Tag Archives: LWVMRC

Women in Leadership and Mental Health Care Progress in Manhattan, 6/21/2018

By Catherine Hedge For those who weren’t able to join us, we would like to share the perspectives of our local leaders from our Lunch with League, 6/21/2018. I apologize for the delayed post, but I know you will find … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission May 31, 2018

Riley County Commission May 31, 2018 Joan Strickler, observer Commissioners Rodriguez, Wells and Wilson present, Rodriguez chair. Commissioner Wilson announced that he has decided not to run again for the Commission or any other public office at this time.  He … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission May 24, 2018

  Riley County Commission May 24, 2018 Joan Strickler, observer Commissioners Rodriguez, Wilson and Wells present, Rodriguez chair. County Attorney Barry Wilkerson reported on a recent trial involving abuse of a child which resulted in that child’s death.  He said … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission, April 23, 2018

Riley County Commission April 23, 2018 Joan Strickler, observer Commissioners Rodriguez, Wells and Wilson present, Rodriguez chair. In considering Pottawatomie County Commissioners complaints about the cost of ambulance services provided by Riley County, Commissioner Wells questioned the wisdom of continuing … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission, January 25, 2018

Riley County Commission January 25, 2018 Joan Strickler, observer. Commissioners Rodriguez, Wells and Wilson present, Rodriguez chair. Commissioner Wells mentioned his concern about the amount of food that is thrown out in our country. County Counselor/Director of Administrative Services Clancy … 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, 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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