September 8, 2009
Click here to download a copy of the Hyde Amendment.
August 24, 2009
Download this file to see a summary of enrollments for the new school year.
August 18, 2009
Editor's note: The transcript contains crude language. Reader discretion is advised.
August 6, 2009
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A breakdown of revenue and expenses for KOMU's "Pepper & Friends."
August 5, 2009
The City Council requested staff provide a report on the number of juvenile crimes committed between the hours of 11 p.m. and 6 a.m.
The City Council passed an ordinance July 20 that established a Citizens Police Review Board. The deadline for applications is noon on Sept. 4.
August 4, 2009
City Council member Karl Skala explains his stance on the Bicycle Harassment Ordinance in a letter, explaining that he does not favor the suspension of the ordinance.
City Council member Jerry Wade offers a proposal for resolving difference between opponents and supporters of the recently passed Bicycle Harassment Ordinance.
July 30, 2009
This is the June 2009 minutes for the Board of Health meeting, including a proposed revision to the city's ordinance regarding chicken ownership. The Board of Health must still vote on a final draft before it goes to City Council. You can find the section on the chicken ordinance in section D under "Animal Control Ordinance."
July 28, 2009
An Excel document describing differences in fuels.
July 22, 2009
Download the Columbia Audubon Society's hummingbird coloring page. Those from 5 to 15 can submit their page for a chance to win one of several bird-related prizes.
July 17, 2009
This PDF document includes funding requests submitted to the Public Communications Resource Advisory Committee, and funding recommendations by the committee.
July 16, 2009
This PDF document illustrates the schedule of bond payments in connection with construction on the Daniel Boone City Building.
July 10, 2009
Click here to download a copy of the agreement between the city of Columbia and Thumper Entertainment.
July 8, 2009
Click here to download a PDF of the news release from the Boone County Fire Protection District.
Click here to download a PDF of the memorandum from Homeland Security to the Boone County Fire District.
This article, titled "Attachment in the Classroom" and published in Educational Psychology Review, found evidence that enhancing teacher-student relationships is necessary to raising student achievement.