The City of Kirksville is a service-driven municipality. Through providing public safety, public infrastructure, and financial and record management, the City of Kirksville strives to provide an exceptional quality of life for residents.
Founded in 1842, as the county seat for Adair County, Kirksville serves as the center for the region’s business, industry, retail, health care, education and recreation. In addition, hundreds of people from surrounding communities come to Kirksville for work, shopping, education and recreation.
A family-friendly community for all ages, it’s a hometown you never outgrow.
Through excellence in service, the City of Kirksville will provide ethical and responsible local government.
Our vision is to be the best city to the citizens we serve meeting their needs and expectations both today and tomorrow.
We believe that in order to achieve our purpose, mission and vision, we must be committed to these four goals: