Mission Statement

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.

The collaboration among our community partners allows us to plan and grow each one effectively. By joining Business Development, Workforce, effective marketing and relationship building, we can ensure the future of Harvey County and its communities.

Harvey County Core Industries

Latest News


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 […]

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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, […]

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