Economic Development Department

Economic Development Dept.

Economic Developer: Anna Kleiner

Economic Development Assistant: Tamara Coleman

12 Municipal Drive
Park Hills, MO 63601

Phone:(573) 431-3577 Ext. 35   Fax: (573) 431-2598



Business Resource Center

Thinking of starting a new business? Ready to expand your current business but need help with the feasibility plan? South East Economic Development (SEED$) courses can help! SEED$ offers a step-by-step course to help you develop the strength of your business concept. Some vital business topics covered include: pricing, competition, marketing, strategic growth, and cash flow.

Business seminars are taught in the Park Hills depot at 5 Municipal Drive. Call: (573)431-4296 to register.

The State of Missouri has widened the offering of small business loans of up to $50,000. These are now available to businesses with 15 or fewer employees for capital and operational needs through this application.


Local Market Information

Highway 67 Corridor Redevelopment Project

Fairgrounds Interchange The City of Park Hills Tax Increment Financing Commission anticipated and planned for the 50,000 square foot expansion of an existing retail outlet. The commercially zoned area around the retail establishment will benefit from the newly built outer road and interchange. Additional retailers will be offered opportunities to locate at the 55 acre site.

The outer road and the interchange are constructed to serve the St. Francois County Fairground area with safe, convenient access for the 35,000 average daily traffic movements. The Fairground area already benefits from Park Hills sewer and water service, Missouri Natural Gas service and three-phase electric service through AMEREN.

Parkway Interchange TIF Redevelopment Project

Tax Increment Finance has been established to fund road construction through the district. The Park Hills IDA and the Economic Development Department have coordinated with property owners and local utilities to improve traffic circulation around the available acreage at the new Parkway Drive interchange on U.S. Highway 67. Tracts available for development are depicted in color below. Over 34,000 average daily traffic movements were recorded for the Highway 67 corridior in 2002. The Parkway Drive area already benefits from Park Hills sewer and water service, Missouri Natural Gas service and electric service through AMEREN.

Parkway Interchange TIF District

67 Parkway Interchange

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Downtown TIF Project

The City Council proposed a TIF Area for the downtown central business district. Areas slated for potential redevelopment are depicted in color below. The TIF Commission held a public hearing on the proposal Thursday, June 16 and the City Council approved the District for redevelopment. A new grocery, a library facility, a parking lot, a roundabout and other street improvements have been constructed downtown.

Downtown TIF Area

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Park Hills

Park Hills, Missouri is nestled in the St. Francois range of the Ozark Mountains along the Mississippi River Valley. The city boasts historic antebellum roots from the early lead mining industry, recreational activities, including the ATV area at St. Joe State Park, great family parks and a city pool, a downtown with diverse architecture, and several surrounding wineries. Park Hills: mining the past, growing the future.


Contact Us

9 Bennett Street
Park Hills, MO 63601

(573) 431-3577
(573) 431-2598

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