Douglas County Commission to thank veterans, consider audit on federal money

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The Douglas County Commission meets in the historic courtroom on the second floor of the county courthouse, 1100 Massachusetts St.

The Douglas County Commission will meet Wednesday with a limited agenda that includes a proclamation thanking veterans for their service.

Commissioners will also consider approving an audit of the combined $1.92 million in federal funding the county and the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department spent in 2017 on the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, and on the Partnerships to Improve Community Health program. The audit found no problems or errors in the handling of the federal money.

The commission will meet at 4 p.m. at the Douglas County Courthouse, 1100 Massachusetts St.


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