Phelps County News

Public input is being accepted on Phelps County Hazard Mitigation Plan until July 31

    Public input is being accepted until July 31, 2020, on the Phelps County Hazard Mitigation Plan. The public survey is available on Meramec Regional Planning Commission’s website at

Active cases of COVID-19 in Maries County down to zero

    COVID-19 cases experienced in Phelps and Maries counties leveled off this week, after a recent outbreak at Great Circle near St. James. The Phelps/Maries County Health Department announced after an 18-day hospitalization, there are no active cases of COVID-19 in Maries County as of Thursday.

MRPC, Phelps County PHA opens

    The offices of Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) and the Phelps County PHA are now open. The Phelps County PHA is seeing clients by appointment only. Appointments can be made by calling 573-265-4200. Drop-in visits are discouraged.