The Comprehensive Plan Oversight Committee is an ad hoc (as needed) committee responsible for overseeing the development of the City's comprehensive plan. The Committee consists of representatives of the City Council, the Planning and Zoning Commission, Old Town Cape, the Greater Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce/MAGNET, and City Staff.

For more information, contact the Planning Services Division

Staff Liaison

Ryan Shrimplin, AICP
City Planner 
City Hall
44 N Lorimier Street
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
573-339-6327 Phone
[email protected]


Nicolette Brennan, Public Information Manager
Casey Brunke, Assistant Public Works Director
Robbie Guard, Ward 4 Council Representative
Stacy Kinder, Ward 6 Council Representative
John Mehner, Cape Girardeau Area Chamber/MAGNET
Molly Mehner, Deputy City Manager
Dan Presson, Ward 1 Council Representative
Ryan Shrimplin, City Planner
Doug Spooler, Planning & Zoning Commission
Nate Thomas, Ward 3 Council Representative

Julia Thompson, Director of Parks & Recreation