The bidding and contract award process is governed by Section 150 "Procurement Policy" in the Municipal Code. Procurement of items or contracts $10,000 or more will be advertised and go through a Request for Proposal (RFP), Request for Qualification (RFQ), or Bid Specification procedure.
View archived annual budgets for the City of Festus.
Per Chapter 26 Section 26, business licenses in the City of Festus are required for anyone conducting, pursuing, or operating a business within the city limits of Festus.
Business License Fees
In order to obtain a new business license, you must complete a business license application. This page includes information about the different types of license fees for business in the City of Festus.
Browse helpful information pertaining to the census of the City of Festus.
Chamber of Commerce
The Twin City Area Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit benevolent corporation whose mission is to promote business along with supporting and providing services to the community. This includes being an information and referral source.
City of Festus Development
The City of Festus is located in Jefferson County approximately 35 miles south of downtown St. Louis. The City covers approximately 4.8 square miles and is included in the St. Louis Metropolitan Area.
Access helpful forms from Business License applications to Employment and Health Department applications.
A license is required in the City of Festus for the sale of intoxicating beverages from July 1st to June 30.
Sales Tax Breakdown
Review the sales tax breakdown tables for the City of Festus.
The City of Festus is full of opportunities to explore and have a great time. Visit Festus!