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

 Board of Adjustment

First Thursday, 7 p.m.
City Council Chambers

 Apply

 Board of Appeals

Second Thursday, 7 p.m.
City Council Chambers

 Apply

 City Council

First and Third Mondays, 7 p.m.
Study Session, 5 p.m.
City Council Chambers

Elected

 Comprehensive Plan Oversight Committee

As Needed

Closed

 Convention & Visitors Executive Board As Needed Closed

 Downtown Cape Girardeau Community Improvement District

As Needed

 Closed

 Golf Course Advisory Board

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, 3:00 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

Fourth 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 617 Cape Girardeau, MO  63703
  • Telephone 573.339-6320
  • Email cityclerk@cityofcape.org