Tag Archives: Riley County

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 Commissioners Meeting for February 6, 2017

Report on the Board of Riley County Commissioners Meeting for February 6, 2017 Observer:  Bill Shenk-Hamlin The following topics were covered. Topics of the Business Meeting Pawnee Mental Health Services contract was unanamously approved without comment. The cost of the … Continue reading

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What Does the County Commission Do?

By Joan Strickler (In response to many questions, our faithful observer, Joan Strickler compiled this explanation.  Here is a reminder for community members who aren’t sure whether or not their vote makes a difference in our local government.  Thank you, … Continue reading

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Riley County Law Board

Observer:  Greg Wurst Monday, June 20,  Riley County Law Board Meeting,12:00 They were discussing the budget for the next year, specifically the courthouse security system mandated by the state legislature.  This adds about $500,000 to the budget.  The budget was … Continue reading

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RILEY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY COUNCIL, October 7 and 28, 2015

Observer:  Helen Estes NOTE: The September Board Meeting was cancelled due to circumstances    @ RCHD. This resulted in two RCHD PHAC meetings in October.    Both of these meetings are included in this summary along with an announcement from … Continue reading

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Riley County Health Department Community Meeting, February 8, 2015

By Helen Estes Sunday, February 8, 2015 Manhattan Public Library Riley County Health Department hosted the first of eight community meetings intended to spread the word/results from the Riley County Comprehensive Community Needs Assessment previously administered to many local respondents. … Continue reading

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Riley County Commission Observer Report: January 29, 2015

By Julie Merklin Riley County Commission:Jan. 29, 2015 All commissioners present There were three main items of business. Craig Cox, assistant county counselor, discussed the procedure for Tax Foreclosure cases and sales. There are 497 properties, residential, vacant and/or abandoned … Continue reading

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