FREQUENTLY asked questions

Here is a list of our most frequently asked questions. If you don't find an answer here feel free to contact us.

1. Can I operate a golf cart or other alternate vehicle on Park Hills streets?
Click here to learn about alternate vehicle operation on city streets.
2. Does the city crew collect bulk trash?
City crews will collect bulk trash by city wards. To sign up for this service, bring $7.50 to city hall during the first week of the month corresponding  to  your ward (Jan. for Ward 1, Feb. for Ward 2, etc.) with your address and read the list of items allowed in the bulk trash collection.
3. Does the Parks and Recreation Department charge to reserve a pavillion?
No charge applies to use a park pavilion, but the city recommends that residents call city hall for reservations.
4. How may I volunteer to help in my community?

The senior nutrition center needs volunteers to deliver local meals on wheels. Your help would be appreciated by the recipients and others. Call 431-4974 to sign up.

City boards and commissions need volunteers to serve as members, Call City Hall for details and sign-up deadlines.

The Park Hills Fire Department accepts applications for volunteer firefighters at City Hall.

HospiceCare, a local non-profit program, trains volunteers for other services. Call 431-0162

5. How much does a burning permit cost?
The city requires permits for burning from April 16 through October 14. Burning permits are free.
6. How will the holiday affect my recycling and trash collection?
Holiday trash collection occurs the day after the holiday except for Friday holidays. Friday holiday trash collection occurs the day before the holiday on Thursday. The most common, Monday holiday trash pick-up, occurs on Tuesday after the Monday holiday. Recycling collection resumes regular pick-up the week after a holiday.
7. What are the phone numbers for other local government offices?
8. What kind of recycling is available in Park Hills?
The city collects recycling weekly at your curb. Service details can be viewed here.
9. Where can I find local child care?
Child care providers are listed here. The state of Missouri offers guidance to finding local child care.

Park Hills

Park Hills, Missouri is nestled in the St. Francois range of the Ozark Mountains along the Mississippi River Valley. The city boasts historic antebellum roots from the early lead mining industry, recreational activities, including the ATV area at St. Joe State Park, great family parks and a city pool, a downtown with diverse architecture, and several surrounding wineries. Park Hills: mining the past, growing the future.


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Park Hills, MO 63601

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