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Eudorareporter.com has learned that the meeting requested by Governor Brownback in his letter to KDOT officials on April 22, has been set for May 12 at the Eudora Recreation Center.
The “local group” the Governor requested will include officials from the cities of Eudora, De Soto, Overland Park, Lawrence and Lenexa. Also scheduled to be in attendance for the meeting are officials from KDOT, and both Douglas and Johnson Counties.
This meeting will not be open to the public.
Eudorareporter.com contacted Eudora City Administrator John Harrenstein and he stated that “We realize this is a very emotional issue and those emotions are not bad. We need representatives to feel they are able to speak freely so that the group can come to a productive resolution.”
Harrenstein did add that, while the meeting is closed, “In the interest of being open and transparent to the public, we are inviting a select number of media outlets to the meeting so the public can be informed about what takes place.”
Eudorareporter.com has been selected as one of the media outlets to be in attendance at this meeting and we will have a full report on the meeting.