• Economic Development


    To enable quality business retention, expansion and recruitment in the Fort Scott and Bourbon County by coordination of the community assets as well as local, state, and federal grants and incentives.

    Our goal is to facilitate business retention and the growth of employment. We accomplish this by working with current employers as well as the recruitment of businesses that improve the quality of life for the citizens of our community.  

    Contact information:

    City of Fort Scott Economic Development
    Rachel Pruitt
    (620) 223-0550

    Bourbon County Economic Development
    Jody Hoener
    (620) 223-3800 or (620) 215-5725

    Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce
    Lindsay Madison
    (620) 223-3566