Kaysinger Basin Regional Planning Commission is located in West Central Missouri. The West Central region consists of 13 counties, 7 of which make up the Kaysinger Basin Regional Planning Commission: Bates, Benton, Cedar, Henry, Hickory, St Clair, and Vernon. Although it's a very rural region, the KBRPC region is home to three major lakes-Truman, Stockton, and Pomme de Terre, and has several major highways, and an Interstate that runs through it. The top industries in the West Central Region are retail trade, farming, construction, food services and federal/military.

Projects and Programs

Projects and Programs

Kaysinger Basin Regional Planning Commission is engaged in all kinds of projects and programs that benefit the seven counties we serve.

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Economic Development

Economic Development

The purpose of local economic development (LED) is to build up the economic capacity of a local area in order to improve its economic future and the quality of life for all.  It is a process in which public, business and nongovernmental sector partners work collectively to create better conditions for economic growth and employment generation.

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Stronger Economies Together

Stronger Economies Together

Kaysinger Basin Regional Planning Commission is one of two regions selected in this round of USDA’s Stronger Economies Together(SET).

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Kaysinger Basin Regional Planning Commission has received a USDA RCDI Grant to Hire a Regional Economic Development Team Serving the counties of Benton, Cedar, St. Clair and Vernon in West Central Missouri

The Benton County Commission, Cedar County Commission, St. Clair County Commission, Vernon County Commission and the cities of Warsaw, Lincoln, Cole Camp, El Dorado Springs, Appleton City, Osceola, Lowry City, and Nevada are all contributing matching funds to the USDA RCDI grant in order to be served by an Economic Developer working for each of […]

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BUTTERFIELD STAGE EXPERIENCE – 254 MILE BICYCLE ROUTE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2019 – Warsaw, MO The new Butterfield Stage Experience bicycle route is a historic experience along back country roads that leaves you with smiles for miles across Missouri. A mostly gravel/bikepacking route across some of the most beautiful, peaceful, and historic places in rural Missouri, you’ll re-experience an 1858 Butterfield […]

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