3/5/2014-Effective March 5, 2014, Cape Girardeau County will charge a $2.00 fee to have documents notarized. There will be no fee to notarize anything related to County business, Military Separation Papers DD214 and Absentee Ballots.
2/25-3/25- August 5, 2014 Primary Election Candidate Filing
Candidate filing will open on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. and will continue until Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Filing for the following offices will take place in the office of the Honorable Jason Kander, Missouri Secretary of State, in the James C. Kirkpatrick State Information Center at 600 West Main Street in
Jefferson City, Missouri:
Representative in Congress, District 8
Member of the House of Representatives, District 146
Member of the House of Representatives, District 147
Circuit Judge Circuit No. 32, Division 1
Filing for the following offices will take place in the office of Kara Clark Summers, County Clerk, Cape Girardeau County in the County Clerk’s Office, Cape Girardeau County Administration Building at #1 Barton Square, Suite 301, Jackson, Missouri.
Candidates filing for office before 5:00 p.m. on the first day of filing, ballot order will be determined by random drawing. Candidates filing after 5:00 p.m. on the opening day of filing will be placed on the ballot in the order in which they file.
Associate Circuit Judge, Division III
Associate Circuit Judge, Division IV
Presiding Commissioner of the County Commission
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Recorder of Deeds
Collector of Revenue
Declarations of candidacy may be filed for the following political officers who are to be elected at the Primary Election:
12/23/2013- You can register to vote, change your voter registration name and address online here:
12/8/2013 - Cape Girardeau County offices will be open during normal business hours beginning Monday, 12/9/2013. Parking lots and sidewalks may still be hazardous, so please use caution when entering and exiting our facilities.
12/3/2013 - We currently have openings on the following boards:
(2) Openings on the Cape County Sewer District 1 -5 Year Terms
(5) Openings on the Road & Bridge Advisory- Hubble Township, At Large Position, Shawnee Township, Cape Township, Liberty Township- 3 Year Terms
(1) Opening Senior Citizens Service Fund Board- 4 Year Term
(1) Opening Mental Health Board -3 year Term
(7) Stormwater Advisory Committee
Citizen Advisory Committee
Citizens interested in serving on these boards should submit a letter to the County Commissioner’s office. For more information, please call (573)-243-1052.
7/12/2013 - Cape Girardeau County Parks now have their own shelter reservation website! View availability of shelters, and make real-time reservations at http://www.capecountyparks.us.