Right Time, Right Place, Wright City

Mayor and Board Of Aldermen

The City of Wright City is classed as a Fourth-Class City and uses the Mayor and Board of Aldermen form of government. As set forth under the Statutes of the State of Missouri. The Board of Aldermen is comprised of four members, two from each of the two ward. Board members serve staggered two-year terms and are responsible for determining policy, enacting ordinances and authoring expenditures.

 The Mayor is elected for a two-year term. The responsibilities of the Mayor include serving as the chief executive officer of the City, attending and presiding over Board of Aldermen meetings, veto powers over legislation and appointing members of various Boards and Commissions.

The Board generally meets the second and fourth Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall (636 Westwoods Road.). Please view the Calendar of Events for a listing of the Board of Aldermen and other meeting dates.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend all meetings.


City Hall Staff

Public Works Department

The Public Works Department consists of 5 employees who are responsible for maintaining streets, to include snow plowing, asphalt and concrete maintenance, street sign installation and repair.

Someone from the Public Works Department can be reached by calling City Hall at 636-745-3101, if you have an emergency outside of working hours you can call 911 or the 911 non-emergency at 800-237-9020.

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Contact Us

Phone: (636) 745-3101
FAX: (636) 745-3119
Emergency Contact: (800) 237-9020

City Officials

Mayor Michelle Heiliger
Ward One Alderman Don Andrews
Ward One Alderman Karey Owens
Ward Two Alderman Ramiz Hakim
Ward Two Alderman Kim Arbuthnot

Director of City Services Mark Strutman
City Clerk Abbie Ogborn
Treasurer Laura Hutchings
Police Chief Tom Canavan

Planning and Zoning Commissioners:
Joe Iannicola, Tom Uhl, Mayor Michelle Heiliger, Frank Ellis, Kim Arbuthnot, Janice Hinson, Nathan Hamilton, Mark Brandt

Park Board Members:
Ward One:
Brent Evans, Michael Cardenas-Salas, Richard Lagemann
Ward Two: Mary Groeper, Kathy Kehoe, Rachael Hakim

City of Wright City Forms

All forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader. Please drop off or mail these to:

City of Wright City, 636 Westwoods Road, Wright City MO 63390

You can email all forms to Lance Bauer, Building Inspector, at buildinginspector@wrightcity.org

Holiday Schedule

New Year’s Day 
Martin Luther King Day
President’s Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Columbus Day
Veteran’s Day
Thanksgiving Day
Day After Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

In case of emergency on these days please call 1-800-237-9020, there are personnel on call.

City Meetings

Board of Aldermen
Second and fourth Thursday of each month
6:30 p.m. at City Hall

Planning and Zoning Commission
Third Monday of each month
6 p.m. at City Hall

Monthly Board and Commission Workshop
First Monday of each month
6 p.m. at City Hall

Park Board
Fourth Monday of each month
6 p.m. at 636 Westwoods Road

Municipal Division 
Second and fourth Wednesday of each month
6 p.m. at 636 Westwoods Road

All meetings and Court sessions are open to the public.