Capitol Project

Due to upcoming construction activities at the Capitol, South Capitol Drive will be closed due to construction begining early March, 2018. Construction is expected to be completed by the end of December, 2020. The Traffic Logistics map can be found here and more information can be found here.

Celebrate Thomas Jefferson's 275th Birthday


Celebrating 50 Years of the Fair Housing Act

In commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act of 1968, the City of Jefferson, Jefferson City Area Board of Realtors, Missouri Commission on Human Rights and River City Habitat for Humanity is hosting a Fair Housing Conference to focus on community outreach awareness of the fair housing laws, fair housing issues and case studies. This conference is open to the public to celebrate 50 years of the Fair Housing Act. Speakers include Rigel Oliveri, Eric Krekel, Tiana Alexander, Susan Cook-Williams and Rod Chapel.

April 16, 2018
Time: 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Hawthorn Community Room, 3600 Amazonas Dr., Jefferson City, MO 65109

To register for your free ticket visit

2018 Spring Clean-Up Event

Spring Clean-Up Event

Bulky Items are picked up annually, generally in the spring, and at no cost to residential customers as part of the City's contract with Republic Services.  Trash and recycling carts will be picked on normal collection day.  Bulky items may be placed by the curb the Sunday before the pick up.  2018 Spring Clean-Up Flyer

2018 Pick Up Dates:
  • West of Highway 54 - Week of April 16
  • East of Highway 54 - Week of April 23

For more information click here.

Spam Alert

SpamThe City of Jefferson’s Technology Department has become aware of multiple emails coming from various City staff members indicating they have an invoice, word document, or link.  These appear to be malicious emails so please simply delete these emails and do not open either the email or the link to “View the Invoice” or other attachments that are written within the email.

We apologize for any inconvenience that this might be causing, and appreciate everyone who has made us aware of these emails.

Missouri State Penitentiary Redevelopment

The presentation on the Missouri State Penitentiary Redevelopment plan discussed at the June 12, 2017 City Council work session can be accessed here.

Solid Waste Contract Price Increase

The 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.

City of Jefferson Financial Reports

The City of Jefferson’s 2016 comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) and 2016 popular annual financial report (PAFR) are now available!  The popular annual financial report (PAFR) strives to make financial information more readily accessible and easily understandable than the traditional comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).

Council Presentations - PhotoVoice

PhotoVoice gives youth cameras, and lets them capture their world through photography. The vision of PhotoVoice is for a world in which no one is denied the opportunity to speak out and be heard. View the  PhotoVoice presentation by local children in our community.


Special Olympics Missouri Training for Life Campus

Special Olympics Missouri have entered into an agreement with Jefferson City officials to locate the Training for Life Campus in Jefferson City. Read More...

Interested in being a part of local government?

Be a part of your local government. The City of Jefferson is seeking volunteers for Citizen Boards, Commissions, and Committees.


2014 Excellence in Youth Sports Award Winner

Recently Jefferson City Parks & Recreation Department was named the 2014 Excellence in Youth Sports Award Winner.