Welcome to the City Manager’s Office

The City Council recently announced Dr. Kenneth Haskin, MPA, ICMA-CM as the incoming city manager. Read more about Dr. Haskin here. We wish all the best to Mr. Meyer in his future endeavors as the new manager starts June 1.

The City Manager's Office provides day-to-day administration of the City government and provides leadership and oversight for the administration of City Services and activities. The City Manager oversees the work of all City departments and ensures that the City Council's mission, goals and policies are implemented throughout the organization.

The City Council, City Manager and the City Leadership Team are partners in defining and developing programs and projects important to maintain and enhance the quality of life for Cape Girardeau city residents.  It is through our staff, who are your friends and neighbors, that all services, projects and goals are accomplished.

City Manager

Scott Meyer
City Manager

City Manager Scott Meyer has been in public service for over 30 years.  He has held numerous other positions for public entities.  With the Missouri Department of Transportation he served as District Engineer, Assistant District Engineer-Design, District Maintenance and Traffic Engineer, Division Traffic Studies Engineer, and Construction Inspector.  At Southeast Missouri State University. he served as the Director of Facilities Management.

Mr. Meyer is a Professional Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Missouri-Rolla (Missouri S&T) .  

The Office of the City Manager provides administrative support to the Mayor and City Council and responds to citizen and business requests for resolution of City service-related issues. 

401 Independence Street
Cape Girardeau, MO  63703
573-339-6320 Phone
573-339-6302 Fax

  • Contact Info
  • 401 Independence, PO Box 617 Cape Girardeau, MO  63703
  • Telephone 573.339.6320
  • Email cityclerk@cityofcape.org
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