City Administration Office

301 East Stoddard • Hours: 8 am – 5 pm
Phone: 573-624-5959 • Fax: 573-624-4650
Email mailto:info@cityofdexter.org

Meetings (held at Municipal Bldg., 119 Vine St.)

City Council – 1st Monday at 7:00 pm
Planning & Zoning Meetings – 4th Monday at 6:00 pm

Services / Licenses

New Voter Registration – Information forwarded to Stoddard County Clerk’s Office
City Merchant – Contact City Clerks Office
Peddler License * – $50 Door to Door – 10 day permit (5 day waiting period)
Temporary Vendor * – $500 a day to set up on lot (5 day waiting period)
Yard Sales – 3 days a month (only 2 days in a row) Signs not on City Easement
(Community sponsored events and produce are exempt.)
Water Deposit
 – $80

Building Permit – Per Project with minimum of $15
    * Sales Tax Certificate Required

Recycling

We accept:

  • Aluminum / Tin Cans
  • Computer Paper
  • Corrugated Cardboard — Boxes must be flattened (broken down)
  • Glass Bottles & Jars
  • Magazines
  • Newspaper
  • Plastic Bottles & Jugs *No Oil Cans. — Numbers 1 & 2, rinsed in water at least twice and the caps removed. These numbers can be found on the bottom of the bottles and jugs.
  • Telephone Books

Curbside Pickup – Must call for pick-up 624-5527  —  2nd Friday of each month, at least 2 CLEAR plastic bags, and/or 20 lbs BUNDLED newspapers.

Drop off points:

  • Corner of Catalpa & SW Main St.
  • Corner of East Market & North Locust
  • West Bus. Hwy. 60 Town & Country Parking Lot
  • Stoddard County Sheltered Workshop (North Harris Drive left on Center Street
  • Super Walmart Parking Lot

Sanitation

Regular Trash Pick Up – Residential  —  2 containers or 4 trash bags (30 gallons total)
Extra Bag Trash Pick Up  —  “Red Tags” – $1.00 each
White Good Items & Other Bulk – Must call for pick up 573-624-5527
“Blue Tags” – $10 each  —  Limit 2 items (refrigerators, stoves, washers, dryers, hot water heaters, & other major appliances.)
“Red Tags” – $1 each  —  Limit 2 items (couches, mattresses, chairs, etc.)
Bulk Trash  —  1st & 3rd Fri
Yard Waste  —  2nd & 4th Fri

You may purchase tags at the City Administration Building, or Harps