City Hall Access Limited to Appointment Only. Community Center Closed. Board & Commission Meetings Postponed. 

In an effort to protect the public and City employees, city hall is accessible by appointment only during regular business hours. Board & Commission Meetings and Municipal Court have been postponed until further notice. Kirkwood Electric & Kirkwood Water will not be doing shut-offs, and late fees for utility payments will be waived. The Community Center (including the ice rink) and Kirkwood Train Station are closed until further notice. Amtrak service has not been suspended. 

Please call police dispatch at 314-822-5858 for general inquiries or for further assistance.  Other inquiries can be made by emailing

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The Engineering Division manages and inspects the City's right-of-way and capital improvement projects for sidewalks, roads, and bridges. We support the Building Commissioner's Office and Planning & Zoning Commission with plan review and inspections of public improvements for private developments.

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Note: All inspections must be scheduled a minimum of 24 hours in advance.  Call (314) 822-5822 to schedule an inspection.

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MoDOT Maintained Routes

  • Kirkwood Road, (Kirkwood North City limits to Swan Avenue)
  • Kirkwood Road, (Interstate 44 to the BNSF Railroad)
  • Manchester Road
  • Cragwold Road

Concerns and questions related to the above routes can be reported directly to MoDOT at 888-ASK-MODOT

St. Louis County Maintained Routes

  • Adams Avenue
  • N. Ballas Road, (Adams Avenue to Kirkwood City limits)
  • Big Bend Road
  • Marshall Road

Concerns and questions related to the above routes can be reported directly to the St. Louis County Department of Transportation at 314-615-8535

Utility Locates on My Property

One day you may come home to find colored flags and paint near your property. This means someone has contacted Missouri One-Call to mark utilities for an excavation or survey. The City does not manage these requests and often does not have information regarding the proposed work. Residents can perform a ticket search to research who or what entity has requested the utility locate in your area.

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