In response to the May 7 STEM School shooting, County Commissioners will hear collaborative mental health services and school security funding recommendations

Special Work Session July 16, 2019MEDIA ADVISORY

On Tuesday, July 16, at 6 p.m., in a Special Work Session, the Board of Douglas County Commissioners will hear funding recommendations and status reports regarding plans for $13.3 million re-appropriated for school security and mental health services for students.

AGENDA:

  • Commissioner Opening Remarks
  • John and Maria Castillo Remarks
  • School Resource Officers Update
  • Youth Community Response Team Update
  • Supportive Mental Health for Students Funding Committee Recommendations
  • Physical School Safety & Protection Funding Committee Recommendations
  • Commissioner Closing Remarks

Presentations will be posted on the County’s Website immediately following the Work Session

WHERE:

Commissioner’s Hearing Room, Douglas County Government Administration Bldg., 100 Third Street, Castle Rock, CO

This meeting will also be livestreamed on the County’s YouTube channel

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Three weeks after the STEM School shooting, the County Commissioners, at their May 28 public hearing, unanimously approved a resolution appropriating $13.3 million for school security and mental health services for students in Douglas County.

For Committee details visit:

MEDIA CONTACT:
Wendy M. Holmes, APR,
Director, Communications and Public Affairs
Douglas County Government
303.880.7785 | wholmes@douglas.co.us

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