Eight counties | 36 cities | one region

a voluntary council of local governments
serving the missouri meramec area.

Year Organized

1902

County located in

Gasconade County

Population

505 (2012-16 American Community Survey)

Top Employers

Hermann Area District Hospital

Form of Government

Mayor & 4 Alderpersons

Class of city

4th

Schools

Bland Middle School (Maries R-II District), Bland Head Start

Attractions

Public Park, Canaan State Forest

Transportation Access

Hwy. 28

Contacts

Mayor Pro-Tem Rodney Lexa, 573-646-3252

City Hall

P.O. Box 40, 209 W. Kansas City St., Bland, MO 65014

Economic Developer

Ray Schwartze, President or Bonnie Prigge, Administrator, Gasconade Valley Enterprise Zone, 573-265-2993

Planning & Zoning

City Hall, 573-646-3252

Industrial Development Authority

Gasconade County IDA, John Kamler, 573-437-2812