- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)43
- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)49
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)8
- River Ridge Winery changes hands (05/02/16)
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)40
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Statement: Man says cops’ good work drove him to grow his own marijuana (05/01/16)1
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- Hopper Road to close for months during construction of Veterans Drive (04/27/16)9
Cape Girardeau City Council actions
(Second and third readings)
Approved an ordinance approving the record plat of Ashland Court Minor Subdivision No. 1.
Approved an ordinance granting a special-use permit to Bobby D. and Lula M. McDonald for purposes of constructing and maintaining an advertising sign at 820 N. Sprigg St.
Approved an ordinance granting a special-use permit to the Kenneth J. Voepel Revocable Trust, and Kenneth M. Oberlohr and Mary C. Oberlohr for purposes of maintaining and operating an office at 2256 Kingsway Drive.
Approved an ordinance amending Schedule F of Section 26-247 of the city code by establishing no parking on South Spanish Street.
Approved an ordinance approving the Final Redevelopment Plan submitted by the Marquette Plaza 353 Redevelopment Corporation for the redevelopment of the properties located at 338 Broadway and 221 N. Fountain St.; declaring the area included in such plan blighted pursuant to Section 353.020(2) RSMo; authorizing the mayor to enter into a Development Agreement with the Marquette Plaza 353 Redevelopment Corporation; and authorizing certain tax abatement within the plan area.
New Ordinancesn Approved an ordinance authorizing the acquisition of property for the improvement of Bloomfield Road and replacement of the bridge over Ramsey Branch.
Approved an ordinance amending Schedule K of Section 26-121 of the city code by placing a yield sign on Abbey Road at its intersection with Kenneth Drive.
Approved an ordinance accepting sanitary sewer easements and an assignment of sanitary sewer easement from Drury Southwest Inc. for Cape West Village Subdivision.
Approved an ordinance adopting minimum standards for commercial aviation operators at the Cape Girardeau Regional Airport.
Approved an ordinance adopting rules and regulations for the Cape Girardeau Regional Airport.
Approved an ordinance accepting a permanent drainage easement and a temporary construction easement from Jerry and Ruth W. Lipps for the Kingshighway/Commercial Street drainage project.
Resolutionsn Approved resolution authorizing the city manager to execute a license and indemnity agreement with the Second Missionary Baptist Church for a two-inch water service line.
Appointmentsn Appointed Thomas Harold to the Tree Board.
Liquor Licensesn Gave conditional approval of a 5 percent beer by the drink license for ISCE Inc., Victor M. Kantchev, d/b/a Spacewalk Café, 46 North Main, Victor Kantchev, managing officer.
Approved a temporary 5 percent beer and wine by the drink license for Larry Essner, d/b/a Community Counseling Center Foundation, for an event to be held at the Deerfield Lodge on April 10 -12.
Othern Accepted the improvements completed at the intersection of Sprigg Street and Normal Avenue, including the installation of traffic signals, and authorizing final payment to Cotner Electric Company Inc.
Accepted a sanitary sewer extension to serve the Virgil Jones Property near the intersection of Highway 74 and Silver Springs Road, Sewer District 14-FF-1.
Accepted authorizing improvements, under the special assessment procedures, to the alleyway running from New Madrid Street to Missouri Street between Illinois and West End Boulevard.
Authorized improvements, under the special assessment procedures, to the alleyway running from 5th Street to Johnson Street between Main and Water.
Approved a business license for taxi service submitted by Red Racer Taxi Service, Christopher David Josephs, 609 Sycamore, Scott City.