Public Affairs Office

The Douglas County Public Affairs Office is the principal point of contact and communications hub for Douglas County Government. *

The Public Affairs Office, on behalf of Douglas County Government, is responsible for:

  • Writing and distributing information to the public concerning County activities, services and programs via news releases, newsletters, fact sheets, videos and photos.
  • Creating content for County publications, website and social media platforms.
  • Coordinating media and public relations.
  • Managing public records requests.
  • Organizing special events and programs.
  • Community outreach and presentations.
  • Facilitating emergency communications.

Media: We ask that you direct all media inquiries and questions regarding the Board of Commissioners and all County Departments directly to our office for review and processing.  

*Please note that the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has its own Public Information Officer, and you will need to reach out to their office for information or requests.

Douglas County Sheriff Office's Website

  1. Commissioners Issue Proclamation Honoring FFA Week in Douglas County

    Douglas County Commissioners were pleased to issue a proclamation recognizing February 17-24, 2024 as FFA Week in Douglas County prior to their weekly business meeting on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, on the front steps of the Douglas County Courthouse. Read on...
  1. Commissioner Freeman, Undersheriff Frieze, and Lt. O’Dell Honored with Four Chaplains Awards

    Commissioners along with Douglas County Sheriff are excited to recognize and congratulate Commissioner Tim Freeman, Undersheriff Jeff Frieze, and Sheriff’s Lieutenant Brad O’Dell as the latest recipients of Four Chaplains Legion of Honor awards. Read on...
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