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THE STRENGTHS OF OSBORNE

When considering where to live or starting and operating a business, here are some items to consider about the City of Osborne:

Free land available for businesses looking to relocate or build

Free lots for people looking to build a home

Nex-Tech has provided Osborne with a state of the art fiber-optic communication network, "fiber to the doorstep"

Strong core of locally owned businesses and a dynamic Industrial Park

Revolving loan fund for business development and expansion at reasonable interest rates

Excellent health care provided by a local hospital and two medical clinics

Quality nursing home care with both in-patient and outpatient physical therapy services

Low cost for housing in a city with a family atmosphere and a low crime rate

A good school system that provides academic and athletic opportunities for its students to achieve high standards

One of the best scholarship programs for seniors in the state of Kansas

Excellent recreational facilities such as golf courses, baseball fields, gun range, tennis courts, and swimming pool

A modern Public Library with over 22,000 volumes, broadband internet with WI-FI available, and a meeting room

An area-wide Genealogical Research Library

An airport with a 4,000+ feet paved runway

Active service clubs and organizations, such as Rotary, Pheasants Forever, American Legion, VFW, Boy & Girl Scouts, 4-H, and many others

In the center of prime hunting and fishing areas with plenty of area lodging

A vibrant community spirit reflected in the origination and completion of many community projects such as the Sanders Baseball Complex, Shady Bend Golf Course, Osborne Gun Club Shooting Range, Osborne Public Library, Carnegie Research Library, Airport runway, and the Oz-Some Christmas Lights