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.
Tornado Victims and Volunteer Opportunities
Click here to view Legal Assistance for Disaster Recovery Press Release 5.24.19
Click Here Missouri River Regional Library Hosts Community Lost and Found.
Click here to view the Recovery and Rebuilding; Avoiding Scams and Unethical Business Press Release.
Click here to view the Declaration of Emergency Document.
Click here to view the Building Permit Fee Reduction Ordinance.
Click here to view the Application for Temporary Housing Permit -Recreational Vehicle, Camper, or Camper Trailer.
Click Here to view information and tips for donating to charities.
Click Here to view the Public Works Operations Data for Tornado and Flood Event Efforts Press Release.
Click Here to view the Tornado Debris Pickup press release.
Click Here to view the Debris Diagram and Instructions.
Click Here to view the Disaster Relief and Volunteer Opportunities Dial 2-1-1
Click Here to view the United Way of Central Missouri Disaster Recovery Information
Click Here to view the Numbers to Know Cole County Disaster Response/Recovery.
Click Here to view the Disaster Relief Community Distribution Center release.
Republic Services Solid Waste Services
Republic Services is the sole authorized provider for solid waste collection and disposal within the City of Jefferson City Limits. All solid waste and construction debris generated within the corporate city limits must be disposed of at the Jefferson City Landfill.
Republic Services has 30-yd open-top containers available for storm clean up. For rates or more information on these containers contact Republic Services at the number listed below. The Jefferson City Landfill, located at 5605 Moreau River Access Rd, Jefferson City, MO (Gate #1) operating hours are:
- Monday through Friday 6:00 am – 3:30 pm
- Saturday 7:00 am – 11:30 am
NOTE: Tipping fees still apply. The Jefferson City Landfill accepts checks, debit or credit cards only.
If you have any questions regarding trash pickup or missing receptacles please call Republic Services at (573) 635-8805. Visit www.RepublicOnline.com for additional information and sign up for “My Resource” tool to simplify all your recycling, waste and account management needs.
Jefferson City Flood Information
The Missouri River is predicted to reach Major Flood stage of 30 feet in the early afternoon Wednesday, May 22 with a predicted crest of 32.7 feet in the evening hours of Thursday, May 23. The links below provide river stage information, interactive local inundation maps based on flood gauge levels, a copy of the City’s Flood Action Plan, and associated press release.
River Stage Level:
Interactive Local Inundation Maps Based on Flood Gauge Levels
City's Flood Action Plan
Special City Council Meeting
Declaration of Emergency