By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Motor vehicle fee bill on commission agenda
barton county logo

The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday 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 report from County Treasurer Jim Jordan on House Bill 2380, the motor vehicle fee bill.

• A report from County Health Director Karen Winkelman on the second-annual community baby shower June 23.

• An update on the United States Department of Agriculture’s Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Program from Information Technology Director Dereck Hollinggshead.

Following the agenda meeting, the following appointments are scheduled:

• 10 a.m. – 800 mHz repeater Maintenance with Dena Popp, 911 director.

• 10:30 a.m. – program update with Jonathan Mitchell, Hoisington city manager.     

• 11 a.m. – regular business discussion with Matt Patzner, operations director.