16410 Cornerstone Drive
Kansas City, MO 64012
(816) 416-8006


The City of Fountains is practically overflowing with adventure. Whether it's the scent of smoldering BBQ luring you to a plate of ribs, the sweet echo of jazz welcoming an evening of entertainment or the spray of fountains inviting you to kick off your shoes and make a splash, you'll sense inspiration in the air – and find it along every boulevard.

Kansas City Hall

414 E 12th St, Kansas City, MO 64106 Phone: (816) 513-3600

City Officials

Sly James, Mayor
Sly James was elected mayor of Kansas City on March 22, 2011, and sworn in on May 1, 2011.

City Council
The City Council has 13 councilmembers, including the Mayor. All are elected at the same time to four-year terms and may serve two consecutive terms.

Council Committees and Members | Weekly agenda | Upcoming meetings

City Manager
As the city's chief administrator, the city manager is responsible for making city government run efficiently and economically.

Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners

Police Board of Police Commissioners
The Board of Police Commissioners has the responsibility of providing police service to the citizens of Kansas City, Missouri as mandated by Missouri State Statute.


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find information on KCMO.gov?
KCMO.gov is a search-based site. Type what you're looking for in the search bar at the top right of any web page or in the big “What are you looking for?” bar on the KCMO.gov home page and department home pages. There is no need to guess which department a certain program is in or click through multiple pages to find information.

When is my trash day?
Find out your trash day by accessing the easy-to-use mapping application. Enter your name or address and data will appear showing your trash day, council district and other useful information.

How do I contact someone in a department?
Department contact information is listed on the department's home page and in the upper right corner of every department web page.

When does leaf and brush collection start?
Water Services, on behalf of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, conducts scheduled curbside leaf and brush collections each spring and fall. The collection schedule can be found on the kcwaterservices.org site.

Where can I drop off leaves and brush?
There are three locations: 11660 N. Main Street, 1815 N. Chouteau Trafficway and 10301 Raytown Road. Leaf and brush drop-off centers are open now to January 16, 2016. Drop-off centers are maintained by the City's Public Works Department.

Who is my Councilman? What is my district?
Find your home on the district map . Click on the district to view your representatives. You can also find your district, trash day and a multitude of other information with this map app .

How do I find a council meeting or committee meeting agendas?
You can find meeting agendas for each day on the City Clerk's website. Click on Departments in the top navigation bar and click on City Clerk's Office. On the City Clerk's Office site, a list of the day's meetings are shown on the home page: http://cityclerk.kcmo.org/liveweb/common/

How do I find an archived council meeting or committee meeting?
You can find archived meeting videos on the City Clerk's website. Click on Departments in the top navigation bar and click on City Clerk's Office. On the City Clerk's Office site, there is a link called Video on Demand.

Where do I find City ordinances?
City ordinances are housed on an external site called Municode.

What is Animal Health and Public Safety's Enforcement Process?
See the Animal Health and Public Safety's Enforcement Process presentation in the Open Data Catalog.

Where or how do I report a code violation?
Contact 311.

Where do I report a pothole?
Contact 311.

Where can I buy a pool pass?
Passes to facilities maintained by the Parks and Recreation Department can be purchased online.

How do I register my business? How do I get a business license?
Businesses are registered through QuickTax . Register with QuickTax to get the process started for your business license. You can also contact KC BizCare at kcmo.gov/bizcare or 816-513-1120.

How do I get a job with the City?
Job opportunities are listed on the Careers page. There is a link at the top of every page on KCMO.gov.

Where do I find individual tax forms? How do I pay my taxes?
Tax forms can be printed or taxpayers can file electronically . Everything you need to know about paying taxes can be found on the tax info pages.

How do I find out if my street has been plowed?
Check out the snow plow map app . Other snow-related information that impacts residents is at kcmo.gov/snow.

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Holiday Inn Express Shawnee
We are conveniently located off I 435 which allows travelers a gateway to any part of Kansas City within 30 minutes including the Kansas City International Airport (MCI)

Comfort Suites Liberty
Intersection of Interstate 35 and Highway 152, a short drive away from downtown Kansas City

Fairfield Inn Liberty
Spend the night and visit Worlds and Oceans of Fun or Ameristar and Harrah's Casinos, both offering different experiences in different atmospheres

Holiday Inn Express Liberty
If you are into history tour of the Harry S. Truman Home in Independence or the Jesse James Bank Museum, located north of Kansas City.

Hampton Inn Belton
Unwind after a busy day with a relaxing dip in the indoor pool or stay active with a workout in our extensive fitness center.