COVID-19 City Cancellations

Updated as of 5/28/20, 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.

  • All facility rentals, including Pavilions & fields, occurring through May 31st
  • All L.O.A.P. (Lafayette Older Adults Program) events and outings through May 31st
  • 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.
  • Snores and S’mores campout - Rescheduled to July 24th
  • Mirage summer concert - June 5th
  • Woven Worx art exhibit - June 12th
  • Community Band concert - June 14th
  • Night Waves - June 18th
  • Luau at the Pool - June 20th
  • Fourth of July Celebration fireworks - July 4th
  • Butchwax and the Hollywoods concert - July 4th
  • 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
  • Spring Pickleball session
  • Spring Golf session
  • Spring Tennis session
  • Spring T-Ball session
  • Mah Jongg programming through the summer
  • Bridge programming through the summer
  • Senior Painting through the summer

Cancelled Police Department Events

  • Clean-Up for Special Olympics - May 28th (Postponed but will be rescheduled)

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.

If you are currently scheduled for court on Tuesday, May 27th, Wednesday, June 3rd or Wednesday, June 17th, your court dates are being continued to a later date to be determined.  A notice will be mailed to you with your new court date and time.

City Facilities

City Hall - Manchester City Hall closed to the public on Tuesday, March 24th. These closures will remain in effect until further notice.
The City will continue to conduct business and offer its core services while buildings are closed to the public. You may reach us by phone at 636-227-1385.  

Parks - Following similar action by St. Louis County, all Manchester playgrounds are closed until May 4th. Our parks, trails, & fields will remain open. Access to the main Parks building will be closed to visitors as of Monday, March 23, as a preventive measure.

Public Works - Access to the main Public Works building will be closed to visitors as of Monday, March 23,  as a preventive measure.

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.

If you are currently scheduled for court on Tuesday, May 27th, Wednesday, June 3rd or Wednesday, June 17th, your court dates are being continued to a later date to be determined.  A notice will be mailed to you with your new court date and time.

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)