Topeka, KS– Governor Laura Kelly today launched her statewide economic development tour, called ‘Prosperity on the Plains,’ alongside business leaders at a family-owned small business, Round Table Bookstore, in Topeka’s NOTO Arts District. The tour will focus on the importance of supporting Kansas businesses and the Kelly Administration’s positive economic development track record. 

“Over the next few weeks, I’m going to be making a concerted effort – even more than usual – to visit businesses in every corner of the state to hear about what more my Administration can do to help them grow and expand,” Governor Laura Kelly said. “I want to use the momentum created by our recent economic successes to continue aggressively pursuing job creation and business investment – so we can keep bringing prosperity to Kansas.”  

This announcement comes after several recent economic wins: 

The Prosperity on the Plains tour will build on the momentum of this announcement to help Kansas continue to break economic records. Governor Kelly will speak with business owners about challenges they may be facing and what more the Kelly Administration can do to increase the competitiveness of Kansas businesses big and small.