Ladue Public Works Department

Ladue Public Works Department

Beautification and Municipal Parks

The City of Ladue Staff, with support of the Beautification, Open Space and Tree Advisory Committee oversee the implementation and maintenance of City owned green space, right-of-ways and municipal campus as well as other special projects and programs such as Tree City USA standing, park and greenspace planning, annual Arbor Day and many other exciting initiatives. Check back frequently for helpful links, information and upcoming events!



Honey Suckle Hack 2023-

A big thank you to all the volunteers for this years Honeysuckle Hack at Deer Creek Preserve. This was our largest group of volunteers yet! Click image below for full photo collage!

Arbor Day 2023!

Arbor Day Photo Contest!  As part of this year's Arbor Day the City of Ladue asked residents to submit photos of their favorite Ladue tree. Attached is a compilation of the photographs received. A big thank you to those residents that submitted! Our staff favorite was submitted by Ms. Margie Hensley on Sunnymeade!   
Click to view----->  Photo Contest 2023





Missouri Botanical Garden - Plant Finder: Look up, view photos and read about over 7,500 plants by scientific name, common name and/or selected plant characteristic.

Grow Nativeis the native plant marketing and education program of the Missouri Prairie Foundation. Grow Native! helps protect and restore biodiversity by increasing conservation awareness of native plants and their effective use in urban, suburban, and rural developed landscapes.

Pollinator Partnership - Pollinator Partnership’s mission is to promote the health of pollinators, critical to food and ecosystems, through conservation, education, and research.



Previous Events: 



Stream Team 6240- Clean Deer Creek Ladue  is a community formed group with several honeysuckle removal and planting opportunities. To view events and sign up or to reach out to the event coordinator, follow the links below.


  • Honeysuckle Hack -   Event Collage 2022
  • Honeysuckle Hack, November 2021 and the future Deer Creek Preserve    Photo Collage
  • June 5, 2021: A Community Family-Friendly Event: Ladue's Deer Creek Clean Up at Ladue High School -   Event Page
  • 2021 Arbor Day- April 24th 9am to 11pm at Rodes Park and Ladue Public Works:PHOTO COLLAGE
  • Community Honeysuckle Hack at Edie's Mulch Site 2020 -Event photo collage!
  • 2020/2021 TRIM Grant recipient. A portion of the funding for the removal (9 trees, 48 stumps) and trimming (114) of trees on City properties and ROW's was made available through the Missouri Department of Conservation's Tree Resource Improvement and Maintenance (TRIM) program.
  • Arbor Day 2020 
  • Community Honeysuckle Hack at Edie's Mulch Site 2019 - Event photo collage!
  • Arbor Day 2019 - Photo Collage
  • Community Honeysuckle Hack at Rodes Park 2018 - Event Photo Collage!




Storm Water Funding Application

Program Eligibility and Information


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


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

(314) 993-5665
[email protected]

[email protected]

Upcoming Events

March 5
Zoning Board of Adjustment
4:00 PM
March 6
Municipal Court
4:30 PM
9345 Clayton Road
March 7
Architectural Review Board
8:30 AM
March 11
Board of Fire & Police Commissioners Meeting
4:00 PM
March 14
Beautification, Open Space and Tree Advisory Committee (BOSTA)
7:30 AM
9345 Clayton Road, Police Department Conference Room
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