THE MISSOURI CITIES PROJECT INITIATIVE
Owensville's Ordinance # 71 was signed on January 7, 1924 - but it references the original Ordinance # 27 which was signed on June 2, 1915. So, Owensville's first license plate was likely issued in 1916. The search for Ordinance # 27 continues ! CLICK ON THE BLUE BUTTON ABOVE TO SEE THE ORDINANCE.
Warrensburg's Ordinance # 51 was signed on November 6, 1923 and went into effect January 1, 1924. Warrensburg's Ordinance says that the place should be displayed on the left hand side of the motor vehicle but does not specify on the front or back ! CLICK ON THE BLUE BUTTON ABOVE TO SEE THE ORDINANCE.
Joplin's Ordinance # 5797 was signed November 16, 1915 and went into effect January 1, 1916. It is interesting to note that Joplin mentions "electric propelled pleasure vehicles" in its Ordinance ! CLICK ON THE BLUE BUTTON ABOVE TO SEE THE ORDINANCE.