Please see below the above openings for City of Fort Scott Boards:
- One opening for Airport Advisory Board
- One opening for a City resident on the Fort Scott Library Board.
- One opening for a County resident on the Fort Scott Planning Commission.
The function of the Airport Advisory Board is to advise the City Manager and City Commissioners on matters pertaining to the continued growth and improvement of the airport. Their recommendations are given to the City Commission for final approval.
The function of the Fort Scott Library Board is to review requests in reference to the library.
The function of the Planning Commission is to review and adopt (as well as update) the Comprehensive Plan for the City of Fort Scott, to establish zoning districts and allowable uses, to review zoning regulations within the City and to review requests for special permits or conditional uses within certain zoning districts in the City. Also reviews site plans for planned areas and is responsible for zoning within the 3 mile limit of the City of Fort Scott. Their recommendations are given to the City Commission for final approval. They meet on an “as needed” basis.
If you have a desire to serve on any of these Boards and meet the above requirements, please submit a letter of interest to the City Clerk, Diane Clay, 123 S. Main, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701. She will then submit your letter of interest for consideration by the City Commission. All of the boards and commissions serve on a volunteer basis and are not compensated.
If you have applied for one of these Boards in the past you will need to reapply again.
If you would like more information on any of these boards, please contact Diane Clay, City Clerk at 620-223-0550 or
. Please submit your letter of interest by March 6th, 2015.