This report consists of current updates to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen from the Office of the City Administrator
The City Administrator’s Report is respectively submitted to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen and highlights a variety of updates and details from the month prior as well as looking ahead to the next month. This report is also provided and made available to the Management Team, media, general public, and other interested parties to provide information as well.
Sales Tax: The City imposes a 2% sales tax on goods and services sold within the City limits. 1% is collected in the General Fund, 0.5% is collected in each of the Capital Improvement Tax (CIT) Fund and the Transportation Fund. Tax receipts are received from the State of Missouri in the second month following purchases made by consumers. The sales tax report represents the 1% General Fund local sales tax collected. Sales tax revenue represents a large portion of the City's revenue, an average of 45% of the Operating Budget.