Welcome to the City of Jefferson, MissouriUpon arriving in Jefferson City, visitors are captivated by the majestic Missouri River and tree lined bluffs. Missouri’s capital city, Jefferson City’s beauty shines not only through its natural landscape, but also through the many historic buildings and special landmarks. The Missouri State Capitol, Supreme Court Building, Governor’s Mansion and charming Downtown are just a few of the architectural treasures that anchor this unique community, a real gem tucked away in the heart of the nation. Aside from the many museums to explore, fine cuisine, quaint boutiques and beautiful parks are just waiting to be discovered. Come see for yourself why Jefferson City was chosen as “America’s Most Beautiful Small Town!” Watch our winning video here.
Solid Waste Contract Price IncreaseThe City of Jefferson’s current solid waste contract with Republic Services has an annual rate adjustment clause. There will be a 3% price increase effective 6/1/2017. See the attached letter here.
Stormwater Utility Fee Information
The City Council is considering placing a stormwater
utility fee measure on the August 2017 ballot. Click here for more information.
Tobacco 21 Ordinance
On April 18, 2017 the City of Jefferson approved the Tobacco 21 Ordinance. This ordinance stipulated that it is unlawful for any person to sell tobacco products, alternative nicotine products, vapor products, or tobacco paraphernalia to a person under the age of 21. The ordinance also stipulated that a warning sign shall be present at every display from which tobacco products, alternative nicotine products, vapor products, or tobacco paraphernalia are sold. These signs are available without cost at City Hall, 320 E. McCarty Street, Jefferson City, Missouri for establishments needing a sign. Questions may be directed to the Department of Planning and Protective services at (573) 634-6410.
The ordinance can be viewed at the following link: Tobacco 21 Ordinance