St. Peters residents who are seniors or who have disabilities could qualify to have their lawns mowed up to 10 times between April 1, 2021, and Oct. 1, 2021, through the City’s Lawn Mowing Assistance Program.
Applications for the program are available online beginning Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, and must be submitted by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12.
To qualify, homeowners must meet established guidelines and income levels. Everyone living in the home must be at least 62 years old or have severe disabilities. Applicants are required to provide proof of income. The maximum household income may not exceed the following levels:
- One-person household ($29,050)
- Two-person household ($33,200)
- Three-person household ($37,350)
- Four-person household ($41,450)
To download an application for the program beginning Feb. 1, go to the CDBG Programs page
and select Lawn Mowing Assistance
You may also request to have an application mailed to you starting Feb. 1 by calling 636-279-8279 and choosing Option 4. Be sure to spell your name and provide your street address, and leave a phone number that can be used to contact you.
Completed applications with required documents must be returned to St. Peters City Hall before 5 p.m. on Feb. 12. Applicants may also email completed applications, with required documents, to email@example.com.
The City received Community Development Block Grant funds for the Lawn Mowing Assistance Program from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Funds will be disbursed based on lowest income first, then by time the applications were received.