Party Hosting

Hosting a party at your home requires some planning and consideration for your neighbors.  Here are some quick tips for being a responsible party host:

Before the Party:

  • Invite only people you know.
  • Serve food and non-alcoholic beverages.
  • If you do serve alcohol, obey all laws and do not serve to underage guests.
  • Tell your neighbors you are having a party so they are aware.

During the Party:

  • Stay sober.
  • Don't have an open bar.
  • Don't let guests wonder to the neighbors yard.

After the Party:

  • Pick up any and all litter.

Jayhawks Make Good Neighbors - The Good Neighbor Program

The Good Neighbor Program is designed to help you understand the responsibilities of living in neighborhoods and how to be a good neighbor and community member. The program is also intended to help you understand your rights as a Lawrence resident and access resources to help you live safely and comfortably.


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