Relocation Packet

Welcome new resident!

Welcome to Fort Scott! We are so pleased that you have decided to reside in this city, one that is so rich in history andculture. We sincerely believe that you have selected an outstanding place tolive, work, learn, and raise a family.

We hope that you are able to enjoy and participate in the many services and amenities offered by the City, which includes a Golf Course, Aquatic Center, Community Center, and numerous public parks, and recreational activities. The City also provides important municipal services, such as public safety, road maintenance, snow plowing, and water distribution and treatment. The City of Fort Scott prides itself on providing high quality services to its residents. 

As you settle into your new home, we encourage you to familiarize yourself with the City. This packet contains information that should help you get started. Please take time to look through this material. It offers a glimpse of the activities and services provided in Fort Scott. We also encourage you to visit our Facebook page, @FortScottCity. For more information on local events and activities visit

We trust that you will enjoy your residency in Fort Scott, Kansas. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Fort Scott City Hall at (620)223-0550. 

Again, welcome to the community. 

Download the Fort Scott Welcome Packet