Eight counties | 36 cities | one region

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

Year Organized


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


Mayor Louis Magdits,

City Administrator

John Butz, 573-426-6948

City Hall

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

Planning & Zoning

James Shields, 573-426-6974

Industrial Development Authority

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