Welcome!

It is a pleasure to have you as a resident of our city.  Below you will find important information including trash collection, animal regulations, and utility info.  If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact City Hall during normal operating hours at 417-232-4221.

Utilities

The City provides Electric and Water service which is billed once a month on the 1st and is due by the 15th.  After the 15th a 10% penalty will be added.  Service will be discontinued if not paid by the 25th.  A $300 deposit is required for residential rentals or rent-to-own properties, and $100 for home owners.  Deposit is refundable after payment of final bill.  Business deposit is $100.

Trash Collection

Trash collection is provided by BSW in Lockwood, MO.

Trash is collected once a week on Thursdays beginning at 7:00 a.m.  The $14.00 per month fee is included on the City utility bill.  Trash must be placed in a container no larger than 35 gallons or more than 50lbs per container.  No 55 gallon drums or paper grocery sacks, please.

Only household garbage will be collected.  Items not accepted include yard waste, brush, tires, rocks, dirt, batteries, appliances, hazardous waste, motor oil, paint, dead animals or animal waste.

Contact BSW at 232-4518 for other trash pick up, appliance disposal, used motor oil collection and battery disposal.

Outdoor Burning / Limb Removal

Residential outdoor burning is allowed from sun-up to sun-down and is limited to yard waste only.  Businesses are not allowed to burn.  Do not allow fire to smoke or smolder all night.

Limbs will be picked up once in the Spring once in the Fall and after storm clean up.  Limbs may be up to 7 inches in diameter and long lengths are preferred.  Please have limbs at the roadside.  Leaves will be collected in the spring and fall.  Dates and times will be announced.

Animal Regulations

Please be considerate of your neighbors.  Do not allow your pet to roam free, to get into garbage, dig, or “do their business” in your neighbor’s yard.

Dogs and cats in the city limits are required to have a city issued ID tag.  Owner or keeper of any dog or cat must show proof of rabies vaccination from a licensed veterinarian and purchase a new tag yearly by June 30.  Dogs and cats must be kept on a leash or in a pen.  Animals found running at large will be impounded.

 

Telephone Numbers


  • Emergency............................................................911
  • Lockwood Police...................................417-232-4060
  • Dade County Sheriff's Office.................417-637-5344
  • Fire Department (Emergency)...............................911
  • City Hall.................................................417-232-4221
  • Post Office.............................................417-232-4767
  • Library...................................................417-232-4204
  • Swimming Pool.....................................417-232-4586
  • Municipal Golf Course...........................417-232-4999
  • MO Gas Energy.................................1-800-366-5808
  • Mediacom..........................................1-800-234-2157
  • License Bureau.....................................417-637-2810
  • Lockwood Pharmacy............................417-232-4721
  • Mercy Medical Center..........................417-232-4560
  • Lockwood Clinic...................................417-232-5200
  • Lockwood High School.........................417-232-4513
  • Lockwood Grade School......................417-232-4528
  • Immanuel Lutheran School..................417-232-4530
  • Muncy's Supermarket..........................417-232-4216