Kansas Department of Administration News Releases

Gov. Colyer orders Shawnee County state offices closed due to winter weather

Feb 21, 2018

_ Due to safety concerns regarding the winter storm forecast for the state Wednesday evening and continuing through late Thursday afternoon Feb. 22, Gov. Jeff Colyer has ordered the closing of state government for non-essential state employees in Shawnee County.

The closing is in effect from midnight Thursday morning until 5 p.m. State employees are advised to tune to local television and radio stations or visit their websites for further information as the storm progresses.