Skidmore Newsletter - June 2022

Stitching Post no. 75

Stitching Post No. 75 offers embroidery work, sewing, classes, and alterations.  The phone is 660-254-3451.  Her email is

Need a handyman?

Call Coby Langford at 660-853-2274

City-wide garage sales

City-wide garage sales will be held June 3-5, in conjunction with Maitland and Graham.  Contact City Hall if you want your sale on the list.

Skidmore City Council

Skidmore City Council meets June 9 at 6:00pm at Newton Hall.

Skidmore Community Betterment

Skidmore Community Betterment will meet June 13 at 6:00pm at Newton Hall.

Dog Licenses

July 1 is the date that $10 dog licenses are due.  Pet vaccinations will be given June 11th from 9:30-11am at the park.

Movie Night

Skidmore Community Betterment is sponsoring a Movie Night at the park June 26.  Hot dogs and chips will be served and Kool Kats will be there for you to purchase at 7:00pm. Family friendly movie will start at 8:00pm.  Bring chairs or blankets for your use.

Fresh Food Mobile Drop

June 23 at City Hall at 10:00am. We will post if Second Harvest notifies us of any changes.

City Hall Hours

City Hall hours:
Mon-Thurs: 8-11 am & 1-4pm,
Fri: 8-12pm & 1-3pm.

Appointments can be made after hours. 660-928-3281. Calls will be returned only if you leave a message. You may see the ordinances, dates of city events, and pay your water bill online if you want.

Drinking Water

Drinking water samples report:

2021 Consumer Confidence Report

The Skidmore 2021 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 Tracy Brown for planting flowers at Newton Hall and City Hall and for caring for them all summer.

Skidmore Community Betterment Scholarship

Next year’s high school seniors will be eligible to work toward the Skidmore Community Betterment scholarship.  Contact Meagan at City Hall or Teresa Carter for info.

Brush Pile

The brush pile will need to be closed mid-June and July to get the ground ready for the tractor pull during the Punkin Show.


The dumpsters will be back in July.  Thanks to all who used this service in May.