Municipal Services

The Olivette community receives municipal-type services from a number of local governments and private firms. As a medium-sized city in a large metropolitan region, some of the services citizens receive also come from regional bodies. The list below describes who delivers municipal-type services in Olivette.

Police Department

  • Patrol, traffic control, investigation, crime prevention
  • Traffic

Fire Department

  • Fire Protection
  • Paramedic support

Department of Planning and Community Development

  • Building permits and inspections
  • Property maintenance inspections
  • Planning and land use regulations
  • Electrical, plumbing, and mechanical permits are contracted with St. Louis County

Department of Public Works

  • Maintenance of local public streets
  • Street and sidewalk maintenance

Parks and Recreation Department

  • Parks and recreation


  • Old Bonhomme School (Ladue), Logos School, Immanuel Lutheran, and Epstein Hebrew Academy

Leaf Vacuuming Service

Natural Gas

  • Laclede Gas - (314) 621-6960 emergency services (314) 342-0800

Sanitary Sewers, Waste Water Treatment and Storm Water Control

Waste Haulers

Water Service

Electric Service

Street Lighting Services

  • (Under city contract)