By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
County Commission discusses appraisals, GB council talks lake dock replacement
municipal government graphic.png

The Barton County Commission will meet Monday morning and the Great Bend City Council will meet Monday evening.

The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The meeting will be open to the public but will also be streamed live due to COVID-19. It will be live-streamed through Microsoft Teams. Citizens may view the meeting through their own sign-in or by signing in anonymously. 

To participate, follow the link: Those who wish to take part in the discussion of any item can call 620-793-1800 for instructions.

The agenda includes a valuation update from County Appraiser Wendy Prosser, the Annual Noxious Weed Eradication Progress Report, the county agreement to treat noxious weeds, and the Health Department’s Integrated Referral and Intake System renewal.

The Great Bend City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, at the Great Bend Events Center, 3111 10th St., and the meeting will be open to the public.

But, due to COVID-19, one can also view the meetings on Access TV via Cox Cable Channel 20 or live online at The meeting will be recorded.

The agenda includes a memorial fund donation to the Fire Department, revisions to the nepotism policy, replacement docks at Veterans and Stone lakes, and change orders for the Sunflower Rod and Custom Association dragstrip rebuilding project.