- Boards & Commissions
Boards & Commissions
Airport Advisory Board
Learn about the Airport Advisory Board in Fort Scott.
The City Commission consists of a Mayor, President of the Commission, and three City Commissioners.
Design Review Board
View information about the Design Review Board.
Learn about the Fort Scott Electrical Board.
Fort Scott Housing Authority
Find information on the Fort Scott Housing Authority.
Golf Course Advisory Board
The function of the Golf Course Advisory Board is to advise the City Commission in all matters referred to them regarding the Woodland Hills Golf Course.
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.
Learn about the Fort Scott Plumbing Board.
Public Library Board
This Board reviews requests in reference to the Library.
The function of the Board of Zoning Appeals is to review requests for variances in zoning ordinance such as building setback requirements, building sizes, and more.
Land Bank Board
Street Advisory Board
The function of the Street Advisory Board is to advise the City Manager and City Commission on matters pertaining to streets inside the City limits of Fort Scott. Their recommendations are given to the City Commission for final approval. They meet on an "as needed" basis.
Lake Advisory Board
The function of the Lake Advisory Committee is to make suggestions to the City Manager and Governing Body regarding lake operations, lake safety, fishing, boating and camping at Lake Fort Scott, and other other matters pertaining to the lake, and make recommendations to the City Commission and City Manager. They meet on an "as needed" basis.
Parks Advisory Board
The function of the Parks Advisory Board is to provide suggestions to the City Manager and Governing Body regarding all parks within the City of Fort Scott. They meet on an "as needed" basis.