Customer Service is open to the public Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 401 Independence Street (move starts 9/27). You can also call by phone 573-339-6322, email our staff, or submit comments or inquiries online. Public safety and infrastructure services run 24 hours per day, everyday regardless of holidays and inclement weather. Recreation facilities will keep independent schedules.

2021 Observed Holidays

  • NEW YEAR’S DAY Friday, January 1
  • MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY Monday, January 18
  • MEMORIAL DAY Monday, May 31
  • INDEPENDENCE DAY Monday, July 5 (observed)
  • LABOR DAY Monday, September 6
  • VETERANS DAY Thursday, November 11
  • THANKSGIVING Thursday, November 25 Friday, November 26
  • CHRISTMAS DAY Friday, December 24 (observed)
  • NEW YEAR’S DAY Friday, December 31 (observed)

    Parks and Recreation facilities close on Easter Sunday with the exception of the Cape Jaycee Municipal Golf Course.
     

Trash & Recycling Curbside Service Holiday Schedules
Printable holiday schedule - 2021

During holiday weeks, there will be no Wednesday special pickups.
The solid waste and recycling routes will be run as follows:

  • Monday holiday - Monday's trash/recycling route will be run on Tuesday. Tuesdays trash/recycling route will be run on Wednesday. All other routes remain the same.
  • Tuesday holiday - Tuesday's trash/recycling route will be run on Wednesday. All other routes remain the same.
  • Wednesday holiday - All routes remain the same.
  • Thursday holiday - Thursday's trash/recycling route will be run on Wednesday. All other routes remain the same.
  • Friday holiday - Thursday's trash/recycling route will be run on Wednesday, Friday's routes will be run on Thursday. All other routes remain the same.
  • Thursday & Friday (Thanksgiving 2021) - both Thursday and Friday's trash and recycling routes will be picked up on Wednesday.
  • Contact Info
  • 401 Independence, PO Box 617 Cape Girardeau, MO  63703
  • Telephone 573.339.6391
  • Email publicinfo@cityofcape.org
2021 City Council Schedule
Meetings are normally on the first and third Mondays. See cityofcape.org/citycouncil for dates, agendas, and details. Months with meetings *off-schedule for holidays or other issues include:

January
1/4/2021
*1/19/21 (Tues)

July 
*1/6/21 (Tues)
1/19/2021

September
*9/7/21 (Tues)
9/20/2021