Skidmore Newsletter - June 2021

CJ's Thrift Shop is open.

12-3 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays.

Stitching Post no. 75

Offers embroidery work, sewing, classes, & alterations. Phone is 660-928-3251. Her email is

Skidmore Community Betterment Meeting

Will Meet June 8 at 6:00 pm at Newton Hall.

Skidmore City Council Meeting

Will Meet on June 10 at 6:00pm at Newton Hall. Please note the new time!

Fresh Food Drop

NO food drop at the park this month.

Food Pantry News

June 1 from 1-3 and June 2 from 4-6 at City Hall. This is the food delivery for May. The June food delivery will be handed out June 21 from 1-3 and June 22 from 4-6. Bring a picture id. It works well with people lining up their cars in front of City Hall.

City-wide Garage Sales

City-wide garage sales will be held June 4-6. Contact Meagan at City Hall by June 3 if you want your address added to a list of sales.


July 1 is the date that $10 dog licenses need to be renewed. Pet vaccinations will be given on July 24th from 9-11 am at the Wildcat Park shelter house.


The city’s website is You may see the ordinances, dates of city events, and pay your water bill online if you want.

City Hall

City Hall is open Monday 8-12, Wednesday 8-12 and 3-6, and Friday 8-12. There is an answering machine also. 660-928-3281. Calls will be returned only if you leave a message.


You may apply for SNAP (formerly called food stamps) over the phone. The office number is 816-364-3663 or call Lana Morgan at 816-344-2808. It is confidential.

Drinking Water Samples Report

Consumer Confidence Report

The Skidmore 2020 CCR or Consumer Confidence Report is the annual water quality report. This is now available for public viewing at City Hall and the Post Office. This report will not be mailed out; however, the current CCR is available at

Thank You

Thank you to the ladies and gentlemen who assembled and installed the new benches and picnic tables.