(785) 242-1411 [email protected]

General information on the CVB:


The Franklin County CVB consists of 2 staff members and over 30+ volunteers. Responsibilities of the organization include promoting the county as a tourism destination and marketing various events and attractions inside and outside the county. In addition, the organization is responsible for managing the Visitor Information Center located on K-68 Highway near I-35.

Operating hours of the Visitor Information Center are M-F 9-5pm, Sat. 9-4pm, & Sun 12-4pm. The Visitor Information center is open 7 days a week, 361 days a year. While volunteers typically help fill these hours, there are some times when staff must fill in therefore you should be available to work some weekends and/or afterhours.

It is important that employees exhibit a professional attitude and enthusiasm in their work with visitors, officials, and community members or groups at all times.

We provide an excellent benefits package including sick, vacation, holidays and health insurance.

Please mail your resume and cover letter to: Franklin County CVB, 2011 E. Logan, PO Box 203, Ottawa, KS 66067.  E-mail: [email protected]  or FAX #: (785) 242-2238.  Application deadline:  Open until filled.

Welcome to the Franklin County Convention and Visitors Bureau’s


The FCCVB is happy to offer support services and resources for local, regional, national and international journalists writing about Franklin County, Kan. Locally, we’re proud to partner with KOFO Radio and The Ottawa Herald. We can provide you with factual and interesting stories for your reading or viewing audiences.

Access the photo gallery to take a tour. From attractions, events and shopping to dining, group tours and rural areas, we have many photos in our archive available for you to use. Please request use of our photos for your upcoming articles, if needed!

For news enterprise story ideas, we suggest sources like the U.S. Travel Association and the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism.

If you don’t find what you’re looking for on our website or need additional assistance, please contact us at:

Executive Director

E-mail: [email protected]

Phone: (785) 242-1411