Coronavirus (COVID-19) Community Updates

COVID-19 Community Updates

City of Brentwood Updates Related to COVID-19

Updated 10.14.2020 at 2:30 pm

Brentwood City Hall is open to the public by appointment only. Please call 314.962.4800 to make an appointment. See "Restrictions to Visiting City Facilities" below for guidelines for visitors to City Hall.


We ask Brentwood residents and community members to help us minimize unnecessary public contact during this public health crisis. Please contact the City by phone (314.962.4800) or online through the “Report a Concern” button on the home page of the City’s website, Staff members will respond to phone messages and online requests as quickly as possible.

The City of Brentwood continues to follow guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), St. Louis County Department of Public Health, and other state and federal authorities to protect the well-being of the public and our employees.

We’ll continue to regularly adjust these measures and update this information as necessary.


Brentwood City Hall is open to the public by appointment only. Please call 314.962.4800 to make an appointment.

Visitors who need to drop off items for Planning & Development or other departments may place the items in the designated bin inside the main entrance to City Hall (the entrance that faces Brentwood Boulevard).

  • Entry by members of the public into City Hall is by appointment only.
  • Any member of the public requesting entry to City Hall must fill out the St. Louis County Public Health information sheet and have their temperature taken. 
  • Anyone symptomatic (per the Public Health form) or with a temperature equal to or greater than 100.4 F (38 C) will be denied entry into City Hall.
  • Anyone granted entry into City Hall will be required to wear a mask and will be offered gloves and asked to use hand sanitizer.
  • Anyone refusing to adhere to these guidelines will be asked to leave and referred to the Brentwood Police Department.
  • Public restroom usage at City Hall is at the user’s own risk.


We are suspending in-person Coffee with the Mayor events until further notice and hosting these via Zoom videoconference. Please check the calendar listings on the website home page for Virtual Coffee with the Mayor.

Brentwood elected officials and City staff continue to review plans for Board of Aldermen meetings, committee meetings and other public meetings. Meetings will be held via Zoom videoconference until further notice. Zoom access information is included in the meeting agendas posted on the City’s website and also can be found in the calendar listings on the City website. 

Visit the calendar on the City’s website home page for updates.


Brentwood Fire Department is open to the public by appointment only. Please call 314.963.8612 to make an appointment. See "Restrictions to Visiting City Facilities" above for guidelines for visitors.

The Brentwood Fire Department is suspending the following daily practices until further notice, to ensure the safety of our community as well as ensure the continuity of emergency response personnel:

  • Building inspections and pre-planning
  • Fire station tours
  • Community use of the fire station
  • Fire Department participation in community activities at the station or in the community
  • CPR and First Aid classes
  • Car seat installations
  • Smoke detector inspections or battery changes

The Fire Department is following mandates issued by the St. Louis County Executive and best practices from St. Louis County Office of Emergency Management and the Department of Health. Daily updates from these sources help the department develop plans for continuity of service.

If you think you are having a medical emergency, please call 911. The dispatcher will ask you questions about recent travel and your medical history as they gather accurate information to help first responders determine the proper level of care and personal protective equipment needed.

Please direct any non-emergency questions to the Fire Department, 314.963.8612.


Additional information:

Please direct any questions to or 314.963.8689.


Please direct any general questions to Planning & Development, 314.963.8602.


The Brentwood Police Department is suspending participating in community service and community education events and programs until further notice. All other police operations devoted to public safety continue.

The police department is fully staffed and diligently patrolling the city, including all streets and neighborhoods and all Brentwood parks.

The department is in constant contact with St. Louis County health officials, the State Emergency Management Agency and the Governor’s Office, to stay well informed on the latest developments of this pandemic and best practices as they evolve. Additionally, St. Louis area police departments have entered an agreement that assures continuity of police services in the event officers are forced into treatment or isolation.

In an emergency, please call 911 as always. In a non-emergency situation that may require a police officer, please call the non-emergency number, 314.644.7100.


As of September 25, 2020, medication disposal services at the Brentwood Police Department have resumed. Deposit acceptable items directly into the medication disposal drop box located inside the Police Department lobby. Medication drop-off hours are 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday.

Medication Disposal Drop Box - Accepted and Not Accepted Items (PDF)
See instructions for disposing unwanted medicines at home (PDF)


  • To request a copy of a police report, call the Records Clerk at 314.963.8691. Reports will be processed when they become available.
  • Reports may be sent via email or mail and will include an invoice for $6 for non-Brentwood residents. Payment by check or money order (payable to City of Brentwood) will be due upon receipt.
  • We are not accepting in-person requests until further notice.


  • The Public Works Department continues to provide its core services: trash, recycling and yard waste collections; weekly household bulk item collections per Ward; recycling receptacle deliveries; sign and roadway maintenance services as well as weekly household collections per ward; municipal building and fleet maintenance; and assistance with qualified Sewer Lateral Program tasks.
  • Please continue to report any missed sanitation collections, street light outages, roadway repair inquiries and other issues online through the “Report a Concern” button on the home page of the City’s website,


Brentwood City Hall and the Violations Bureau office are open to the public by appointment only. Please call 314.962.4800 to make an appointment. See "Restrictions to Visiting City Facilities" above for guidelines for visitors to City Hall. 

Current scheduled in-person court dockets of 6:00 pm through December 14, 2020, have been cancelled and are being rescheduled to virtual Zoom court dockets. A new court date summons will be mailed to the address we have on file. Please call the Court office with any questions, 963.8623 or email 

For warrant and bond information after hours, please call the Brentwood Police Department, 314.645.3000. If you are an attorney, all court filings are being accepted by e-filing, mail, or fax. If you are an attorney and requesting a warrant recall for your client, please file accordingly but also email the court administrator at for prompt attention to your request. Please visit our web pages for the latest court updates. 

If your address is not up to date with the Court, please call or email the court as soon as possible.

Payment of fines and costs are still being accepted online or by mail. To pay by phone, please leave a message and staff will return your call as soon as possible.


The library is currently offering curbside service only between 12 pm and 6 pm, Monday through Friday and Saturday between 9 am and 1 pm. Staff can copy, fax, and print your documents for free. Call 314.963.8630 or text 314.252.0616 when you arrive. Visit the library website at for more information on services. 


St. Louis County Department of Public Health 2019 Novel Coronavirus Order Requiring Members of the Public and Employees to Wear Face Coverings

St. Louis County Department of Public Health 2019 Novel Coronavirus Business and Individual Guidelines for Social Distancing and Re-Opening

Message from Mayor Dimmitt - April 9, 2020

To stay up to date on the local response to COVID-19, please visit

St. Louis County Stay-at-Home Order Information

St. Louis County List of Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

City of Brentwood COVID-19 Resources Web Page