Phelps County News

Thinking about a construction or renovation project in Phelps County? You may need a floodplain development permit

Second of a three-part series
    PHELPS COUNTY—Phelps County does not have a building codes program that requires a permit. However, you may need a floodplain development permit if you are planning construction or substantial improvements to a structure located in a floodplain within Phelps County. This includes rehab work to homes that have been flooded.

Spotlight on Literacy grant awarded to Rolla Public Library

    Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft announced that the Rolla Public Library received a Spotlight on Literacy Grant of $7,454, which will be used to serve patrons of all ages through programs that support an educated and informed citizenry.

Food, fitness workshop planned for Friday, June 8 in St. James

    The Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) and Phelps County Public Housing Agency (PHA) Family Self-Sufficiency program will host a free workshop June 8 in St. James on “Food and Fitness.”