Johnson County residents 18 years and older are eligible to vote in the Extension Council elections Tuesday, Oct. 10, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Johnson County K-State Research and Extension office, 11811 S. Sunset Drive, Suite 1500, in Olathe. A driver’s license is required to verify age and residency.
Johnson County residents are encouraged to vote and elect members to the four program development committees (PDCs) which make up the 24 member Extension Council. The Extension Council is a key component of the Cooperative Extension service. They are strong supporters of Extension within their community and work closely with agents through their PDCs to help develop educational programming for Johnson County residents.
Following the elections, the newly-elected council will meet Monday, Oct. 30 at 6:30 p.m. for their annual meeting to elect amongst themselves the nine-member Extension Board. For more information contact the Johnson County office at 913-715-7000.