Well-wishers pack council chambers for police Chief Boehm’s sendoff

Friday, June 27, 2008 | 8:20 p.m. CDT; updated 10:51 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — City Manager Bill Watkins stepped to the podium, surveyed the packed house in City Council chambers and deadpanned: “I’m sure glad our fire marshal can’t count to 200.”