Mayor Galliher Appointed to Missouri Municipal League
Board of Directors
During the annual September Missouri Municipal League (MML) Conference in St. Charles, Missouri, Sedalia Mayor Stephen Galliher was appointed to the MML Board of Directors. "I consider it a privilege to serve on the Missouri Municipal League Board; they are truly dedicated in supporting our Missouri communities," stated Mayor Galliher Tuesday morning after learning of his appointment. "I'm honored to be part of an organization that provides such vital services to its members."
The Missouri Municipal League is an independent, statewide, not-for-profit association that provides a united voice for municipalities across Missouri. Founded in 1934, MML serves more than 675 municipalities with training, resources and legislative advocacy for local government success.
Sedalia and Pettis County, MO
Named Purple Heart City and County
At the September 13, 2014 Veteran's Appreciation BBQ, Commander Everett Kelly of The Department of Missouri Military Order of the Purple Heart presented Sedalia Mayor Stephen Galliher and Pettis County Presiding Commissioner John Meehan with a special recognition award naming Sedalia and Pettis County, Missouri as a "Purple Heart City" and "Purple Heart County."
The Purple Heart Medal is awarded to members of the U.S. Military who have given their lives or been wounded while in combat with an enemy force in a manner construed as a singularly meritorious act of essential service. While The Military Order of the Purple Heart is an organization comprised of men and women who have received the Purple Heart Medal, they support many programs for all veterans and their families.
Combined Clean-Up Efforts Slated for Sedalia on Sept. 20th
Community clean-up efforts continue in Sedalia with two great projects joining forces on September 20, 2014. Volunteers can join the Clean Sweep crew for the area indicated by the map enclosed here and/or help out with the annual fall stream clean-up. Everyone is asked to meet at the City Garage located at 901 E. 3rd Street on September 20th at 8:00 a.m. Please contact Jamie Bethel at (660) 827-3000 extension 139 for more information.
14th Annual D.A.R.E. Golf Tournament
Have fun while supporting an organization focused on helping children make positive choices! Make plans to participate in the 14th Annual D.A.R.E. Golf Tournament on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at the Elm Hills Golf Course. Tee time is set for 10:00 a.m. All proceeds go to the local D.A.R.E. Program. Please click here for more information.
Tour Fire Dept. Headquarters during Fire Prevention Week
As part of Fire Prevention Week October 5-11, 2014, the Sedalia Fire Department will be holding tours of the Fire Headquarters. If you are interested in being part of a tour, please contact Fire Inspector Jamie Volk at (660) 826-8044 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Major Credit Cards Accepted for City Services
The City of Sedalia's Finance Department, City Court, Cemetery and Park Offices are now able to accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover Cards from the public in order to pay for various city services. There will be no fee associated with the public’s use of credit cards.
Monthly City E-Newsletter
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Click here to view the September 2014 City of Sedalia e-newsletter, "Moving Forward."