Return to the Flint Hills Committee


Regular meetings are scheduled:

  • 1:30 pm
  • Every third Thursday of each month
  • Chamber Boardroom
    501 Poyntz Avenue
    Manhattan, KS 66502

Purpose & Goals

The purpose of the Return to the Flint Hills Committee is to operate through the Return to the Flint Hills program to identify, attract, and retain people to reside in the Manhattan area.

The program goal is to enhance the area's economic prosperity by attracting and retaining people to the Manhattan area as residents, consumers, workers, and volunteers.


This committee and its subcommittees, Research, Marketing, Ambassador, Community Resource, and Program Development, assist in the creation, ongoing implementation, and evaluation of the Return to the Flint Hills program.


Return Committee members:

  • Assist in community-wide and regional efforts that help enhance quality of life in the Manhattan area, not only for retirees, but for all residents
  • Network with fellow committee members
  • Gain a better understanding of the customer base

Contact Jason Smith via email for more information.