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The City of Cape Girardeau Fire Department delivers fire, rescue, emergency medical, and emergency management services to our community of more than 39,000 residents and about 60,000 daily visitors from four fire stations strategically located throughout the City. These services are delivered through prevention, preparation, response, and evaluation activities carried out by our team of highly trained professionals. The Department operates in accordance with established values, vision, and mission.

CGFD is now maintaining a year-round employment eligibility list. Physical testing and interviews will be schedule based on department needs. 

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Our Values

We are a diverse team of professionals who value honor, integrity, trust, accountability, leadership and our commitment to duty and responsibility.

Our Vision

We are a diverse team of professionals committed to being the leader in protecting the quality of life in our community.

Our Mission

We are a diverse team of professionals dedicated to delivering services that protect lives and property in our community we serve.

  • Contact Info
  • 1 South Sprigg Street Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
  • Telephone 573.339.6330
  • Email [email protected]