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Homes & Neighborhoods
Raymore’s growth remains steady despite the slower economy and continues to rank in the top eight communities within the KC-Missouri Metro Area based on monthly residential building rates. In 2014, Raymore issues 159-residential building permits, or 52% of all building permits issued in Cass County.
Raymore contains a wide range of housing options, from resort-style planned communities to small acreage homesteads. Developers continue to find Raymore a great place to build due to the quality of life found in the community and a supportive business environment.
The Raymore area is served by Belton Regional Medical Center. Belton Regional is one of 10 HCA Midwest Health System hospitals in the Kansas City and surrounding areas. Located conveniently at Highways 71 and 58 in Belton, Mo., Belton Regional Medical Center is a 71-bed acute care facilite offering a full range of inpatient and outpatient services.
Shopping, Dining, & Entertainment
Raymore has a wide range of offerings for shopping, dining, and entertainment. Large chain retail outlets and restaurants are mixed with local flavor family businesses. Residents can meet the majority of their needs by shopping and dining locally. See the Chamber Directory for a listing of some of the choices in the Raymore area.
For even more variety, try Raymore’s Original Town Famers Market, which is operated by the Raymore Parks and Recreation Department and the City of Raymore. The Original Town Farmers Market is located along the 200 block of South Washington Street (behind First Baptist Church), with area growers and artisans offering locally produced foods, crafts, and plants between 4 and 7 p.m. every Thursday from June through mid-October.
Raymore Community Numbers to Know
Emergencies – Call 911
Animal Control – 816-331-0530
Belton Regional Medical Center – 816-348-1200
Building Inspection – 816-331-7916
Chamber of Commerce – 816-332-0599
City Hall – 816-331-0488
City Water/Sewer/Trash – 816-331-5182
City Clerk – 816-331-3324
Community Development – 816-331-1803
Economic Development – 816-331-5000
Emergency Management – 816-331-7788
Engineering – 816-331-1852
Municipal Court – 816-331-1712
Parks & Recreation – 816-322-2791
Planning & Zoning – 816-331-1803
Police (Non-Emergency) – 816-331-0530
Post Office – 816-331-2736
Public Works – 816-331-2377
Raymore-Peculiar Schools – 816-892-1300
South Metro Fire – 816-331-3008
KCP&L – 888-471-5275
Natural Gas Service
Missouri Gas Energy – 816-756-5252
About the Chamber
The Mission of the Chamber is to enhance and sustain the economic environment and quality of life in our community.
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