City Government

Lawrence City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St., is pictured Thursday, July 7, 2016.

Lawrence City Commission to consider adding 7 more staff positions

City leaders will soon discuss a request to amend the city’s 2021 budget to add seven positions to city staff, bringing the total number of newly requested positions to more than 20. As part of its meeting Tuesday, the Lawrence City Commission will discuss requests from city staff to add ...

City could ban conversion therapy for LGBTQ minors

City leaders will soon consider adopting an ordinance that would ban so-called conversion therapy that aims to change a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity. As part of its meeting Tuesday, the Lawrence City Commission will consider adopting Ordinance 9828, which would prohibit ...