News & Information

Posted: 2/15/2019
Due to inclement weather, Trash pickup will be on Saturday 2-9-19 instead of Friday 2-8-19. Please be sure to have trash and recycle cans at the curb before 7 am on Saturday 2-9-19
Posted: 2/7/2019
Please remember to not cover the fire hydrants with snow. This is a safety hazard.
Posted: 1/14/2019
No Water/Limited Water for the following streets:
Posted: 12/7/2018
Citizen's Guide to Transportation Funding in Missouri
Posted: 10/12/2018
Positively Peculiar Newsletter- Oct-Nov-Dec 2018
Posted: 10/12/2018
Newsletter- Positively Peculiar July-August-September 2018
Posted: 7/25/2018
Please check your Utility Bill to see if you were charged for trash service. There was an error in billing and some customers were not charged for trash.
Posted: 7/6/2018
Beginning Monday, July 2nd (weather permitting); Superior Bowen will be milling the following streets: 1) E. South Street from E. 3rd Street to the east end of street, and 2) Hurley Street from just north of E. Center Street to Peculiar Drive Friday, July 6th thru Monday, July 9th and/or possibly Tuesday, July 10th (weather permitting); including work on Saturday July 7th, Superior Bowen will be milling and overlying the following street: 1) Harr-Grove from Elm Street to J Hwy Beginnin
Posted: 6/29/2018
City of Peculiar Public Works/Utilities Maintenance Facility Building Ground Breaking Event May 24, 2018
Posted: 5/25/2018
We are coming in to severe weather season. If you haven’t then you need to sign up through Everbridge to receive phone calls, text, emails, etc... When severe weather hits. Here is a link to register: https://member.everbridge.net/index/453003085613061#/signup Additionally, you can register with Nixle which will allow you to receive any type of notifications of need or emergencies in Peculiar. You can text the number 888777 with your zip code 64078. In addition, here is a link to register as
Posted: 4/13/2018
Newsletter-Positively Peculiar- April,May,June 2018
Posted: 3/28/2018
The City of Peculiar is in the process of developing a new C-J Hwy Overlay Zoning District. The Overlay district will help define exterior designs for new buildings there and clarify the type of commercial developments within the districts boundary.
Posted: 3/8/2018
The Board of Aldermen meeting scheduled for February 22, 2018 has been canceled due to the lack of a quorum. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. The next Board of Aldermen Meeting is scheduled for March 5, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.
Posted: 2/22/2018
Due to inclement weather, tonight's (2/20/2018) Board of Aldermen Meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, February 22, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.
Posted: 2/20/2018
January-February-March 2018 City of Peculiar Newsletter
Posted: 1/9/2018
This means that any other holidays such as Martin Luther King, Jr Birthday, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day or Labor Day will not impact the pickup schedule.
Posted: 1/9/2018
Due to the Jan 1 Holiday, Trash pick-up services will be delayed 1 day for Peculiar residents. Trash will be picked up on Saturday Jan 6th instead of Fri Jan 5th.
Posted: 1/2/2018
The Public Works Department and Bartlett & West will begin the initial investigation of noted areas of concern related to storm water drainage issues on Wednesday January 10th. This field investigation will include the areas that were brought to the City’s attention during the December 12th public meeting. Property owners may see City and Bartlett & West staff walking through neighborhoods assessing the condition of the existing drainage systems, and are encouraged to discuss previous flooding
Posted: 12/27/2017
The team at website ElitePersonalFinance.com recently conducted a study on the best places to live in the US. When deciding on them, they took into account certain criteria: safety, economic growth, education and cultural scene. To rank cities, they use only the latest legitimate sources like FTC, FBI and so on. For 2017, the site includes Peculiar in the top safest places to live in the Missouri.
Posted: 12/6/2017
Check out the election results here
Posted: 11/8/2017
The City of Peculiar is proud to team-up with SeeClickFix to offer our citizens a new form of engagement that will allow our citizens the ability to submit issues around the city and track the progress through resolution.
Posted: 11/2/2017
Below is a sample of the City of Peculiar Ballot Question 1 on the November 7th Ballot
Posted: 10/30/2017
Posted: 10/30/2017
Beginning Saturday, September 30th and continuing Sunday October 1st S. School Road from Peculiar Way (211th Street) to J Hwy, the plan is to be asphalt milling the street areas to be patched with asphalt base one lane at a time . The contractor will have signs and flaggers. During the week of October 2nd after school begins in the morning and before school is dismissed in the afternoon, pavement milling will be under way and ongoing one lane at a time. The contractor will have signs and f
Posted: 9/27/2017
Attached is a map and listed below are the proposed streets that they will be working on over the next couple weeks; budget and weather permitting. If you have any questions, please call John Stoltz, Public Works Manager at 816-779-2224
Posted: 9/19/2017
City Contractor will be performing road reconstruction on Harper road from YY Highway, North to South Peculiar Drive. Please avoid this area if possible and use alternative routes.
Posted: 9/8/2017
School Road from 203rd St to Peculiar Way is closed, except for local traffic. Please follow detours.
