Sep 15 2014

News Release

News Release

    For more information Contact Dennis Shook at 417-736-4000.
    Strafford Police Department will crack down on Child Restraint violations. Missouri law requires children under Eight to be buckled up and children under eight to be in an appropria te child safety seat or booster seat unless they are 80. Lbs or 4'9" tall.
    STRAFFORD police Dept. announced today they are joining with law enforcement September 14-20 for an aggressive Child Passenger Safety Week Law Enforcement Campaign to crack down on Missouri child safety seat violators.



Sep 03 2014

Notice of Open Meeting – SEPTEMBER 18, 2014



SEPTEMBER 18, 2014, 7:00 p.m. Regular Session

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Sep 03 2014

New Police Chief


                                    Welcome  Police Chief Shook


The Strafford Board of Aldermen voted unanimously to confirm the appointment of Dennis Shook to the position of Chief of Police at the regular Board meeting September 2, 2014.

Chief Shook brings 25 years of experience from the Springfield Police Department, having retired earlier this year. He brings the skills of a metropolitan police department force to a small town police force. He is a graduate of the Strafford R-VI  Schools and lives nearby which makes him familiar with our community.

Chief Shook will begin duty September 8, 2014.

We welcome him to the Strafford Team.

Mayor Susan Krieger




Job Openings

The City of Strafford has no openings at this time. Please check back with us.

Please direct questions concerning employment opportunities to City Hall (417) 736-2154. The City of Strafford is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Our relations with applicants for employment and with our employees are administered without regard to race, religion (belief or non-belief), sex, age, national origin, disability, citizenship, veteran status, as well as other classifications protected by applicable Federal, State, or local laws. The City of Strafford actively promotes this policy by conducting all employment transactions strictly on the basis of job related qualifications.

Our equal employment opportunity philosophy applies to all aspects of employment with the City of Strafford including recruiting, hiring, training, transfer, promotion, job benefits, pay, and dismissal.


May 27 2014

Water Quality Report 2013

The Strafford 2013 Annual Water Quality Report is available.  Click here to see full report.

Dec 26 2013

City Newsletter


August 29, 2014

 What’s Happening in and Around Strafford 

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