Ladue Public Works Department

Ladue Public Works Department

Frequently Asked Questions

Brush and Leaf Collection Questions:

Question:

When will my brush be collected?

Answer:

Click here for the brush collection schedule

Question:

When will my leaves be collected?

Answer:

Click here for the leaf collection schedule

Question:

What leaf section is my home located in?

Answer:

Click here for the leaf section map

Question:

What brush zone is my home located in?

Answer:

Click here for the brush zone map

Question:

How many loads of brush will the City pick-up per household?

Answer:

The City will collect two truckloads per household per month

Question:

Will the City pick up my sweet gum balls?

Answer:

No, sweet gum balls cannot be processed into mulch and therefore cannot be collected.

Question:

Does the City collect yard waste bags?

Answer:

No, the brush that is collected is placed into stockpiles then processed with machinery into mulch.  Yard waste bags would contaminate the mulch and are prohibited.

Question:

Where should I place my brush and leaves?

Answer:

Along the frontage of your property, no closer than ten feet from property lines.  If your property fronts on a public and a private street, materials must be placed on the private road.  Brush and leaves should not be placed entirely on the pavement as to not block traffic. Within three feet of pavement

Question:

What is the largest diameter brush that will be collected by the City?

Answer:

The City will collect brush and small trees up to 10 inches in diameter, in lengths no longer than 10 feet.

Question:

Does the City collect Christmas trees after the Holidays?

Answer:

The City collects Christmas trees during the month of January.  The trees should be placed curbside.  It is not necessary to call the Public Works Department to request a pick-up as collection will be Citywide as weather permits.

Mulch Questions:

Question:

What types of mulch are available and during what seasons?

Answer:

Wood chip mulch is available at various times throughout the year; please call the Public Works office for availability (314) 993-5665.  Leaf mulch is typically ready in February with the stockpile depleted in April.

Question:

What is the cost of mulch?

Answer:

The material itself is free.  To pick-up mulch, please call (314) 993-5665 during normal business hours of Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm so that an operator is dispatched to the site to load the truck or trailer.  To have mulch delivered, call (314) 993-5665 and you will be called by a driver who works after normal business hours.  A full load (6 – 7 cubic yards) is $60 and a half-load (3 – 4 cubic yards) is $30.

Roadway & Right-of-way Questions:

Question:

Who should I call to report potholes or other issues with pavement on public roadways?

Answer:

Call the Public Works Department at (314) 993-5665 and we will perform a field inspection then address the pothole.

Question:

Who should I call to report a downed tree or limb on public roadways?

Answer:

Call the Public Works Department at (314) 993-5665 during normal working hours: Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 4:00 pm.  To report a problem after hours, please call the City of Ladue Police Dispatch at (314) 993-1214

Question:

Will the City collect dead animals on the roadway?

Answer:

The Public Works Department will collect dead animals on all public roadways.

Question:

Who should I call during a snow storm when the public roadways are still snow-packed?

Answer:

The Public Works Department will work around the clock to clear the public roadways within Ladue.  If the roadway is not cleared within 24 hours after the end of precipitation, please call (314) 993-5665 to report your concerns.

Storm Water Funding Application

Program Eligibility and Information

 (hard copies can be found at the Public Works Office)

 Storm Water Needs Assessment and website 

The City's has hired an engineering firm, HR Green, to perform a citywide storm water needs assessment.  In order to collect data from the residents of the community, they have created a user-friendly website.   Residents are encouraged to input their storm water concerns directly into the website.  This information, along with input collected at public meetings,  will be compiled into a map and report of the storm water problem areas.  

 

Click below to report storm water complaints or issues.  Create a username and password, then go to the 'Get Involved' tab to get started: http://www.hlplanning.com/portals/ladue

Project contacts:

Corrected Project email address:    laduestormwater@hrgreen.com 

Project phone number: 636-812-4222

Storm Water Management Program - Report of Finding

 

 

 

 

 

Storm Water Funding Application

Program Eligibility and Information

DID YOU KNOW?

Do you have questions or want to know more about the Public Works Department? Click the links below:

CONTACT

Ladue Department of Public Works
9345 Clayton Rd
Ladue, MO 63124

(314) 993-5665
alamitola@cityofladue-mo.gov

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Upcoming Events

February 22
Records Control Committee
3:40 PM
9345 Clayton Road
February 22
Zoning and Planning Meeting
4:00 PM
9345 Clayton Road
February 23
Architectural Review Board Meeting has been cancelled
8:45 AM
9345 Clayton Road
March 6
Zoning Board of Adjustment
4:00 PM
9345 Clayton Road
March 27
City Council Meeting
4:00 PM
9345 Clayton Road
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