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City Administrator – Tracy Slagle

Tracy Slagle has been the City Administrator for the City of Bolivar since January 2018. As City Administrator, Tracy serves the City as Budget Officer and Personnel Officer. Additionally, Tracy has direct oversight of our Planning and Zoning, and Community/Economic…

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Crisis Intervention Team

Polk County Area Crisis Intervention Team Mission Statement: “We are dedicated to serving individuals who are mentally ill, developmentally disabled or experiencing trauma by dispatching trained officers who partner with community agencies to resolve the situation in a manner that…

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Police Chief – Mark Webb

Chief Mark Webb is a lifelong Missourian. He and his wife Cherrie live in Strafford. He has two grown daughters Tara and Tiffany. Chief Webb holds a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice, and a Masters in Criminology. He started his career…

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Board of Aldermen

Bolivar has a Mayor-Board of Aldermen form of government with a Mayor and eight Aldermen.  The Mayor is elected to a two year term; the Aldermen to two year terms.  There is a city election the first Tuesday of April at which city officials are elected.  The city is divided into four wards with two aldermen representing each ward.  Each year four aldermen, one from each ward, are up for election.

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Public Works Director – Jerry Hamby

I was born in Great Bend, Kansas, in 1961, but raised in Bolivar after moving to Missouri in 1965 when I was four years old.  I graduated from Bolivar High School, have been married to my wife Jenise since 1988 and we have two daughters, Lorrie and Lacy.

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Fire Stations

The City Fire Department provides complete firefighting capabilities, vehicle extrication and rescue capabilities, medical response with 9 NREMT’s and 10 emergency medical responders, and haz-mat response to the Operations level. We have 19 of our 24 firefighters trained to that…

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Engine 11 Engine 11 is a 2014 Ferrara MVP built engine on an custom Chassis. It contains a 750 gallon tank with a 1750 gpm pump. It is used as a first out apparatus for fire alarms. Ladder 12 Ladder 12 is our 2015…

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Helpful links if you have general interest other aspects of the fire service or other helpful policy links.   Please follow this link to find out more about the Missouri Fire Sprinkler Coalition Summit! Also check out the National Home…

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Renting Parks and Pavilions

PARK & PAVILION SCHEDULES SUMMER HOURS:      APRIL 1-SEPT 30 **GATES OPEN & 7:30AM** PARK CLOSES @ 8:30 10-3                                                                             3-8 PAV #1             $20                                                      PAV #1             $25 PAV #2             $15                                                      PAV #2             $20 PAV #3            …

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