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This blog series features information provided by the mayoral and city council candidates for election. Please check out the entire list of candidates and details about the upcoming forum on this page. Name: A.J. Stevens Family: My wife, Carrie, is an attorney who serves as the Director of Compliance at […]

A.J. Stevens, City Council Candidate


This blog series features information provided by the mayoral and city council candidates for election. Please check out the entire list of candidates and details about the upcoming forum on this page.     This candidate has not provided any information at this time.

Shane Starkey, City Council Candidate


This blog series features information provided by the mayoral and city council candidates for election. Please check out the entire list of candidates and details about the upcoming forum on this page. Peter Sexton, 904 Orange St., (312) 316-7722, email, ptrsexton@gmail.com Wife, Joan, and three adult children: Jennifer, La Honda, […]

Peter Sexton, City Council Candidate



This blog series features information provided by the mayoral and city council candidates for election. Please check out the entire list of candidates and details about the upcoming forum on this page. Name: Susan Pitts Family: My husband Brian and I have 6 children; he has 3 girls ages 12, […]

Susan Pitts, City Council Candidate


  This blog series features information provided by the mayoral and city council candidates for election. Please check out the entire list of candidates and details about the upcoming forum on this page.   This candidate has not provided any information at this time.             […]

Brian Messenger, City Council Candidate


This blog series features information provided by the mayoral and city council candidates for election. Please check out the entire list of candidates and details about the upcoming forum on this page. Name:    Brian Cramer Family:   Bonnie Cramer (wife), Alli & Nate Cramer (children) Education:   Salina High School – Central […]

Brian Cramer, City Council Candidate



This blog series features information provided by the mayoral and city council candidates for election. Please check out the entire list of candidates and details about the upcoming forum on this page.   Name: Casey Simoneau Family: Married with 3 children (Hutson, Jalen and Anselm) Education: Bachelor Degree in Justice […]

Casey Simoneau, Mayoral Candidate


This blog series features information provided by the mayoral and city council candidates for election. Please check out the entire list of candidates and details about the upcoming forum on this page. Name: Marilyn Pearse Family: Proud mother of 2 daughters and five amazing grandchildren Education: Graduated Summa Cum Laude […]

Marilyn Pearse, Mayoral Candidate


Attention Baldwin City Chamber Members: Mentors Needed for 1st Annual Douglas County Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Douglas County’s E-Community, including the Baldwin City Chamber of Commerce and Baldwin City’s private Economic Development Corporation, is currently in the early planning stages to host the inaugural“Douglas County Youth Entrepreneurship Competition” for the 2017-2018 school […]

Douglas County Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge: Call for Mentors




The Baldwin City Chamber Board of Directors amended the Chamber’s bylaws at its June 2017 board meeting. The changes are listed below. Baldwin City Chamber of Commerce Bylaws Summary of Revisions – June 2017 ARTICLE IV, Section 1 – add Past-President as ex-officio Board member ARTICLE IV, Section 6 – […]

Notice of Chamber Bylaws Revision


COUNTY FARMER DIRECTS AMERICA’S FARMERS GROW COMMUNITIES DONATION TO BALDWIN ELEMENTARY PRIMARY CENTER.  Farmers Make a Difference in Rural Communities by Directing Donations from Monsanto Fund’s America’s Farmers Grow Communities Program to Local Nonprofit Organizations Baldwin City, KS June, 2017 – Douglas County farmer Allen Osborn has won the opportunity […]

Congratulations BES-Primary Center!



Position Title                          Communications Specialist Location                                  Baldwin City Chamber of Commerce, 718 High Street, Baldwin City, KS                                 Hours                                      Part-time, 15 hrs/week Work Schedule                        Three days/week, 5 hours/day, between 8:30 am – 5:00 pm […]

We’re Hiring! Communications Specialist


Network with area businesses and organizations, and stay updated and informed on issues and events. All are welcome! We’d love to see you. When: July 12, noon-1pm Where: Lumberyard Arts Center, 718 High Street Presentation: Building a Winning Team Mike Spielman – Baldwin High School Teacher, Cross Country & Track Coach Catering: Maceli’s Menu […]

July 12 Chamber Luncheon






Network with area businesses and organizations, and stay updated and informed on issues and events. $7 per person for lunch. All are welcome! We’d love to see you. When: June 14, noon-1pm Where: Lumberyard Arts Center, 718 High Street Presentation: Conversation with Lawrence Journal World Editor, Chad Lawhorn Speaker: Chad Lawhorn has been […]

June 14th Chamber Luncheon











Come celebrate downtown Baldwin City as one business marks a historic milestone and another is just beginning! New business Baldwin City Fitness (814 High St.) will have a ribbon cutting at 5:30pm, and giveaways that include free 1 month memberships, free personal training sessions, and free tanning! Baldwin State Bank […]

Get Downtown on May 11th!


Welcome to The Baker Connection. My name is Sam Kenney and I am a senior at Baker University. This spring, I am an Intern at the Baldwin City Chamber of Commerce. The Baker Connection will be updated weekly to inform the Baldwin City community of Baker University events. Baker student-athletes, performers […]

The Baker Connection: Week of May 8th




Welcome to The Baker Connection. My name is Sam Kenney and I am a senior at Baker University. This spring, I am an Intern at the Baldwin City Chamber of Commerce. The Baker Connection will be updated weekly to inform the Baldwin City community of Baker University events. Baker student-athletes, performers […]

The Baker Connection: Week of May 1st