Overland Park group approves recommendation to create new Mental Health Advisory Committee

The Overland Park Public Safety Committee approved a recommendation for the development of a Mental Health Advisory Committee. The committee would be task with helping advise the city on Mental Health Task Force's recommendations. File image.

The establishment of a standing advisory committee for Overland Park’s new Mental Health Task Force is one step closer to coming to fruition.

At their Wednesday meeting, the city’s Public Safety Committee voted to approve the recommendation of a resolution that would establish a Mental Health Advisory Committee.