PLANNING COMMISSION - The Barton County Planning Commission monthly recurring date and time has changed. Effective immediately the new regularly scheduled meeting date and time will be: The Second Thursday of every month at 9:00am in the Barton County Courthouse, First Floor Conference Room, 1400 Main, Room 107, Great Bend, Kansas, 67530. Focus is to plan for proper growth and development in Barton County through enacting planning and zoning laws for protection of public health, safety and welfare. For questions contact Judy Goreham, Barton County Zoning Administrator, Barton County Environmental Management Division, 1213 Baker, Great Bend, KS 67530. Office 620-796-4300.