Free Firewood for City Residents

The City of St. Louis Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry offers free firewood to the residents on a bi-annually

Overview

Pickup for free Firewood is available at three locations starting Tuesday, November 13, 2018.

All wood comes from the removal of dead or structurally damaged trees from City streets and parks.

Firewood Locations

  • Forest Park – Lower Muny Opera Parking Lot
  • Carondelet Park - Compost and Recycling location off Holly Hills Drive
  • O'Fallon Park - North of Picnic Site #4 

Firewood Availability

  • Wood is typically dropped off after 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • *Daily wood supply is NOT guaranteed.
  • Free firewood will be available until the first week of March, 2019.
  • Commercial vehicles and trailers are prohibited due to park restrictions. 

Instructions

  1. Contact the Forestry Division at (314) 613-7200 for information on Firewoods current supply.
  2. Choose a Free Firewood location closest to your address.
  3. Arrive with material to haul or carry away firewood safely.

Fees

No Fee.

Firewood is free to all city residents.

What to Expect

All wood comes from the removal of dead or structurally damaged trees from City streets and parks.

The wood from tree maintenance operations will vary in size and species when left for City residents. Ash wood will not be available.

*All wood is offered on a first come, first served basis.

Additional Information

Contact

Division of Forestry

(314) 613-7200

1415 N. 13th St.
St. Louis, Mo 63106

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Contact the Division of Forestry

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