Posted: 8/1/2017
If you are unable to transport the limbs and debris from the storm to the City Salt Shed; please put them out to the curb by no later than 7AM, Monday July 31st. Public Works will go around to pick up the storm debris. Citizens who have limbs down due to the storm can take them to the City Salt Shed and drop them off. It is located just north of the Sewer Plant on the South East Outer Road.
Posted: 7/28/2017
Dear Sir/Mam If you have any questions about the contractor’s schedule please call, at 816 -779-2228. Thanks, Carl Brooks
Posted: 5/26/2017
In recent years, the City of Peculiar has been studying its sanitary sewer collection system to identify portions of sewer system that may need to be upgraded. A list of proposed capital improvements have been identified that would increase system capacity and prevent sewer backups. Based on some preliminary design work, your property (see attached drawing map) may be affected by one of these proposed capital improvements
Posted: 3/1/2017
The City of Peculiar and Cass County will hold a public meeting on Thursday, March 2, 2017, beginning at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Raymore-Peculiar High School Patio Commons Area regarding the Environmental Category Exclusion (CE) for the School Road Phase 3 project. Full-size drawings for the public to review will be available, and staff will be available to answer any questions you may have. The environmental CE will request a community impact statement, and the community impact statement wi
Posted: 2/26/2017
You can now search for Court and Warrant information on the new Online Records Portal
Posted: 2/3/2017
The Peculiar Emergency Management Agency will be hosting the annual National Weather Service, “Weather Spotter Training”, March 7, 2017, at 7:00 P.M. at the Peculiar Lions Club Building, 500 Schug Ave. Peculiar, Missouri. The class is taught by meteorologists from The weather service office in Pleasant Hill, Missouri, and should take approximately 2 hours in length.
Posted: 1/26/2017
Max Herrick of Peculiar was honored as a Vietnam War veteran with a special certificate and 50th Anniversary pin.
Posted: 1/9/2017
Please be aware that depending on your internet connection, it can take several minutes for the Snow Plow GPS to load after the map has loaded.
Posted: 12/17/2016
The City of Peculiar (City) is requesting qualifications from Vendors to build, manage and operate a next generation communications network (“Network”) that will provide next generation Internet access service to businesses, homes, and community institutions within the Service Area. A baseline of 1 Gbps symmetric service, may serve as the definition of “next generation” service for this RFQ. The City will provide a variety of forms of support, including (but not necessarily limited to): (i) ass
Posted: 10/25/2016
New Utility Rates Effective for October 1st, 2016 Billing September 19th, 2016 the Board of Aldermen approved the 2016-2017 Operating Budget. the 2016-2017 Operating Budget can be found here. The budget adoption included a $1.50 increase to all water rates per 1000 gallons and a $0.55 increase to all sewer rates per 1000 gallons of usage. These rates are required to pay for much needed capital improvements throughout both the water and wastewater systems. These rates are also in line with the
Posted: 9/30/2016
Peculiar Way Interchange Now Open
Posted: 9/16/2016
The City of Peculiar invites you to an Honorary Flag Raising by the American Legion Post 0488 and a Dedication of the City of Peculiar Monument Sign on September 27, 2016 at 10 a.m. Flag Raising and Dedication Ceremony will be at the City Monument Sign
Posted: 9/9/2016
Retail Space at 210 N. Main St will be available to rent as of Oct 1,2016. Please contact Janet Burlingame at 816.779.2221 for more information.
Posted: 9/1/2016
City of Peculiar, MO – 03/30/2016 – Peculiar Police Department announces it has joined the SafeTrade initiative for safer completion of online transactions. SafeTrade is a simple program for police and sheriff’s departments to encourage transactions at their facilities; for classified sites to strengthen their safety and security initiatives, and for users to insist on “SafeTrade” by conducting their transactions only at a local police or sheriff’s office.
Posted: 5/3/2016
Did you know that you can now text 911 in the event of an emergency? The Peculiar Police Dept through our dispatch from the Raymore PD, is a Public Safety Answering Point for text to 911.
Posted: 3/16/2016
Code Red” weather and emergency notifications are being changed in Cass County to “Everbridge”. To be up to date, please sign up for the new notifications by creating an account. Online account is available at the Cass County Emergency Services Board www.casscountyesb.com or telephoning Robin Tieman at 816-887-1953 in order to continue getting severe weather, flooding, and emergency notifications.
Posted: 2/26/2016
Reminder that annual Animal License's need to be renewed. the cost is $5.00 for a sterilized animal and $10.00 for one intact. There is a $5.00 penalty for renewing after January 31st. Renewals are to be made at the Peculiar Police Department.
Posted: 1/11/2016
The City would like to invite it's residents to sign up for Code Red Alert System. The system allows the number you input to be contacted in the event of Severe Weather, Police & Hazmat Emergencies, Water Emergencies and Street Closures.
Posted: 1/11/2016
The City of Peculiar website now allows you to report problems and concerns online 24 hours a day, seven days a week!
Posted: 1/11/2016
Sign up for email alerts to be notified of news and events going on in and around the City of Peculiar.
Posted: 1/11/2016
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