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Posted on: November 16, 2022

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The City of Lebanon is current accepting applications and résumés for the following vacant position.

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

City Council Recap - Nov. 14th Regular Meeting

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Here is a brief summary of major actions taken at the Nov. 14 regular meeting of the Lebanon City Council:

? Council passed Resolution No. 488 renaming the Lebanon City Council Chambers as the Stanley H. Allen Council Chambers.

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

City Council Chambers renamed to honor the memory of former Mayor Stanley "Bud" Allen

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The Lebanon City Council Chambers is now officially the "Stanley H. Allen Council Chambers," honoring the memory of former Mayor "Bud" Allen. 

Mayor Jared Carr and the Lebanon City Council approved the renaming at today&apo...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Allen Building acquired by St. Louis developer

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Developers planning to renovate the 70,000-square-foot Allen Building property, at 200 East Commercial Street in downtown Lebanon, reached another milestone Tuesday with the official ownership acquisition of the property.

The building is now owned by Allen...

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

Lebanon police participate in active shooter training

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The Lebanon Police Department received vital active threat response training Oct. 25-27 along with more than 40 other law enforcement officers. 

Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers from Troop I provided instruction to officers from the Lebanon ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

Helicopter, tank added to Lebanon Veterans' Memorial Park

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City of Lebanon Public Works and Parks crews worked Oct. 17th to install an out-of-service Bell AH-1 Cobra military helicopter and Sherman Tank at the Lebanon Veterans' Memorial Park at the Cowan Civic Center. 

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

Mayor presents The Dels with award for investing in community housing stock

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Mayor Jared Carr presented a barrelhead award to crew members of The Dels Oct. 13 for their investment into the Lebanon community. 

The Dels team has developed the old Oyo Hotel into 52 housing units now known as Wyota C...

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

New City Employees take part in Orientation and Tour

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A group of 15 of our newer team members took part in a New Employee Orientation and Tour on Oct. 6th. This group of street department crew members, police officers, water department crew members, HR professionals, police dispatchers, a firefighter, and re...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

City of Lebanon Magazine - Fall Citizen Update in mail boxes this week

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The City of Lebanon Magazine - Fall Citizen Update is scheduled to arrive in mail boxes the week of Oct. 3rd. 

Lebanon residents can expect updates on street improvements, housing and infrastructure growth, new construction, economic development a...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

City Council Recap - Sept. 26th Regular Meeting

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Here is a brief recap of major actions taken by the Lebanon City Council at the Sept. 26th regular meeting: 

? Council passed Resolution No. 485 authorizing developmental fee waivers for 25 more new home constructions.

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Council thanks Holman Howe Funeral Home for Time Capsule plaque

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Members of the Lebanon City Council met to thank Kenny Howe, of Holman Howe Funeral Home, for the plaque commemorating the time capsule buried at city hall on Sept. 15, 2021 in conjunction with the Missouri Bicentennial Celebration last year. The capsule ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

Lebanon Police Receives Battle of the Badges Award

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Stacy Burks, American Red Cross executive director, presented the annual Battle of the Badges Award to the Lebanon Police Department. Each year, the Lebanon Police Department and Lebanon Fire Department compete in a blo...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

City Council Recap - Aug. 22nd Regular Meeting

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Here is a brief recap of major actions taken by the Lebanon City Council at the Aug. 22 regular meeting: 

? Council passed Bill No. 6347 authorizing the purchase of LED lights for Ball Fields No. 1, 2, 3 and 4 at Atchley Park.

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Lebanon's Board of Public Works now functional

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Lebanon's new Board of Public Works held their second official meeting August 17th. The non-partisan board was created to provide oversite for Lebanon Utilities. Since the board's only focus is on utilities, board members will be able to...

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

City Council Recap - Aug. 8th Regular Meeting

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Here is a brief recap of major actions taken by the Lebanon City Council at the regular Aug. 8, 2022 meeting:

? Council approved Bill No. 6338 authorizing the installation of a police car canopy for the police department. 

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Posted on: July 26, 2022

City Council Recap - July 25th Regular Meeting

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Here is a summary of major actions taken during the July 25th regular meeting of the Lebanon City Council:

? Council approved Bill 6327 authorizing a second round of street overlay projects for the new fiscal year. 

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Posted on: July 12, 2022

City Council Recap - July 11th Regular Meeting

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Here is a brief summary of major actions taken at the July 11 regular Lebanon City Council meeting:
Council approved Bill No. 6316 authorizing a study for pedestrian crossing improvements and potential ADA accessible parking spaces in downtown Lebanon.&am...
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Posted on: May 24, 2022

City Council Recap - May 23rd Regular Meeting

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Here is a brief recap of the May 23 regular meeting of the Lebanon City Council:

Council approved the second reading of Bill No. 6283 authorizing the creation of the Board of Public Works. 

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

City Council Recap - May 9, 2022 Meeting

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Here is a brief recap of the May 9, 2022 regular meeting of the Lebanon City Council:

? Council passed bill No. 6280 authorizing tree trimming services from Tom’s Tree Service for the electric department. 

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

2022 Mayor Lyle Anderson Gold Leaf Award for Volunteer Service recipients announced

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Mayor Jared Carr has made his selection for the 2022 Mayor Lyle Anderson Gold Leaf Award for Volunteer Service recipients.

Carr selected Katherine (Katie) Schneider as this year youth recipient and Ethel Boyer as the adult recipient. 

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

City Council Recap - Feb. 28, 2022 Meeting

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Here is a brief recap of major actions taken at the Feb. 28, 2022, regular Lebanon City Council Meeting:
Council approved bills 6241 through 6244 accepting the replats of 254 Polk, 468 Polk, 711 Main, 791 Main, 786 Green and 2825 Charlton.
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Posted on: February 15, 2022

City of Lebanon website features new, improved design

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The City of Lebanon recently launched a new and improved website designed to help citizens navigate government information more efficiently.  

 

The website features the new official Lebanon City Seal the Lebanon City Council approved last...

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Posted on: January 25, 2022

Ice Cream Factory to locate manufacturing plant in Lebanon

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Family-owned Ice Cream Factory (ICF) of Eldon has announced the expansion of its Missouri footprint with the purchase of a more than 86,000 square foot former industrial facility and adjacent properties in Lebanon, which will serve as the new company manu...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

City announces new customer service number for utility concerns

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The City of Lebanon has a new customer service numbers for residents to call for utility concerns. 

The new phone number, (417) 322-9001, is available to utility customers 24 hours a day, seven days a week to report power outages, electric, water ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

Three Lebanon linemen apprentices achieve journeymen status

Pictured from left, are journeymen linemen Rick Alexander, Matt Crump, and Andrew Bowman.

Three linemen apprentices achieve journeymen status 

 

Three City of Lebanon electric apprentice linemen are now journeymen lineman after recently completing the four-year Missouri Public Utility Alliance Apprentice Lineworker Program. &am...

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