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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September 7, 2021 Tuesday 9:00 am The Bourbon County Commission met in open session with all three Commissioners and the County Clerk present. Susan Bancroft and Rob Harrington were also present. The RNR hearing and...
September 2, 2021 9:00 am The Bourbon County Commission met in open session for a 2022 budget session, all three Commissioners and the Deputy County Clerk were present. Susan Bancroft was also...
September 1, 2021 Wednesday 9:00 am The Bourbon County Commission met in open session for the CDBG-CV close out hearing with Commissioner Harris and Beth present, the County Clerk was also present. SEKRPC...