Boone County Commission proposes short-term plan for problematic fairgrounds

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 | 8:21 p.m. CDT; updated 1:19 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, September 28, 2011

COLUMBIA — If and when a new management firm takes over the Boone County Fairgrounds, it will face millions of dollars in deferred maintenance costs and cleanup, incomplete financial records and the possibility of losing money.