The City of Sedalia has activated the EMERGENCY SNOW ROUTES beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 18, 2019 as the National Weather Service has reported the potential for steadily falling temperatures with rain beginning late Friday afternoon, changing over to snow with accumulations from 1-3 inches overnight. Please click here to view the January 18, 2019 public service announcement issued by the City of Sedalia.

Drivers who routinely park on streets designated as Emergency Snow Routes will need to move their vehicles to other locations as snow is expected to accumulate during nighttime hours. City crews will be working overnight Friday to ensure Emergency Snow Routes remain open. Cars remaining parked on emergency snow routes may be towed or plowed in as crews work to keep these roadways open for emergency vehicles.

A map detailing Snow Emergency Routes may be viewed here.  

Other information may also be viewed at http://ci.sedalia.mo.us/content/11298/11374/12024.aspx

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11/6/2009 - Mayor Proclaims Buddy Poppy Days
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3 p.m. CST - November 6, 2009


Mayor Proclaims Buddy Poppy Days

(SEDALIA, MISSOURI) : On Friday, November 6, 2009, Mayor Mary Elaine Horn issued a proclamation designating November 7-10, 2009 as Buddy Poppy Days in Sedalia. 

Text of Proclamation

WHEREAS, The annual days of Buddy Poppies by the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States has been officially recognized and endorsed by governmental leaders since 1922; and

WHEREAS, VFW Buddy Poppies are assembled by disabled veterans and proceeds of this worthy fund raising campaign are used exclusively for the benefit of disabled and needy veterans, and the widows and orphans of deceased veterans; and

WHEREAS, The basic purpose of the annual days of Buddy Poppies by the Veterans of Foreign Wars is eloquently reflected in the desire to “Honor The Dead By Helping The Living;”

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Mary Elaine Horn, Mayor of the City of Sedalia, Missouri, do hereby urge the citizens of this community to recognize the merits of this cause by contributing generously to its support through the donations of Buddy Poppies on the days set aside for the distribution of these symbols of appreciation for the sacrifices of our honored dead.

I urge all patriotic citizens to wear a Buddy Poppy as mute evidence of our gratitude to the men and women of this country who have risked their lives in defense of the freedoms that we continue to enjoy as American citizens.

- City of Sedalia -