A request to rezone 0.4 acres of land on Walnut Street from residential to commercial property passed along with Mayor Bob McDavid's proposal for a new downtown and campus bus loop.
Although the Columbia City Council took no action related to the establishment of an enhanced enterprise zone Monday, opponents staged a demonstration before the meeting.
Columbia Housing Authority contracted a coalition of consulting companies to increase housing options for low-income families and seek new financial resources to fund future projects.
The Downtown Community Improvement District Board wants the city to adopt a new sidewalk standard on Broadway.
The funds will be used to offset advertising and entertainment costs.
Slow Food Katy Trail is offering self-guided tours of local organic and sustainable farms from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Although the rain Saturday evening provided a brief respite from the dry spell, dry conditions still pose a problem for the Columbia area.
Local area Girl Scouts hope to create 100 troops for 100th anniversary.
The State Historical Society of Missouri has been awarded a $74,623 grant to digitize its collection of Civil War-era Missouri newspapers.
Attorney general candidate Ed Martin would be committed to serving Missouri veterans during his tenure in office.
Eric and Joanna Reuter, who are full-time farmers managing Chert Hollow Farm LLC, discuss the implications of a dry spring on their produce.
Photographer John Hall has become an expert on feeding baby bluebirds.
Rachel Mills, Les Bourgeois Vineyards and Winery marketing director, shares how her experience with wine is different from that of previous generations.
Regional Economic Development Inc. is pushing for an Enhanced Enterprise Zone in Columbia. These documents relate to the EEZ in Columbia.
Ryne Stanek and Barrett Astin combined on a four-hitter and Arkansas beat South Carolina 2-1 at the College World Series on Monday night, ending the Gamecocks' NCAA tournament record winning streak at 22 games.
Brian Bixler drove in a career-high three runs on three hits, including his first career homer, and Justin Maxwell and Brian Bogusevic also homered as the Houston Astros held off the Kansas City Royals for a 9-7 win Monday night.
Kent State scored four unearned runs and another on a wild pitch, then held off Florida's comeback bid in the ninth to eliminate the top-seeded Gators from the College World Series with a 5-4 victory Monday.
The Kansas City Royals have placed second baseman Chris Getz on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left leg.
Boone County Circuit Judge Gary Oxenhandler declined to revise a May 1 legal opinion of the 1990 shooting.
"These two positions are almost diametrically opposed to each other," said Sung Won Sohn, a California State University economics professor. "And there's no common ground it seems."