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Take time to become acquainted with your county government. We hope what you find here gives you an idea of the importance we place on community involvement as we strive to serve each citizen of St. Francois County in the best way possible.

St. Francois County is a county located in the Lead Belt region in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 65,359. The largest city and county seat is Farmington. The county was officially organized on December 19, 1821.

Established by Missouri Statute, there are three commissioners in St. Francois County. All county business, including financial, road operations, budgeting, security and courthouse management, must go through the Commission. The Commission office is open Monday thru Friday 8 am to 4 pm. Public commission meetings are held every Tuesday morning at 10 am.

Important News

COVID-19 Information

May 18th, 2020|

Honorable Judge Wendy Wexler-Horn The Honorable Judge Wendy Wexler-Horn has issued an order for the 24th Judicial Circuit, which includes St. Francois County, to enter Phase 1 of the reopening guidelines set forth by the [...]

Commission Meeting Videos

March 18th, 2020|

Commission Meeting Videos St. Francois County Commission Meeting videos are now available via our website from our YouTube Channel.  The videos are uploaded after each meeting and can be accessed via the YouTube link at [...]

St. Francois County Mobile Safety

March 18th, 2020|

The RAVE system is used to send emergency notifications, from evacuation notices to missing child alerts. Residents and businesses located within St. Francois County are encouraged to sign up for RAVE to be sure they receive timely [...]

Financial Transparency

January 1st, 2020|

St. Francois County has started to post financial information for the public to view.  Please navigate to the Financial Transparency tab below for further information.

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January 1st – New Year’s Day
January 20th – Martin Luther King Day
February 12th – Lincoln’s Birthday
February 17th – President’s Day
April 10th – Good Friday
May 8th – Truman’s Birthday
May 25th – Memorial Day
July 3rd Independence Day
September 7th – Labor Day
October 12th – Columbus Day
November 11th – Veteran’s Day
November 26th – Thanksgiving
November 27th – Day After Thanksgiving
December 24th – Christmas Eve
December 25th – Christmas Day

Financial transparency means making information as accessible as possible to the public.  Our goal is to post information such as approved annual budgets, monthly Auditor’s report, monthly sales tax report, monthly vendor history and monthly check reports.  Financial transparency means timely, meaningful and reliable disclosures about our performance with taxpayers’ money.

The below department key provides you on how to break down expenses / revenues for each department.  In the approved annual budget and monthly check report you will see a break down between department account numbers on monthly expenses.

For any further detailed information, you may contact the County Clerk’s Office at 573-756-5411 option 3.  To view the reports below, scroll over the category and click on the report link.

Account Codes