Boone County Fairgrounds half-cent tax not enough, board says

Monday, June 27, 2011 | 7:00 p.m. CDT; updated 12:05 p.m. CDT, Thursday, September 1, 2011

COLUMBIA — A tax on retail sales at the Boone County Fairgrounds is a good start, but county commissioners should make a larger commitment to invest in the publicly owned property, the president of the fair board said.