County Commission Candidate Meet and Greet
Candidate for county office will meet with voters at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 26.Douglas County voters will have their first chance to meet candidates for county office at a meet-and-greet event on Thursday at the Douglas County Courthouse.
- Thursday, June 26, 2008, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Douglas County Courthouse, 1100 Massachusetts, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
Douglas County voters will have their first chance to meet candidates for county office at a meet-and-greet event on Thursday at the Douglas County Courthouse.The event gets underway at 7 p.m. in the county commission chambers on the second floor.It is the first of three such events before the Aug. 5 primary election planned by a non-partisan group called the Voter Education Coalition.County commission candidates will introduce themselves to voters and distribute campaign materials, but there will be no formal question-and-answer session. A formal public forum with county commission candidates will take place at 7 p.m. July 29 at the Dole Institute of Politics.In addition to the county commission candidates, current county officeholders who are running unopposed will be at Thursday's event.