The Flint Hills Regional Council is a voluntary service association of local Kansas governments from Clay, Dickinson, Geary, Morris, Riley, Pottawatomie and Wabaunsee counties and their respective municipalities and unincorporated areas. These local Flint Hills governments have formed the Flint Hills Regional Council to provide service of mutual benefit to the region best gained from cooperation and partnership.
Through open communications, excellent data resources and professional expertise of the highest standards, the Flint Hills Regional Council provides leadership support and technical assistance across all government and civic sectors of these counties and beyond, as requested.
The Flint Hills Regional Council achieves success through equitable, cost-efficient sharing of resources, and, through mutual efforts, brings new resources and added value for the benefit of the region as a whole.
The north-central Flint Hills region of Dickinson, Geary, Morris, Pottawatomie, Riley, and Wabaunsee counties is flourishing with an exceptional Heartland lifestyle, world class knowledge economy, and inspiring Tallgrass Prairie Environment. The accomplishments of the individual and distinct communities of the region have been achieved through an extraordinary level of trust, cooperation and mutual support. The achievements have been gained with the vision, leadership, assistance and expertise of the Flint Hills Regional Council, including the contributions of partners, such as Kansas State University, Fort Riley, and local chambers of commerce.
The Flint Hills Regional Council staff supports the collabrotive planning mission of the Flint Hills Regional Council through leadership support, pooling technical resources and forging community development partnerships. From GIS mapping and data processing to outreach and policy facilitation, the staff of the Flint Hills Regional Council provides the region with collaborative professional support as regional conveners and facilitators.
The Flint Hills Regional Council is a voluntary service organization with a diverse and dynamic constituency. From all walks of life these community leaders provide the vision for a coordinated and collaborative future, building on the rich heritage of a vibrant and growing community.