Eight counties | 36 cities | one region

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


January 25, 1861

County located in

Phelps County


19,904 (2016 American Community Survey)

Top Employers

Bloomsdale Excavating, Brewer Science, CanTex, Country Mart, Lowe’s Home Center, MO-SCI, Ozark Health Services, Pet Products Plus Inc., Wal-Mart, Zeno’s, Phelps County Regional Medical Center, City of Rolla, Banks, Schools

Form of Government

Mayor & 12 council members

Class of city



Rolla Public Schools, B.W. Robinson State School, Rolla Lutheran School, Seventh Day Adventist School, Word of Faith Academy

Medical Services

Phelps County Regional Medical Center, Doctor After Hours

Industrial Parks available in cities

Hy Point Research & Industrial Park, Rolla Industrial Park, Rolla National Airport

Colleges/Universities/Vo-Tech Schools

Missouri Science & Technology, Drury Evening College, Columbia College, Webster University, Rolla Technical Institute, Rolla Technical Center


Public Swimming Pool & Aquatic Center, The Centre, Tennis Courts, Parks & Golf Course, Country Club, Little Prairie Lake, United States Geological Survey, Orval Reeves Gallery

Transportation Access

I-44, Highways 63 & 72; Rolla National Airport; Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad

City Hall

901 N. Elm, P.O. Box 979, Rolla, MO 65401/65402

Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday 

Council Meets 1st and 3rd Mon., 6:30 p.m. 


Contact Information

Phone: 573-426-6948

Fax: 573-426-6947




Louis J. Magdits, IV


Carol L. Daniels


Brian Woolley, Jonathan Hines, Matthew Crowell, Monty Jordan, Walt Bowe, John Meusch, Don Morris, Matthew Miller, Steven Jung, Jim Williams, Jacob Rohter, David Schott

City Administrator

John Butz, 573-426-6948

Planning Administrator

James Shields, 573-426-6974

Community Development Director

Steve Flowers

Finance Director

Steffanie Rogers 


Lance Thurman


Brad Neckermann

Police Chief

Sean Fagan

Fire Chief

Ron Smith 

Public Works Director

Steve Hargis

Utilities Manager

Rodney Bourne

Parks & Recreation Director

Floyd Jernigan 

Municipal Judge

James Crump

Court Clerk

ReLauun Smith 

Director of Environmental Services

Brady Wilson

Emergency Management Director

Brad Woods

Airport Manager

Darrin Bacon

City Engineer

Darin Pryor

Industrial Development Authority

Rolla Community Development Corporation, Matt Williams, 573-364-0359