Are you thinking about retirement? Maybe you're looking for a place to raise your family away from the rat race. Someplace with old-fashioned values yet poised and ready in the 21st century. Warsaw just may be the place you're looking for! With a growing population, Warsaw has the best of small town living and yet it is blessed with all the modern amenities needed to sustain a good quality of life. Warsaw offers a highly accredited school system along with various church affiliations and adequate medical facilities. Our community is proud of the Warsaw Airport with its 3,500-foot runway located north of the city just off 65 Highway. We are also excited about the state-of-the-art Lost Valley Fish Hatchery located just north of town and operated by the Missouri Department of Conservation. Warsaw is also the home to several industries located throughout the city and in our industrial park and we are aggressively seeking more. The industrial park has ready access to both I-70, 50 miles north, and I-44, 80 miles south via U.S. Highway 65. Think of living and working in a place that provides a vacation atmosphere year round? You are only minutes away from the Lake of the Ozarks or Truman Lake, each providing swimming, boating and fishing pleasures. Come visit Warsaw and stay for a lifetime!
Visitors to downtown Warsaw can easily see the wealth of history along the riverfront. Antique and unique shops throughout the Downtown / Main Street area invite shoppers inside, to discover bargains and collectibles, reminiscent of Warsaw's historic past. In 1999, Warsaw was the Missouri Main Street State Award winner for facade restoration. In 2001, the City of Warsaw started a major infrastructure improvement project in the downtown that replaced watermains and sidewalks, and added special landscaping. This project also installed replicate early street lighting that is nearly identical to the original lights in early 1900 Warsaw. The project won the State of Missouri 2002 Excellence in Redevelopment Award for Public Improvements.
Dining, shopping and fascinating site-seeing opportunities are all conveniently located in downtown Warsaw, where they've always been… along the banks of the Osage River.