COVID-19 City Cancellations

Updated as of 7/6/20, 9:30 AM


Parks, Recreation, & Arts

On May 4, the City of Manchester Board of Alderman voted on a number of closures and cancellations in the City’s planned summer programming. Please click here for the full Press Release.

  • The Manchester Aquatic Center will not open May 23rd
    • The closure of the Aquatic Center means the cancellation of all swim lessons, swim team meets, Friday night family swims, tot time, channel walking, and aqua aerobics classes.
  • Manchester Community Band concert - July 12th
  • Dive & Jive and Toy Story 4 showing - July 24th
  • Tons of Trucks - July 30th
  • P.O.P. at the Pool - August 1st
  • Trilogy summer concert - August 7th
  • ArtsFest & Community Band concert - August 9th
  • Family Movie Night in the Park: Star Wars movie showing - August 21st
  • Homecoming Festival - September 11th, 12th, & 13th
  • Fall Concert - September 20th

Municipal Court

In the interest of public health and safety, the Manchester Municipal Court has suspended all in-person court proceedings until further Order of the Court.

Effective Monday, March 23rd and until further notice, the Municipal Court window will be closed to the public in an attempt to minimize the risk to the public, as well as our employees. The Court Office will not be accepting physical documentation or payments in-person at its office. If you need to pay a fine, please visit our online payment portal at www.courts.mo.gov. For all other court-related issues, please contact our court office at 636-207-2832 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday.

Beginning with the June 23, 2020 court date, the Manchester Municipal Court will be holding court sessions via Zoom Video Conferencing. A letter is being sent to all defendants with further instructions. If the address on your ticket is not current, please contact the court at 636-207-2832 to update your information.

City Facilities

City Hall - Manchester City Hall reopened to the public on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. You may reach City staff by phone at 636-227-1385.  

Parks - Following similar action by St. Louis County, all Manchester playgrounds are closed until further notice. Our parks, trails, & fields will remain open. Access to the main Parks building reopened on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. 

Public Works - Access to the main Public Works building reopened on Tuesday, May 26, 2020.

Police Department - Building is closed for public tours.  No public fingerprinting (pre-employment, background checks, etc.) will be done until the building is fully open.

Municipal Court - In the interest of public health and safety, the Manchester Municipal Court has suspended all in-person court proceedings until further Order of the Court.

Effective Monday, March 23rd and until further notice, the Municipal Court window will be closed to the public in an attempt to minimize the risk to the public, as well as our employees. The Court Office will not be accepting physical documentation or payments in-person at its office. If you need to pay a fine, please visit our online payment portal at www.courts.mo.gov. For all other court-related issues, please contact our court office at 636-207-2832 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday.

Beginning with the June 23, 2020 court date, the Manchester Municipal Court will be holding court sessions via Zoom Video Conferencing. A letter is being sent to all defendants with further instructions. If the address on your ticket is not current, please contact the court at 636-207-2832 to update your information.

Permit Review

Applications that include plans up to 11” x 17” or smaller may be submitted electronically to cmullins@manchestermo.gov, by mail, or by the City’s drop box located next to the front door at City Hall. Applications submitted electronically will receive approval electronically and applicant will be responsible for printing 4 copies to submit to St. Louis County.

Applications that include plans that are larger than 11” x 17” will need to be submitted and returned by mail or in-person by appointment. All plans returned by mail will need to include a pre-paid self-addressed envelope.

Occupancy Inspections

Commercial Occupancy inspections will be consistent with St. Louis County’s current policies and/or any changes implemented and should be scheduled thru St. Louis County after receiving zoning approval from the City.

Applications may be submitted electronically to cmullins@manchestermo.gov, by mail, in-person or via the City’s drop box located next to the front door at City Hall. Associated fees can be paid by credit card over the phone, mailed check, check submitted via the City’s drop box.

Code Enforcement

Code Enforcement will continue to conduct exterior Property Maintenance inspections but will only conduct interior inspections for emergency situations. Abatement periods for Property Maintenance Violations may be circumstantially extended. The City will work with residents as much as possible, but it is important that we continue to keep Manchester a great place to live, work, and play through these challenging times.

Resources

St. Louis County | COVID-19 & Coronavirus

CDC | Coronavirus (COVID-19)