Doing Business With The City of Florissant Remotely (updated Nov 16, 2020)

City of Florissant COVID-19 Updates and Doing Business Remotely

UPDATE NOVEMBER 16, 2020

As announced by County Executive Dr. Page on Friday, November 13, 2020, COVID-19 cases have been surging in St. Louis County over the past couple of weeks, just as they have around the country. In response to the increase in community transmission and the strain on our healthcare system, new public health orders have been announced and will go into effect at on Tuesday, November 17th.

We will continue to work through this pandemic situation and will continue to provide the best services to our residents in a safe and efficient manner. Thank you again for all of your cooperation and patience. The City of Florissant is here to support you throughout these difficult times and will be doing everything possible to ensure the health and safety of our community. Information remains fluid and does change daily so please stay updated by visiting our website and all of our social media outlets that are mention in the media section of this message. Below is a timeline of COVID-19 as it relates to the St. Louis County and Florissant area. We will be updating this page as more information becomes available.

RESTRICTIONS TO VISITING CITY FACILITIES

All City buildings will remain open to the public and the wearing of masks will still be required, temperatures will be taken upon entering a city facility and social distancing guidelines will be enforced.

HOW TO CONTACT THE CITY

We are asking Florissant residents and community members to help us minimize unnecessary public contact during this public health crisis. Please contact the City by phone (314) 921-5700 or online through the “Action Center” button on the home page of the City’s website at www.florissantmo.com. Staff members will respond to phone messages and online requests as quickly as possible.

Permits, plans and related application forms for the Departments of Community Development, Public Works and City Clerk’s Office may be dropped off in a drop box that will be inside the rear lobby at City Hall. For more information, call (314) 921-5700. We ask that if you need to make a payment to mail in your check to: Florissant City Hall, 955 rue St. Francois Street, Florissant MO 63031 and make it attention to the appropriate department to be processed properly.


HOW TO OBTAIN ON-LINE FORMS FOR THE FOLLOWING DEPARTMENTS:

Public Works Department:

Online at Florissantmo.com. Please follow the link on the main web page “Public Works Permit Applications”. It is on the right-hand side of the page under Happening Now. Please read the document ”What you need to know about submitting Public Works permit applications”. Any questions can be directed to the Public Works Department at 314-839-7648.

Community Development:

Please call 314-839-7680 for direct phone assistance or any information regarding programs & service.

City Clerk’s Department:

City Council meetings are posted on the website, Facebook and in the lobby at City Hall.  If meetings are held virtually, the meeting invitation will be posted the day of the meeting. For any questions concerning Council meetings or agenda items, please contact the City Clerk at kgoodwin@florissantmo.com or 314-839-7630.   

Public Works Department:

  • City Hall will reopen on September 14, 2020 and there will be guidelines in place in public works.

  • Check in with the Park Ranger. Temperatures will be taken upon entry and masks are required along with social distancing rules. Admittance will be limited to the public works department. The Park Ranger will contact you for admittance as space allows.

  • Applications may be dropped off as above or submitted via email at publicworks@florissantmo.com. We now have the ability to accept credit/ debit cards over the phone. Public Works Department at 314-839-7648.
  • Here is what is required to register a dog or cat in Florissant
    1. Proof of CURRENT rabies shot (MUST provide paperwork, not a picture of the tag)
    2. Breed of dog/cat and notated if animal is spayed or neutered
    3. Color of said animal
    4. If animal is a Pit Bull current rabies and proof of spay/neuter is mandatory
    5. Owners name, current address and current phone number
  • City tags can be obtained via fax 314-839-7656, mail to #1 St Ferdinand Park Dr or email to kfoskett@florissantmo.com or kschmidt@florissantmo.com.
  • Residents can fax, mail or email said documents to Karen kschmidt@florissantmo.com or Kelly kfoskett@florissantmo.com. Fax number 314-839-7656.

