City of Rich Hill

To the Citizens of Rich Hill,

Upon request from members of the City of Rich Hill, Bates County Sheriff’s Office will now send text notifications for issues like water or electrical. If the power is going to be down for a while and they request notification Bates County Sheriff’s Office will send out that information. Same if there is an issue with water service. The Mayor, Board and Sheriff want to keep you safe and informed and have pledged to continue to work together to achieve those goals.

To sign up, click the following link and follow steps.

Text Caster

City Hall   417-395-2223
Police – 417-395-2221
Emergency – 417-395-2222

Electric or Water Outage Report – 417-395-4211 or City Hall

If you would like to sign up for free police/fire/storm alerts you can visit or text “rhfire” or “64779” to 888777.images