To serve you better, we've assembled a list of our residents' most frequently asked questions. If you don't find your answer here, feel free to contact us.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does it take to get a library card?
Our librarian will be able to supply you with a new library card the same day you apply.
Are electronic books available?
No, not at this time.
Does the Library have "story time" for younger children?
We do offer "story time" for younger children! Give us a call if the current schedule is not posted.
Planning & Zoning
When does the Planning and Zoning Commission meet?
The Planning and Zoning Commission meets on the first Monday of each month at 7:00 PM at the old City Hall located at 401 S. Main Street.
What hours is City Hall open?
City Hall is open from 8am - 5pm
Monday - Friday
May I burn trash and leaves inside the city limits?
No, not at the current time due to dry conditions in our county. Please contact city hall if you have any questions.
I am interested in applying for a job with the City of Archie, what do I do?
You will need to fill out an application if available. Please ensure you meet the qualifications for the position you wish to be considered for. If you would like to include a resume, simply attach it to the completed application. You may mail or drop off the application at City Hall. Interviews will be scheduled accordingly.
Does the City of Archie hire part time employees?
Yes, we do hire part time employees. Availability of these positions will be posted here when available.
Board of Aldermen
When does the Board of Aldermen meet?
The Board of Aldermen meet the second Tuesday of each month at 7:30 PM at the old City Hall located at 401 S. Main Street.
Building Permits & Inspections
What is the process for getting a building permit?
Take a moment to read all required information provided. Then print and fill out the building permit application form and return to city hall. Should you have any additional questions, please feel free to give us a call or send us an email. We will be happy to help you.
In the case of life-threatening emergency, we will dispatch a fire truck along with an EMS unit to provide extra assistance since all of our personnel are trained to provide at least Basic Life Support.
- Police Department
- Driving records are maintained by the Missouri Department of Public Safety. To obtain a certified copy of your driving record, contact MSHP at (816) 622-0800.
- 2.How do I get a copy of an accident or incident report?
- For a copy of an accident or incident report, please contact the Police Department at (816) 430-5242 or come by the Police Department at 401 S. Main Street between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.
- 3.If my keys are locked in my vehicle, can the Archie Police open my vehicle for me?
- Yes, the Archie Police Department provides this services to our residents.
When are the garbage collection days for my street?
Wednesday is the regular weekly pickup day, unless a recognized Holiday falls on Wednesday, then pickup will be the next day.
New Year's Day
How could I have used this much water?
You may not have - the numbers on your meter may have been transposed or hard to read. You could possibly have a leaky toilet or faucet that's difficult to detect. Just call the office and we'll work with you to solve the problem.
My bill is past due can I get an extension?
Please contact our office and a one-time extension will be extended to you for extenuating circumstances.
What do I do if I am experiencing low pressure?
Check your meter and the surrounding area for possible leaks. Next, call our office and report low pressure for your area.
Why do I have a previous balance when I know I sent in my payment?
We may have received it after the due date or we may not have received it at all. Call our office and we will help you solve the problem.
Why is my water discolored?
A repair could have been completed recently allowing air to enter the line, causing the milky look.
New Resident Resources
How do I sign up to receive Alerts and News & Notices?
Simply click the "Sign Up for Alerts" button located ……fill out the brief form with your preferred contact information and click submit
Where do I register to vote?
All City Elections are conducted by the Cass County Clerk/Election Authority
Please visit the elections page for locations and upcoming election information.
Where do I go to vote?
Voting in Archie takes place at the First Baptist Church of Archie
302 S Missouri St, Archie, MO 64725