Eight counties | 36 cities | one region

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



County located in

Phelps County


4,156 (2016 American Community Survey)

Top Employers

Boys & Girls Town of Missouri, Missouri Veteran’s Home, Tacony Mfg., Wal-Mart Distribution Center #6069

Form of Government

Mayor & 8 council members

Class of city



St. James Public Schools, Boys & Girl Town of Missouri

Industrial Parks available in cities

St. James Industrial Park


Public Swimming Pool, Tennis Courts, Parks & Golf Course, Country Club, Wineries, Meramac Fish Hatchery & Trout Park, 5 miles to river access

Transportation Access

I-44, Highways 68 & 8, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad

City Hall

100 S. Jefferson, St. James, MO 65559

Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

Council meets 2nd Monday, 7 p.m.

Contact Information

Phone: 573-265-7013

Fax: 573-265-5585


Rick Krawiecki, mayor@stjames-mo.org


Sarah Wheeler


Rick Krawiecki, Alan Sachs, Richard Hockersmith, Stephanie Swanson, Shane Anselm, Bob Smith, Carol Weatherly

City Administrator

Harold Selby , 573-265-7013


Joseph Bond

Police Chief

Ron Jones

Fire Chief/Emergency Management Director

John M. Douglas II

Public Works Director

Lyle Thomas

Utilities Engineer

Archer-Elgin Engineering

Street Supervisor

Danny Scheel

Police Judge

Anthony Skouby

Parks & Recreation

John Cutsinger

Solid Waste Manager

Ron Fraser

Industrial Development Authority

St. James Community Industrial Corp., Michael “Butch” Tucker, 573-265-7015