City Government

Lawrence to close emergency overflow shelters Wednesday

The City of Lawrence will be closing the two emergency overflow shelters it opened earlier this month in response to extreme winter weather, according to a news release Tuesday evening from the city. At 9 a.m. Wednesday, the city will be closing the shelters at Santa Fe Depot, 413 E. Seventh ...

Teamsters’ lawsuit against City of Lawrence will go to trial in August

A lawsuit filed against the City of Lawrence by Teamsters Local Union No. 696, the union representing the city’s solid waste and Municipal Services and Operations employees, is going to trial later this year, according to court records. Judge Mark Simpson set Monday, Aug. 26, as the start ...