County Commission Meetings to be Held in Smaller Cities Once Per Quarter

Once a quarter in 2023, the Riley County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will hold a regular meeting in one of the smaller cities. Meetings are open to the public and will be held in the evenings, starting at 6:00 p.m., to allow more people to attend. Meetings will also be broadcast live on Riley County’s YouTube Channel @RileyCountyCommissoinMeetings or

2023 Remote Meeting Schedule, 6:00 p.m.

  • Thursday, March 30th at Riley City Hall, 222 S. Broadway Street, Riley, KS 66531
  • Thursday, June 29th at Leonardville Community Building, 118 N. Erpelding, Leonardville, KS 66449
  • Thursday, August 31st at Randolph VFW/City Hall, 108 W. Randolph, Randolph, KS 66554
  • Monday, October 30th at Ogden Community Center, 220 Willow Street, Ogden, KS 66517

“It’s important to make local government accessible to everyone,” says Commission Chair Kathryn Focke. “By meeting in the smaller cities in Riley County, I hope to send the message that we are here to serve rural residents, too.”

The BOCC meets regularly on Mondays and Thursdays starting at 8:30 a.m. in the County Chambers, Courthouse Plaza East Building 115 N. 4th St., Manhattan, KS 66502.

Find agendas, minutes, and rules for public comment during meetings at  


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