Qualifications for Office

Mayor

  • 21 Years of Age
  • Citizen of the United States
  • Resident of the City at the time of the election
  • Resident of the City at least four (4) consecutive years immediately preceding election
  • Qualified registered voter
  • Shall not be in arrears for any City fees, license, taxes or fines

City Council

  • 21 Years of Age
  • Citizen of the United States
  • Resident of the City at the time of the election
  • Resident of the City at least two (2) consecutive years immediately preceding election
  • Resident of the Ward at least ninety (90) consecutive days immediately preceding the first day of filing
  • Qualified registered voter
  • Shall not be in arrears for any City fees, license, taxes or fines
  • Contact Info
  • 401 Independence Cape Girardeau, MO  63703
  • Telephone 573.339.6320
  • Email [email protected]