Municipal Court Update

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all regularly scheduled municipal court dockets for the City of Eureka are hereby POSTPONED. New court date notices are being mailed.  (If you have recently changed your address, please notify this Court by calling 636-549-1828.)

While no entry into the municipal division is permitted], this Court can assist you with the following:

  1. addressing warrants and bonds issued from this Court;
  2. providing information about cases on the municipal dockets; and
  3. making payments (for fines and court costs) to the municipal court.

Please call 636-549-1828, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, for the above information.  At all other times, when calling about warrants/bonds, please call the Eureka Police Department.

The following persons shall not enter a municipal courthouse:

– Persons who have traveled to any foreign country within the last 14 days;
– Persons who have traveled to states designated as “restricted” by the St. Louis County Department of Health, within the past 14 days. (For a current listing, see the St. Louis County Website:  Then click the “Update Travel List” button under “Areas of Community Transmission” on the right-hand side of the page.);
– Persons who reside or have had close contact with someone who has traveled to any foreign country or restricted area in the U.S. within the last 14 days;
– Persons who have been asked to self-quarantine by any doctor, hospital or health agency;
– Persons who have been diagnosed with, or have had contact with, anyone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19; and
– Persons with unexplained fever, cough or shortness of breath.

We appreciate your patience and cooperation during this time.

Utility Payments

You can now set up your utility payment without coming to City Hall.

Find out more here:


Important Permit Information as part of City’s COVID-19 Response

All residential interior inspections will not be performed until further notice.  This includes water heaters, basement finishes and interior remodels. City permit expiration dates will extended and the inspection will be performed as soon as public health mandates and guidelines dictate that it is safe and responsible to do so.

City of Eureka COVID-19 Response

To minimize the risk of COVID-19 exposure, for a period of time to be determined, all City facilities with the exception of the Police Department and Municipal Court will be closed to the general public (these two offices have physical barriers). City staff will be present at all facilities to provide essential services, and can be contacted by phone and email. We appreciate your patience and understanding, particularly as we make adjustments for some functions which have historically required a physical presence at a City facility. If you wish to hand-deliver a utility payment, you may use the Utility Bill Payment Dropbox located where City Hall Drive meets the parking lot.

City Meeting Cancellations

The March 25, 2020 Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting has been cancelled.  The next meeting is scheduled for April 15, 2020. The April 14, 2020 Park Board Meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for May 12, 2020.

Restaurant Links to Menus and Websites

This is fluid, but the City wanted to get everything in a one place.  Please check back and support local.  These places are going to need all of us if they are going to survive.

Restaurant Flyer 3.20.2020

Updated Business hours:
Walmart:  6:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Schnucks:  6:00 a.m. -10:00 p.m.
St. John’s Florist: FREE delivery. Hours will be as follows: M-F 9 am to 4pm, Sat 9 am to 2 pm, Sun – Closed

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public

Stay aware of the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak, available on the WHO (World Health Organization) website and through your national and local public health authority. COVID-19 is still affecting mostly people in China with some outbreaks in other countries. Most people who become infected experience mild illness and recover, but it can be more severe for others. Take care of your health and protect others by doing the following:

Some other good websites to get accurate information regarding the Coronavirus Disease are:



New Link to Elected Officials Social Media

Click here to access all the social media pages held by your elected officials.

*Please note this page is ran by your elected Ward 3 Alderman not the City of Eureka.


Inspection Requests

Contractors can now request inspections electronically.  The link can be found on our building department page or click here.  Please note, you will need your permit number to request an inspection.  Thank you.

Door-to-door Solicitation

Please note that door-to-door solicitation, including distribution of printed material is prohibited with the exception of Eureka-based civic, fraternal, charitable and religious organizations.  Political related activities are also allowed.  If you encounter any issues with someone engaged in prohibited solicitation activities, please contact the Police Department at 938-6600.

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