Documents 2008

Documents for September 2008

31st Street improvement survey
September 30, 2008
Residents are invited to share their comments on how the city should proceed with improvements to 31st Street.
Mark Andersen's letter to the City Commission
September 26, 2008
Mark Andersen explains to the City Commission why he thinks the city shouldn't be overly concerned about whether development is taking up "prime farm ground."
Motion to revoke bail in Yellow House case
September 26, 2008
The motion filed in U.S. District court on against Guy and Carrie Neighbors, and supporting exhibits.
Green Living
September 26, 2008
Ideas for an eco-friendly lifestyle in Lawrence.
2008 Kansas International Film Festival schedule
September 22, 2008
The full schedule for the film festival, which began Friday in Overland Park.
CASA Report on Family Dinners
September 22, 2008
NEW YORK, NY September 15, 2008 From 2003 to 2008 research by The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University has consistently found that children who have frequent family dinners are less likely to use marijuana, tobacco and drink alcohol.
Buying Guide for Kansas-Grown Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
September 19, 2008
A buying guide for statewide produce by Mary Meck Higgins and Chuck Marr of the Kansas State University Research and Extension.
The Eroding Value of Workers Compensation Benefit Cap Levels
September 18, 2008
A report on the declining value of workers compensation payments to injured Kansans, prepared for the Kansas Coalition for Workplace Safety.
HCAHPS survey data from March, 2008
September 17, 2008
A survey of patients' hospital experiences based on HCAHPS survey data from March, 2008.
HCAHPS survey data from from August, 2008
September 17, 2008
A survey of patients' hospital experiences based on HCAHPS survey data from August, 2008.
Government Finance Officers Association's report summary
September 15, 2008
A summary of the GFOA's report on Douglas County's financial operations, which recommended a use of more technology to streamline data exchanged between departments.
Indictment against Michael A. Vanlerberg
September 12, 2008
The indictment returned by a federal grand jury against Michael A. Vanlerberg on charges of manufacturing explosives and destroying a mailbox in Douglas County.
Grow Green Checklist
September 12, 2008
The Lawrence Chamber of Commerce has published a list of 30 steps businesses can take to become more eco-friendly. Those completing at least 20 of the steps will be given a special green designation from the chamber.
2008 KDOT Poker Run
September 10, 2008
Route map for 2008 KDOT Poker Run, a 105-mile motorcycle rally set for Saturday, Sept. 13, 2008, beginning and ending in Topeka.
14th Annual March of Dimes Bikers for Babies Ride
September 9, 2008
A map of the Bikers for Babies route.
Ramona Morgan court documents
September 9, 2008
Court documents from the Ramona Morgan trial.