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The City of Lamar will be accepting sealed bids for approximately 89.3 acres of tillable farmland on the NE edge of town. Bids will be received at City Hall until 10:00 a.m. July 15, 2020, at which time they will

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Municipal Court – June 23, 2020 Changes

Municipal Court will be held on June 23, 2020. Due to the CornaVirus pandemic, the court is being moved to the Thiebaud Auditorium at 105 E 11th Street. There will be limited seating. The only people allowed into the auditorium

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City offices will be closed on Friday, July 3rd in observance of the fourth of July holiday.  Sanitation trucks will not be running. Have a safe holiday!!

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City of Lamar Announces Capacity Increases to City Facilities

For Release Time 6/16/2020 City of Lamar Announces Capacity Increases to City Facilities LAMAR, Mo.— 6/16/2020 — In light of Missouri Governor Parson’s further opening the State and leaving decision making during the Coronavirus pandemic to local authorities, City of

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The street department is starting preparation for paving.  They will be working on the following streets – Truman, 15th, Broadway and 6th by the school. Please avoid these areas if possible for the rest of the week. Thank you for

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Regular Session City Council Meeting – Monday, June 15, 2020 – 6:00pm

Public notice is hereby given that a Regular Session of the Lamar City Council will be held on Monday, June 15, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. in the Thiebaud Meeting Rooms, located at 105 E 11th Street, Lamar, Missouri. This Agenda

Posted in City Council Minutes & Agendas, News & Announcements

Barton County announces first confirmed case of COVID-19

Barton County announces first confirmed case of COVID-19  The Barton County Health Department is reporting its first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Barton County. The case was community acquired. To protect the privacy of the individual and their family, we

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Mosquito Spraying Begins

            It is mosquito time again. The street department will spray on Wednesday evening between 10pm – 12pm beginning June 10th. They will spray every other week. If it is raining on Wednesday it will

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Please click on the link below to make your Pool reservations or call 417-682-5851 ext. 2349

Posted in News & Announcements, Parks & Recreation


City offices are closed on Monday, May 25, 2020 in honor of Memorial Day. Sanitation trucks will not be running.  

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