On Thursday, June 7, the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners voted to assume governance of the Johnson County Fire District No. 2 effective immediately, after several months of assessment and discussion regarding the governance, personnel and the ongoing financial viability of the district.
The board voted to approve a resolution to change the governance of fire district No. 2 to the BOCC.
Commissioners also discussed the need to establish an advisory board comprising taxpayers from fire district No. 2.