Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird today issued the following statement on the death of Shavonna Lausterer, who had been Health Director of the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department since September 2017:
"All of us in City government who had the opportunity to serve with Shavonna are deeply saddened to learn of her passing. She was loved and respected as both a model public servant and leader. Our hearts go out to her family, friends, colleagues and loved ones. We will miss her dearly."