Community Spotlight

Parks and Recreation


The City of Odessa has many parks, playgrounds, and recreational activities available for residents including the City Reservoir with its 90-acre lake for fishing and boating, as well as Dyer Park with the Aquatic Center, baseball diamonds and basketball courts, and Lake Venita.

Start a Business


Do you want to start a business in Odessa? We are here to help! Just click below for more information about licensing, incentives, and informative links. 

Downtown Odessa


Downtown Odessa is a group of volunteers who, with the help of the Missouri Main Street Connection, is working to revitalize Odessa's downtown. Our goal is to join our passion for this community with the experience and resources of the MMSC to make Odessa great. 

Odessa R-VII Schools


In partnership with parents and communities, the mission of the Odessa R-VII schools is to provide educational opportunities for all students to achieve life-long learning skills through quality academic, vocational, and social experiences in a safe and nurturing environment. For more information p…