C. Bickley Foster, J.D., FAICP

Member of the College of Fellows of the
American Institute of Certified Planners

Foster & Associates

2818 North Edwards Street
Wichita, KS 67204

phone: 316-838-7563
fax: 316-838-7708
email: fosterszone@aol.com

Bickley Foster is the owner and principal planner of Foster & Associates. F&A has been providing professional planning services to Kansas communities for more than 45 years.

  • Business Administration studies —
    Southern Methodist University
  • B.A. in Geography with minor in Economics —
    University of Tennessee, 1952
  • Master in City and Regional Planning —
    University of North Carolina, 1958
  • Juris Doctor (law degree) —
    Washburn University Law School, 1984


  • Comprehensive Plans
  • Zoning and Subdivision Regulations, Land Use Regulations, Floodplain Regulations
  • Bylaws, Ordinances, Resolutions, and Interlocal Agreements to establish Planning Commissions
  • Manufactured Home Park Codes, Sanitary Codes
  • Annexation Plans
  • Expert Witness for zoning litigation
  • Training Programs on planning and zoning for governing bodies, planning commissions, boards of zoning appeals, and their staffs
  • Extensive Planning Advisory Services provided on a continuing basis for municipalities
  • Acts as official Zoning, Subdivision and Floodplain Administrator for cities and counties
  • Special Studies — economic development, housing, community facilities, street naming and property numbering, central business district plans, flood mitigation plans, neighborhood plans, etc.
  • Regulations for commercial wind energy projects
  • Grant Applications