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Engineering - Email
Engineering provides stormwater management, reviews private development plans and completes
Systems (GIS) - Email
GIS provides detailed mapping and addressing services to assist City infrastructure.
Inspections - Email
Inspection Services oversees all building inspections, site plan reviews, and code enforcement.
Planning - Email
Planning Services oversees all City planning and zoning, special use permits, annexation permits,
variances, housing, rental inspections, comprehensive plan,
and historic preservation information.
Development Permits and Forms
New Business Needs,
Law, Policy, Plans
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Advisory Boards, Public Meetings
Comprehensive Plan Update RFQ (02/17/17)
SOQ's must be received by the City on or before 4:00 p.m. on February 17, 2017. A total of six (6) copies of the SOQ must be submitted. SOQ packets must be addressed and delivered to:
City of Cape Girardeau
Planning Services Division
401 Independence Street
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Please clearly mark the outside of the packet with "SOQ for Plan Update".
New Article XII of Chapter 17 of the Code of Ordinances,
Chronic Nuisance Properties
Introduced to the City Council on November 7, 2016 at the regular Council meeting as a Study Session item for discussion, the draft Ordinance will be presented to the Council for first reading on November 21, 2016. Details can be found in the staff memo in the City Council meeting Agenda.
FAQ - Chronic Nuisance Property Ordinance
New Neighborhood Development Initiative
We're working to promote education and communication among
neighborhood residents on how to identify issues and concerns as they
arise and how to collaborate with the City in achieving neighborhood
improvement goals. We want to empower neighborhood residents to safely,
adequately and effectively get involved in addressing issues that impact
Contact City Planner Ryan Shrimplin for more information.
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