City staff, governing body to attend Local Government Day

By KBBE News
January 07, 2019

The League of Kansas Municipalities is hosting Local Government Day on January 23, 2019.  A portion of both City staff and the Governing Body will be attending this event.  Because more than one Commissioner will likely be attending, this is considered a public meeting. A tentative schedule for the day would be as follows:

 Schedule of Events:

9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. - Capitol Building, Classroom 3-N: Statement of Municipal Policy updates and tips for connecting with your LegislatorMorning Appointments with Legislators (set on your own schedule with the legislators staff)

12:15 p.m. - Maner Conference Center, Mayors Association Lunch2:00 p.m. - Maner Conference Center, Local Government Day Welcome & Introductions

2:15 p.m. - "If I Were Mayor" Presentations

2:30 p.m. - Statement of Municipal Policy Review

4:00 p.m. - Legislative Update from Senate and House Leadership 

5:00 p.m. - Capitol Plaza Hotel - Reception with Legislators

7:00 p.m. - Adjourn

Early visits will be set up with our local legislators and will take place at the Kansas State Capitol in the morning and all events after noon will be held at the Maner Conference Center/Capitol Plaza Hotel located at 1717 SW Topeka Boulevard.