People come here to raise their families, start or relocate their business, or just retire because of our location, mild climate, fresh air, low cost of living, low crime rate, slow pace of life, access to hunting and fishing, and our own shopping areas. See for yourself what makes our community so special.
El Dorado Springs is surrounded by a plethora of huntinng and fishing opportunities. If you enjoy water sports, you will love that Stockton Lake, Truman, and Pomme de Terre Lakes are just a short drive away.
El Dorado Springs has beautiful outdoor spaces, top-notch medical facilities and affordable family housing, to welcome new families and businesses from across the nation.
Traditions are what make a community shine, and some of our longstanding community traditions include the El Do Picnic, Music in the Park, and an amazing Christmas parade.
City Business License- $10.00 per year. Must obtain at City Hall: 135 W Spring Street. Must have proof of Workmen’s Compensation if you have any employees. Cedar County Business License: $25.00 per year. Must obtain license at the Cedar County Collector’s Office. Must have proof of Missouri Tax ID if you are selling products.
Water & Sewer: Residential water service is provided by the city.
Electric: Empire District/Liberty Utilities is a municipal-owned utility, and service is established through City Hall. Electric and other utility bills in El Dorado Springs can be paid at City Hall.
Natural gas: Provided by Spire Energy – 800-582-1234
Trash service: The city has a contract with Waste Corporation of America, (417) 876-2000