Advisory Boards and Commissions
Public Meetings

The City's Citizen Advisory Board and Commission members are appointed by the City Council and must be Cape Girardeau residents unless otherwise noted. Other types of boards are also listed to provide easy access to public documents. 

Applications are kept on file for one year from the date submitted. When a vacancy arises, the applications on file for that board are submitted to the City Council to make the appointment.

Looking for Cape Girardeau County citizen advisory boards? Visit www.capecounty.us.

Submit applications to:
City Manager's Office
P.O. Box 617
Cape Girardeau, MO 63702-0617
cityclerk@cityofcape.org
573-339-6320

Advisory board meetings are open to the public.

Board/Commission

Meeting Day, Time & Place

Upcoming Openings

Airport Advisory Board

Second Tuesday, 11:30 a.m.
Cape Airport Restaurant

Apply


Community Ad-Hoc Aquatics Committee

As Needed Closed

Board of Adjustment

First Thursday, 7 p.m.
City Council Chambers

Apply

Board of Appeals

Second Thursday, 7 p.m.
City Council Chambers
(unless no items are on the agenda)

Apply

City Council

First and Third Mondays 
Study Session, 5 p.m. with Regular Session
immediately following
City Council Chambers

Elected

Comprehensive Plan Oversight Committee

As Needed

Closed

Convention & Visitors Bureau Board of Directors

As Needed Closed

Downtown Cape Girardeau Community Improvement District

As Needed

Closed

Golf Course Advisory Board

Bi-Monthly, Fourth Thursday, 12 p.m.
Osage Centre

Apply

Historic Preservation Commission

Third Wednesday, 7 p.m.
City Council Chambers

Apply

Keep Cape Beautiful Beautification Committee

Last Tuesday, 12 p.m.
Osage Centre

Apply

Liquor License Review Board 

As Needed
City Hall Council Chambers

Apply

Parks & Recreation Advisory Board

Second Monday, 5:30 p.m.
Osage Centre

Apply

Parks & Recreation Foundation Board of Directors

As Needed
Location to be Announced

...

Planning & Zoning Commission

Second Wednesday, 7 p.m.
City Council Chambers

Apply

Public Library Board of Trustees

First Thursday, 7 a.m.
Cape Girardeau Public Library

Apply

Red House Interpretive Center Board

First Wednesday, 4 p.m.
Osage Centre

...

River Campus Board of Managers

Quarterly, Called by Director
River Campus Seminary
Conference Room

Apply

Show Me Center Board of Managers

Quarterly, Called by Director
Show Me Center Business Office

Apply

Special Business District Advisory Commission

As Needed, At Least Once Annually
City Council Chambers

Apply

Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Commission

As Needed

Closed 

Transportation Trust Fund
(Planning & Zoning Subcommittee)

As Needed

Closed

Tree Board

Bi-monthly, Beginning in February
Second Monday, 12 p.m.
Osage Centre

Apply


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