Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
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The record: The 2008-09 business plan for the Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services.
Why you'd want it: To learn more about how the SRS works and is structured. The plan talks about the agency's goals and how it will meet them.
Where you get the records: From the department's Web site, www.srskansas.org. Click on the "Publications" link and then on "2008-2009 Business Plan."
How much it will cost: The report is free.