Mississippi River monument proposal goes before Cape Girardeau City Council
Published: Apr. 5, 2022 at 10:13 AM CDT
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Old Town Cape and downtown merchants have come up with an idea to visually identify the location of the Mississippi River in Cape Girardeau.
The project is to place a monolith monument in the parking lot on the corner of Broadway and Main Streets.
Installation and purchase of a monument would cost $75,000.
Funding for the project would come from Old Town Cape and downtown merchants.
The proposal for a downtown Mississippi River monolith statue project went before the Cape Girardeau City County for a first reading and vote on Monday night, April 4.
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