Ed Eilert, chairman of the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners, will present his 2018 State of the County address on Tuesday, March 27, at the Ritz Charles, 9000 W. 137th St. in Overland Park.
The event, co-sponsored by the Johnson County Public Policy Council, will begin with lunch at noon with the program and State of the County address to follow.
The State of the County address focuses on the Johnson County community's collaborative programs, economic strength of the county and the private sector, and upcoming county projects and priorities .
Eilert is entering the final year of his second four-year term as the at-large chairman of the Board of County Commissioners. He assumed the chairmanship on Jan. 10, 2011, beginning his first term and was re-elected in 2014.
A script of the speech and video of the presentation will be available at jocogov.org following the event.