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Barton County Kansas was organized May 16, 1872. It is named after Clara Barton, Civil War nurse, founder of the American Red Cross. Great Bend is the county seat.
RECYCLING GRANT APPLICATION In the 2017 Barton County Solid Waste Operating Budget, the Barton County Commissioners budgeted $15,000 to support community recycling activities. The Commissioners are now accepting proposals for developing or improving recycling activities in Barton County, Kansas. Eligible to apply include any department, agency, organization, recycling center, city, school district or community college . . .
The Public Open House held April 5, 2017 was a success with approximately 100 Barton County Landowners participating in the event. Please be reminded that the "public comment period" does not end until May 5, 2017 so if you have questions, comments or you missed the open house and need help looking up your property please let us know. More information about . . .