February 13, 2016

Public officials attend KOMA training workshop

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe hosted dozens of public and appointed officials at a workshop on the Kansas Open Meetings Act (KOMA). More than 90 people, including Gardner City Council members Larry Fotovich and Randy Gregorcyk and city administrator Cheryl Harrison-Lee, attended the two-hour presentation. “Several city officials have expressed confusion Continue Reading

DA says Gardner City Council violated KOMA – UPDATED 1-13-12

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnernews.com The Gardner City Council violated the Kansas Open Meetings Act (KOMA) on two occasions last summer, according to an investigation by the Johnson County District Attorney’s Office. District Attorney Steve Howe, in a Jan. 10 letter to the mayor and council, said the council violated KOMA through serial emails on June 10 Continue Reading