City of Excelsior Springs, Missouri – Community Development Department

The city of Excelsior Springs, Missouri, Community Development Department assists businesses in locating, expanding and moving to the community.


A community with a vibrant downtown and solid tourism industry, Excelsior Springs, Missouri, offers opportunities to businesses seeking to do business with tourist or be in a community that acts as a shopping and business hub for area communities.

The division can only assist clients that are located within Excelsior Springs or moving a business to Excelsior Springs.

Those seeking to do business in Excelsior Springs can download copies of necessary forms (i.e., building permit, occupational license) here:

Find more information at or email Melinda Mehaffy, economic development director, at [email protected].

Services Provided

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City (Specialty)

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues

  • Recruiting Assistance

Networking Organizations

  • Geographically Based

Economic and Site Development

  • Site Location Assistance
  • Tax Credits

Starting a Business

  • Site Location
Contact Information
Vonda Floyd
201 E Broadway
Excelsior Springs, MO 64024