- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)45
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)6
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)2
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)36
- Tanker truck catches fire near Oak Ridge (04/24/16)7
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
Cape Girardeau City Council agenda
7 p.m. today
City hall, 401 Independence St.
Study session at 5 p.m.
<li> A public hearing to consider vacating the city's interest in a portion of the 200 block of North Spanish Street.
<li> A public hearing to consider improving Commercial Street from Walnut Street to Hickory Street.
(Second and third readings)
<li> An ordinance accepting a quit-claim deed from the federal government for the flood-control project detention reservoir.
<li> An ordinance granting a special-use permit to the city to construct, maintain and operate a fire station, communications center and emergency operations center at 1975 N. Sprigg St.
<li> An ordinance granting a special-use permit for two signs at 2917 Independence St.
<li> An ordinance rezoning land on the south side of Brenda Kay Court.
<li> An ordinance accepting easements for the improvement of Minnesota Avenue between Bloomfield Road and Brink Street.
<li> An ordinance executing an agreement with the Missouri State Highways and Transportation Commission for the transfer of maintenance of Vantage Drive to the city.
<li> An ordinance accepting easement from Drury Development Corp. and Drury Land Development Inc. for improvements to the Kohl's store site.
<li> An ordinance authorizing the acquisition of property to improve Vantage Drive west of Farrar Drive and Farrar Drive north of William Street.
<li> An ordinance accepting an easement from Spanish Court LLC for relocation of utilities.
<li> An ordinance establishing two-hour parking on a part of Houck Place.
<li> An ordinance imposing an additional three-month moratorium on the opening of after-hours clubs. (First, second and third readings)
<li> An ordinance accepting a general warranty deed from Randol Farms Development Inc. for the Kent Street extension project.
<li> A resolution seeking a federal grant to help fund improvements to Kiwanis Park.
<li> A resolution to execute a development agreement for construction of Farrar Drive between William Street and the existing improved section of Farrar Drive.
<li> A resolution to execute a development agreement for construction of a portion of Vantage Drive.
<li> A resolution to amend an agreement with Jacobs Civil Inc. for water line improvements under Water Street.
<li> A resolution to execute a supplemental agreement with Bowen Engineering and Surveying Inc. for Water Street renovations project.
<li> A resolution to execute a release of lien for Community Development Block Grant program.
<li> A resolution to execute another release of lien for the Community Development Block Grant program.
<li> A resolution to accept a grant of $184,880 from the state Emergency Management Agency for homeland security.
<li> A resolution to accept a grant of $29,630 from the state Emergency Management Agency for terrorism prevention.
<li> A resolution to execute a wrecker service agreement with Cape Auto Pool d/b/a A&A Towing.
<li> A resolution to execute a vehicle lockout service agreement with Sperling's Garage and Wrecker Service.
<li> Appointments to the Historic Preservation Commission.
<li> Appointments to the Vision 2020 Community Relations Council.
<li> Approval of two temporary liquor licenses for the City of Roses Music Heritage Association in downtown Cape Girardeau.
<li> Conditional approval of an original package liquor and Sunday sales license for Westside Investments LLC d/b/a Westside Convenience, 2021 Perryville Road.
<li> Discussion of a proposed amendment to the zoning ordinance.
<li> A motion filing the recommendation of the planning and zoning commission to deny a special-use permit request for a new child-care center or setting a public hearing.
<li> A motion accepting an extension of the water system to serve King's Center, 1131 N. Kingshighway.
<li> A motion accepting an extension of the water system to serve Lexington Place Apartments at Lexington Avenue and Perryville Road.
<li> A motion approving the improvement plans for street, water and sewers to serve Deevers Farm subdivision located off Highway 177.
<li> A motion to transfer ownership of a special-use permit to operate a convenience store at 2021 Perryville Road.