Harvey County Economic Development is dedicated to the growth and advancement of Harvey County’s economy.
We strive to maintain our economic health by supporting the business and industry we have while continuing the recruitment of new industry. We have a firm belief the vitality of our economy is directly connected to the wellbeing of each resident. We have a local touch that is built on strong partnerships with our leadership and a global reach that ensures we stay in tune with ever-changing industry trends and markets.
Harvey County Core Industries
Weatherly Aircraft to locate in Newton, KS
NEWS RELEASE 12/20/2018 Regional Efforts Bring Weatherly Aircraft Company to Newton, Kansas _________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Newton, Kan. – Through regional efforts, Harvey County Economic Development and the Greater Wichita Partnership worked with the Kansas Department of Commerce to assist Weatherly Aircraft Company in locating their headquarters and assembly operations to a 26,000 sq. ft. facility at the […]Read More
Park Aerospace Plans 19 M Expansion in Newton, Kansas.
Topeka, KAN – Park Aerospace Technologies Corp. announced today that it will be undergoing a massive expansion in Kansas. At a special joint meeting Monday, the Newton City Commission and Harvey County Commission approved a development agreement with Park for a $19 million expansion. The expansion will allow Park to double its number of employees, […]Read More
Kansas Representative Visits Local Business
Harvey County EDC had the opportunity to meet Kansas Senator, Ron Estes and tour Budde Enterprises this afternoon. This family owned company does it all! Custom Metal Fab, Ag Services, Mechanic Shop, Tool Repair, and even Event Catering! They have almost tripled in size over the past 15 years and are perfect example of thriving […]Read More