Archive for Monday, May 17, 2010

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Local governments preparing for sizable drop in local property tax values
May 17, 2010
Local governments in Douglas County are preparing to deal with a 3 percent decrease in property valuation as they work on their budgets for next year.
BHS regional games postponed to Tuesday
May 17, 2010
Baldwin High School’s baseball and softball regional games scheduled for today have been postponed, because of wet field conditions and the Class 4A contests will be played Tuesday.
Department of Transportation to unveil Tuesday study on expanded Amtrak service in Lawrence, across Kansas
May 17, 2010
Area residents interested in a proposal for a new Amtrak route can learn more at a meeting on Tuesday.
Youth football sign ups are Wednesday, Thursday
May 17, 2010
Sign ups for Baldwin City’s youth football teams will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Baldwin Elementary School Primary Center’s south gym.
Electrical rate increase is on Baldwin City Council agenda tonight
May 17, 2010
The Baldwin City Council will meet tonight at 7:30 at the American Legion Hall. Included in the agenda is discussion regarding a possible electrical rate increase.
Commuter forecast for May 17, 2010
May 17, 2010
Patchy fog, mist and light drizzle will highlight the morning commute. Roadways may be a little wet so take some extra time and drive safely.