The business end of Kansas County C ommissioners Association’s annual conference gets under way today at the Airport Hilton in Wichita.
The conference started Tuesday with a social gathering.
Sedgwick County commissioners are attending the conference, so they are not having their regular weekly meeting today.
On today’s agenda is a discussion titled “What the Economic Dowturn Means for Kansas and Local Communities” by the Federal Reserve. Today commissioners also will hear from Deb Miller, Secretary of the Kansas Department of Transportation, about the future of transportation in the state.
On Thursday, members of the association will meet about stimulus money available to Kansas communities.