Robbin Cole, Director of Pawnee Mental Health Services, said Ossawatomie State Hospital is continuing to lose the State $1 million a month due … Continue reading

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Riley County Law Board, October 16, 2017

Observer: Greg Wurst The Riley County Law Board met at noon on Monday, October 16, 2017. The consent agenda and officers not having to shave during December to raise money for Shop with a Cop were approved. The local Unitarian … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission, September 25, 2017

Riley County Commission September 25, 2017 Joan Strickler, observer Commissioners Wells, Rodriguez and Wilson present, Wells presiding. Health Department Director, Jennifer Green, requested Commission approval to submit a grant proposal to the Peine Foundation intended to supplement federal funds provided … Continue reading

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Riley County Law Board, September 18, 2017

Observer:  Greg Wurst The Riley County Law Board met at 12:00 PM on Monday, September 18. It began with an update on the Community Advisory Board.  There are nine members and one vacancy.  A KSU student has just been recruited.  … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission July 24, 2017

Riley County Commission July 24, Joan Strickler, observer Commissioners Wells and Wilson present, Rodriguez absent. Lori Feldcamp, director of Big Lakes Developmental Center, reported the Legislature approved a 3% increase in funding for developmental disabilities centers this year.  The two … Continue reading

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Riley Count Commissioners Board Meeting, June 26, 2017

Board of Riley County Commissioners June 26, 2017 Joan Strickler, observer Commissioners Wells, Rodriguez and Wilson present, Wells as chair. Robbin Cole, director of Pawnee Mental Health Services, said the news from the legislative session this year is basically positive. … Continue reading

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