Open Meeting Notices

Notice of State Public Defender Special Commission Meeting
The Public Defender Commission is an independent department
of the judicial branch of state government.

State Public Defender Special Commission Meeting
Tuesday, February 6, 2024 
at Noon/12:00 PM
Via Zoom Video Conference
(Login/Access details below)   

It is the agenda of the Commission to discuss, authorize and approve the move of Area 07 District Office to Woodlands II Office Building, 2900 NE Brooktree, Gladstone, MO to serve the Counties of Clay, Platte, Ray and Clinton; to discuss, authorize and approve the Director to enter into or make any lease, agreements, payments, or other arrangements necessary to effectuate such move; to discuss, authorize and approve the Area 07 District to remain the Counties of Clay, Platte, Ray and Clinton for the duration of this Woodlands II Office Building lease; and to discuss, authorize and approve filing of a petition with the Judicial Finance Commission pursuant to Section 600.101 RSMo to resolve any dispute with Clinton County regarding such lease and agreements.

It is also the agenda of the Commission to vote to go into closed session to discuss legal actions, causes of action or litigation pursuant to Section 610.021(1) RSMo, and to discuss the leasing of real estate by a public governmental body pursuant to Section 610.021(2) RSMo.

Meetings are open to the public except for closed session portions having to do with personnel, litigation, or other confidential matters for which the Sunshine Laws of Missouri authorize closed sessions.

Members of the public may log in to join and access the video conference meeting via Zoom with the following login information:

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85189941569?pwd=Z0ptWTdzNGlZMERWNFUrRFgrc1REdz09

Meeting ID: 851 8994 1569
Passcode: 600522

The meeting will be conducted via Zoom Video Conferencing and participants will not have a central physical location.  Members of the public without access to Zoom may observe and attend in person at the Office of State Public Defender, 1000 W. Nifong, Bldg. 7, Ste. 100, Columbia, MO 65203, where a computer and Zoom link will also be made available to the public for observation and attendance.

To have a Zoom link sent directly to you to access and attend the meeting, or for additional information, please contact Lisa McGee at (573) 777-9977 or by email Lisa.McGee@mspd.mo.gov

 Missouri State Public Defender Commission
2024 Tentative Meeting Schedule

Date: Location:
Thursday, March 21, 2024
9:00 AM
DoubleTree Hotel
Chesterfield, MO (In conjunction with MSPD Annual Conference)
Friday, June 14, 2024
10:00 AM
Missouri State Public Defender
Woodrail Centre
2nd Floor - Training Center, Columbia, MO 65203
Wednesday, September 18, 2024
9:00 AM
Hilton at the Ballpark
St. Louis, MO
(In conjunction with Missouri Bar Annual Meeting)
Friday, December 6, 2024
10:00 AM
Missouri State Public Defender
Woodrail Centre
2nd Floor - Training Center
Columbia, MO 65203

Meetings are open to the public except for closed session portions having to do with litigation, personnel, or other confidential matters for which the Sunshine Laws of Missouri authorize closed sessions.

For additional information, please contact Lisa McGee at (573) 777-9977 or by email Lisa.McGee@mspd.mo.gov.