The City of Sullivan is governed by a City Council which consists of a Mayor and six members of the Board of Aldermen. The City Council is assisted by a City Clerk and a City Administrator to oversees a budget of $25 million.
The City of Sullivan provides quality services in the areas of electric distribution, water, sewer, streets, aviation, parks and recreation, engineering, economic development, solid waste collection and law enforcement with a total of 58 full-time employees. The City operates on a very solid financial basis as demonstrated in its reserves. A one cent sales tax for general revenue, a half cent sales tax for capital improvements, and a half cent sales tax for transportation provides the largest revenue source.
The City Council meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. The public is encouraged to attend and citizens are expected to take an active part in the governing of the community. The Board relies on the aid and counsel of numerous boards and commissions, including the Airport Board, Industrial Development Authority, Planning and Zoning Commission, Library Board, Enhanced Enterprise Zone, and Board of Adjustment that meet as needed. The Planning and Zoning Commission meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
210 W. Washington
Sullivan, MO 63080
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Fax (573) 468-8207