CoMo You Know: Places
Last year, the Missouri Food Bank Association collected more than 117 million pounds of food, which means more than 97 million meals.
The Columbia Cemetery was established two centuries ago in 1820.
The Black Culture Center began in 1972 at the Black Culture House, a haven for black students at MU.
Flat Branch Pub and Brewing is located at 115 S. Fifth St. The pub serves a wide variety of food and is known for its beer.
The Columbia neighborhood is bounded by Old 63 (east), College Avenue (west), Rollins Street (south) and East Broadway (north).
The Devil’s Icebox is a double sinkhole in Rock Bridge Memorial State Park that offers a view of the underground stream and cool, refreshing air.
What is now the Daniel Boone City Building was once known as the Daniel Boone Tavern, a hotel and informal community center.
Columbia Regional Airport is owned and operated by the city and is overseen by a 13-member advisory board.
The ARC is a 73,000 square foot health club, fitness center and place to exercise run by Columbia Parks and Recreation.
The $75 million facility opened in 2004. It hosts Missouri men's and women's basketball games as well as concerts and other events. Capacity is 15,061.
The publicly owned power plant is operated by the city to provide not-for-profit electric service by burning coal, gas and oil.
The hospital, committed to providing cancer prevention, detection and treatment, was the first cancer center west of the Mississippi River.
Stephens Lake Park is an arboretum and park in Columbia that features of a variety of amenities, including playgrounds, trails, picnic shelters, and a swimming beach.
Memorial Stadium has been home to the Missouri football team since 1926 and currently houses a capacity crowd of 71, 004.