Accounting & Finance manages the city budget, audits, investing and other financial and administrative operations.
Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (CGI) provides air service to and from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport in St. Louis (STL). The airport also is a hub for local aviation enthusiasts and provides an outlet for private air travel.
City Manager's Office manages and leads city operations and includes the Assistant to City Manager and City Clerk's Office.
Customer Service representatives manage water, sewer and trash billing along with business and other licenses. Engineering staff design and oversee street and infrastructure projects.
Development Services provides for the safe and beneficial growth of the city by supporting building codes, providing infrastructure and coordinating new developments. Development services includes engineering, inspections, and planning divisions.
Fire Department personnel not only fight fires but also serve as first responder EMS in addition to safety and prevention activities and comprehensive emergency management.
Human Resources new hires, staff, insurance and risk management are managed by human resource personnel.
Library services are provided by the Cape Girardeau Public Library.
Municipal Court is a division of the Circuit Court of Cape Girardeau County, 32nd Judicial Circuit. Cases in Municipal Court involve alleged violations of municipal ordinances of the City of Cape Girardeau. The City Prosecutor files all the cases heard in Municipal Court.
Parks & Recreation activities are enjoyed by over one million people from the city and across the country. Personnel manage parks, facilities and numerous fitness and recreation activities.
Planning personnel provide for the strategic growth of the city.
Police officers and civilian personnel respond to a variety of emergency calls in addition to a multitude of community outreach activities.
Public Works is the city's largest department and manages street, stormwater and infrastructure maintenance in addition to curbside waste and recycling pick-up, leaf and snow removal, and wastewater treatment. Visitors and convention prospects can use the Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitor's Bureau as a resource.