Phelps County News
Taxpayer makes complaints about CR 7130
During the week of December 18, County Commissioners:
• Approved the Floodplain Development Application for Edward Williams in the Sugar Tree Development on the Gasconade River. Williams will be rebuilding his home and elevating it in compliance with the Floodplain Ordinance.
Man arrested for targeting elderly with construction scam
An area man has been arrested and is currently in jail on charges for allegedly exploiting several elderly Phelps County residents by contracting with them to do construction work that was never completed.Write comment (0 Comments)
Bid awarded for bridge work
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) is moving forward with replacement of the Highway 8 Bridge over Dry Fork Creek east of St. James. Work is slated to take place between January and October 2015.Write comment (0 Comments)
County sales tax revenue up 6.3 percent
During the week of December 11, Phelps County commissioners:
• Approved the bonds of Collector David Haas and Recorder of Deeds Robin Kordes.
• Received the 2014 Financial Report for the Phelps County Emergency Services Board.
• Heard from Treasurer Carol Green, who reported that sales tax receipts for the year 2014 were up 6.3 percent over the year 2013.
How will the Affordable Care Act affect you and your community? The Phelps County University of Missouri Extension office is offering information about the health care law that can help families, individuals and businesses understand their options and responsibilities.Write comment (0 Comments)