Commissioner Novotny on Community Reconciliation After VA Skilled Nursing Battle

The Johnson County community was clearly divided over the VA’s skilled nursing facility issue over the past several weeks.

Now that it has been decided that the facility’s location will be at Fort McKinney in Johnson County, can the passion on both sides be reconciled?

Johnson County Commissioner Bill Novotny is confident that it can…

Novotny played a major role in lobbying for Buffalo to house the program and sees opportunities for job development and competitive wages…

Plans are already underway on the Johnson County campus and Buffalo High School to meet those challenges.