LB1173 Child and Family Transformation Community Forum in Kearney Tomorrow

News Release
For Immediate Release: 5/30/2023

Jeff Powell, (402) 471-6223,

Lincoln – Last year, the Nebraska Legislature approved LB1173 which tasks the Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Branches to create a workgroup to develop a practice and finance model to transform and improve child and family well-being in Nebraska.

To achieve an effective transformative plan, it is important to hear feedback and ideas from all stakeholders and from individuals with different backgrounds, expertise, and life experiences. For this reason, members of the LB1173 workgroup and their consultant, The Stephen Group will hold a community forum in Kearney on May 31 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Central Community College in Room 131.

What: LB1173 Kearney Community Forum

Where: Central Community College
1215 30th  Avenue, Room 131
Kearney, NE 68848

When: Wednesday, May 31
2:00 to 4:00 PM or
6:00 to 8:00 PM

To RSVP, please email The Stephen Group at A remo​​te option is also available.

For more information regarding LB1173, and a list of other upcoming meetings, please visit

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