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.
Bicycle Friendly Community
We need your help in becoming a Bicycle Friendly Community!
The City of Jefferson recently submitted an application to be recognized by the League of American Bicyclists as a Bicycle Friendly Community. The Bicycle Friendly Community program provides a roadmap to improving conditions for bicycling and guidance to help make your community's vision for a better, bikeable community a reality.
In addition to the application, the City is being asked to distribute a survey to gain a better understanding of local bicyclists' experiences in our community. We would greatly appreciate your help. Please use the link below to take the survey and feel free to share it with others in the community.
Take the survey
Yard Waste Drop-Off and Compost Survey
City of Jefferson Yard Waste Drop-Off and Compost Facility
The City of Jefferson is conducting a survey to obtain citizen input regarding the services provided by the Jefferson City Yard Waste Drop-Off and Compost Facility located at 2417 Southridge Drive. Please take a moment to complete the survey. Your input is valuable to help determine the community needs for yard waste disposal. Please use the link below to take the survey.
City of Jefferson Yard Waste Drop-Off and Compost Survey
Community Development Block Grant
Taking Comments on Draft 2018 Annual Action Plan
The City of Jefferson has released the draft version of the 2018 Annual Action Plan. The purpose of the “Plan” is to identify goals, outcomes, anticipated funding levels, budget of those funds between programs, etc. Current programs include Down Payment, Homeowner Support, Public Improvements, Demolition, and Public Assistance. Copies of the Plan are available at City Hall, Public Housing Authority, Missouri River Regional Library and online at www.jeffersoncitymo.gov/government/redevelopment_and_grants/plans.php.
Let us know your thoughts! Take our survey at www.surveymonkey.com/r/CX3N69Z; and email comments to JCPlanning@jeffcitymo.gov with the subject line of “2018 Annual Action Plan”; and/or mail comments to City of Jefferson, Planning and Protective Services, 320 E McCarty St, Jefferson City, MO 65101. Comments regarding the Plan will be accepted through October 20, 2017.