Johnson County Charter Commission recommends no changes after fielding some hot-button proposals

Johnson County Charter Commission

The Johnson County Charter Commission met Wednesday to vote on a variety of ideas from hot button issues like non-partisan sheriff's elections to mild cleaning up of outdated legal language. The commission ultimately decided to wrap up its work next month recommending no changes be made to the county's governing document. File image.

The Johnson County Charter Commission decided in a meeting Wednesday to wrap up its work next month leaving the county’s governing document pretty much as is.

With their last votes on substantive issues, commissioners confirmed that no changes will be put on the ballot for voter approval, and there will not be any recommendations for the county commission to consider.