Mayor’s Office

Jim Arico

16 W. Church St.
Bowling Green, MO  63334

Office: (573) 324-5451

Home: (314) 941-2277

Fax: (573) 324-2644
Email: [email protected]



Must be at least twenty-five (25) years of age, a citizen of the United States and a resident of the City of Bowling Green at the time of and for at least one (1) year next preceding his or her election.


Duties and Responsibilites

  • Presides over the Board of Alderman, has tie breaking vote only
  • General supervision over the affairs of the City
  • Signs appointments and commissions of City officers, elected or appointed.
  • Prepares and makes announcements on behalf of the City
  • Appoints City Attorney, City Treasurer and the Chief of Police with the consent of the Board of Aldermen.
  • Makes recommendations to the Board of Aldermen, which the Board may accept, reject, or modify at their discretion