Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


We try to anticipate questions you might have about our city and provide the answers here. If you need additional information you can send an email to or call at 660-327-4334.

What is the License Office's phone number and what are their hours?

The License Office's phone number is 660-327-4382 and they are open Monday - Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm.

What is the phone number for the Historical Society and what are their hours?

The phone number for the Monroe County Historical Society is 660-327-1831 and they are open Tuesday - Friday 11:00am to 4:00pm.

What is the property tax rate and the sales tax rate for the city of Paris?

The property tax rate for inside the city limits is .7069% and the sales tax rate is 8.225%.

When is bulk trash pick up?

Bulk trash pick up dates for 2019 are as follows:

January 7, 2019
January 10, 2019
May 13, 2019
May 16, 2019
September 9, 2019
September 12, 2019
November 11, 2019
November 14, 2019