    Parks Department:

    • The James J Eagan and JFK Centers are currently open and are allowing only 25% capacity in any space. These numbers will be increased as St. Louis County allows increases.
    • Temperature will be taken upon arrival and mask are required along with social distancing rules.  Guest are asked to bring their own filled water bottles due to the fact water fountains will remain closed until further notice.
    • All building rentals are limited to the 25% of the room capacity.
    • Class sizes will be limited to 10 people per class.
    • All park users are encouraged to continue with social distancing practices.

    Senior Office:

    • The Senior Center will continue to operate. If you have questions or if you need assistance during this time, please call the Senior Office at 314-839-7604.
    • Our Florissant Bus Transportation will continue to run allowing seniors to go to the grocery store, doctor appointments and dialysis appointments.
    • All Senior Citizen Trips have been cancelled for 2020.
    • The 2020 Senior New Year’s Eve party has been cancelled.
    • When gatherings are permitted in the community, all guidelines recommended by the CDC at the time of the scheduled event, will be followed including social distancing, masks, etc. For all updates on the Friday Lunch Program, Club Meetings, parties, dances and other events, call the Senior Office at 839-7605.  
    • All in person Oasis Classes held at the Senior Center are cancelled until further notice.
    • The City of Florissant AARP Tax Program has been cancelled for 2020.

    Florissant Golf Club:

    The Florissant Golf Club remains open. In addition to the previously mentioned restrictions and sanitization procedures, we will be implementing the following to comply with social distancing requirements in the St. Louis County executive order:

    • All golfers must maintain a distance of 6ft between themselves and others at all times.
    • All golfers must either ride one/two people per cart or choose to walk the course. All golfers will be asked to sanitize their carts before and after use.
    • The Pro Shop will be open with a limit of 2 people at a time.  The clubhouse will be open for restroom use only.  Golfers are encouraged to continue to sign up for tee times on line at www.florissantgolfclub.com

    • Everyone must wear a mask.

    Finance Department:

    Solicitors License:  CKeisker@Florissantmo.com or 314-839-7613.

    Returned checks:  CKeisker@Florissantmo.com or 314-839-7613.

      Economic Development:

      If your business has been affected by COVID-19, please review the available resources on our Florissant Economic Development Webpage.

      Here is the link:

      https://www.florissantmo.com/growinflo

      Human Resources:

      Interested applicants may view and apply for our current job opportunities on our website:

      https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/All/aafd5494-f4e8-43d1-b75b-be2c0f938bcd/City-of-Florissant

      Municipal Court

      Can be reached at 314-921-3322

      • View Court page
      • The Court Lobby will remain the public
      • All court sessions are being held via WebEx for more information call 314-921-3322.

      www.ipaycourt.net for violations filed with the court PRIOR to 11-1-19

      www.courts.mo.gov/casenet for all other violations

      Theatre:

      Theater ticket refund information can be found at www.florissantmo.com/theater or by calling 314-921-5678

      Media Department: 

      There are many ways the City of Florissant’s Media department communicates with the citizens:

      Facebook Pages:

      City of Florissant Main Page:  https://www.facebook.com/Florissant.mo.us  @Florissant.mo.us

                      Police : https://www.facebook.com/florissantpd/   @florissantpd

                      Parks & Recreation: https://www.facebook.com/Florissantparkrec/   @Florissantparkrec

                      Theatre: https://www.facebook.com/FCCTheatre/     @FCCTheatre

                      Senior Citizens: https://www.facebook.com/Florissant-Senior-Citizen-Page-1613213385491275/  @florissantseniors

                      Police Explorers: https://www.facebook.com/FPDexplorers/   @FPDexplorers

      Instagram:

                      https://www.instagram.com/florissantmedia/

      TV:

      Charter/Spectrum TV: Channel 992

      ATT Uverse: Channel 99

      Watch our TV Station Online:

                      http://tv.florissantmo.com/Cablecast/Public/main.aspx?ChannelID=1

      Watch current or past council meetings online:

                      https://www.florissantmo.com/egov/apps/document/center.egov?view=item;id=4011