Labor Day Week Service Schedules

It’s hard to believe the Labor Day holiday is already upon us. While a few offices will be closed at the City of Cape Girardeau, all emergency services and several community events and services will still be active over the Labor Day holiday weekend. Please contact us with specific questions.
Labor Day at Fort D Historic Site
Sept. 7, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission.
Labor Day is typically a day of rest, but the soldiers and civilians at Fort D will be busy preparing for fall. Join local re-enactors as they demonstrate rifle and cannon fire. Admission is free.
Trash & Recycling
The holiday schedule will be in effect the week of Sept. 7. Monday’s trash/recycling route will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday’s trash/recycling route will be picked up on Wednesday. All other routes remain the same.
City Council Meetings Rescheduled in September
September Council meetings will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 1 and Monday, Sept. 14. More information is available at
Facility Closures
Several offices will be closed including customer service at Public Works and City Hall, the A.C. Brase Arena and Development Services.
Community Centers are Open!
The Osage Centre and Shawnee Park Center will both be open on their regular schedule.
Aquatics are Open!
Cape Splash Family Aquatic Center recreation hours:
  • Saturday, Sept. 5: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Sunday, Sept. 6: 12-6 p.m.
  • Monday, Sept. 7: 12-6 p.m.
Central Municipal Pool lap swim hours:
  • Saturday, Sept. 5: 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • Monday, Sept. 7: 5-7 a.m.,  11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.