A Place Where Many Industries Thrive
Healthcare and Social Assistance
A healthy community is one of Bourbon County’s top priorities. Several healthcare providers serve the Bourbon County community with primary care, emergency department, and many ancillary services.
Nationwide, employment in healthcare services increased 92% from 1990 to 2015. For Bourbon County, in 2017, health services ranked number 3 in terms of employment. Also, in 2017, the health care sector’s impact on retail sales was $19,308,000, county sales tax impact of $270,000, and a total impact of $65,378,000. (Kansas Health Association, 2017)
Just take a stroll down Historic Downtown Fort Scott and you will see the momentum and revitalization! You will fnd shops, retaurants, bars, and housing. Perfectly situated along Highway 69 directly across from the National Fort Scott Historic Site!
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May 10, 2022, Tuesday at 9 am The Bourbon County Commission met in open session with Commissioners Harris, Commissioner Oharah, Commissioner Beth and the County Clerk were all present. Matt Quick, Shane Walker, Susan...
May 9, 2022 Tuesday 9:00 am The Bourbon County Commission met in open session with Commissioners Harris, Commissioner Oharah and the County Clerk were present for the entire meeting. Commissioner Beth was present by phone during...
May 3, 2022 Tuesday 9:00 am The Bourbon County Commission met in open session with all three Commissioners and the County Clerk present. Matt Crystal, Clint Walker, Bill Martin, Matt Quick and Jason Silvers were...