City of Gerald ....

Gerald is a city in Franklin County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,345 at the 2010 census. Gerald was platted in 1901 along a railroad line. The community was named after the local Fitzgerald family. A post office called Gerald has been in operation since 1901.

Dr. Charles A. Scmidt built the Gerald Clinic and practiced for many years, before retiring in 1982. 

After Dr. Schmidt's passing the clinic building was donated to the City of Gerald in 1987. 

The building was officially dedicated in 1988 for the City Hall/Police Station.

Upcoming Events

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Chamber of Commerce Meeting


Monthly meeting of the Gerald Area Chamber of Commerce will be held Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 5:30 pm at the historic Rock Island Depot.

Trunk or Treat


Saturday, October 26th 6:00 PM
Gerald park
Food, Hayrides and more

Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting


Meeting for the Planning and Zoning Commission 

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

City Hall, 106 E Fitzgerald Ave.

Recent News

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Yard Waste



The disposal site is open from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.   (1st Friday of month only)

Resident must be present and show a valid ID showing residency within City limits of Gerald.  Site is limited to residential use only, no contractors or commercial...

CCR Report


The 2018 CCR Report is now available.  

It is available upon request or contact City Hall 573-764-3340 for further information.

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