Mayor & City Council

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Raymore City Council Work Sessions and Regular Meetings will be conducted at Centerview, 227 Municipal Circle, to allow for social distancing.

Members of the public are allowed to attend and will be required to practice social distancing.

The meetings can be viewed live by going to

The Raymore City Council is the policy-making body of the City of Raymore. Its members are responsible for developing a budget for the City and adopting legislation that has the force of law within the City limits, within the bounds of Missouri statutes.

The City Council is made up of the Mayor, who serves a three-year term, and eight Council Members, who serve two-year terms. The City is composed of four wards, represented by two Council Members each.

Click this link to determine which Raymore Ward you reside in.


Kristofer P. Turnbow 322-1245  512 Oak Drive  Mayor April 2022
Reginald Townsend 348-3737 1914 Sequoia Drive
Ward 1 April 2022
Dale Jacobson 591-2646 500 River Birch Road Ward 1 April 2021
Thomas R. Circo 289-1257
605 S. Sunset Lane Ward 2 April 2022
Joseph Burke III 282-8792  118 Rainbow Circle
Ward 2 April 2021
Jay Holman 331-0949  1915 Harold Drive
Ward 3 April 2022
Kevin Barber 863-0699  1509 Cross Creek Drive
Ward 3 April 2021
Sonja Abdelgawad 786-2209 917 Birchwood Drive Ward 4 April 2022
John P. Berendzen 309-4759 906 Florence Ave. Ward 4 April 2021

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Mayor Kristofer P. Turnbow, Reginald Townsend, Dale Jacobson, Thomas R. Circo, Joseph Burke, III

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Jay Holman, Kevin Barber, Sonja Abdelgawad, John P. Berendzen


Council Meetings

  • 7 p.m.
  • Second and fourth Monday of each month
  • Council Chambers: 100 Municipal Circle
  • To schedule a personal appearance, contact the City Clerk's Office prior to noon on the Friday before a regularly scheduled Monday City Council meeting.

Council Work Sessions

  • 7 p.m.
  • First and third Monday of each month
  • Council Chambers: 100 Municipal Circle

Agendas & Minutes

Most recent agendas and ePackets are available prior to the meetings
Most Recent ePacket

Minutes are available following approval.
Most Recent Minutes

Video of the Council Meetings are available following the meeting
Most Recent Meeting Video

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State of the City

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