Proposed rate changes could help fund improvements to Columbia's stormwater utility and save the city from facing fines.
Fire Station No. 9 opened in February, but officials say another one is needed.
Columbia Transit hopes to expand its service and eliminate delays by shortening the Orange South Route and adding another route to serve south Columbia.
The City Manager Bill Watkins forecasts adding Sutter site to Columbia's collection of development-ready locations.
Linen King, an Oklahoma-based company that provides laundry services to the health-care industry, promises to create 30 jobs in Columbia within six months and 100 within five years.
Regional Economic Development Inc. announced Linen King is coming to Columbia in August and will provide 30 jobs within the next six months and 100 within five years.
Three crew members of the USS Columbia attended the 16th annual reception for members of the city's namesake vessel.
A release from the governor's office said flags will be at half staff in Missouri on May 31, the day of Pfc. Jason Fingar's funeral. Flags in Boone County will remain at half-staff for the following week.
The City of Columbia has purchased foreclosed homes with the intent to rehab them within the next year.
The program is open to grades 8-12 and is schedule for the week of July 19-23.
Through drawings on maps of the county, about 60 residents offer opinions on the East Area Plan.
Boone County could face more than $70,000 in lost revenue after the Missouri General Assembly voted to decrease per diem payments to counties that house state prisoners.
The break has resulted in boil orders affecting at least four subdivisions. This is the fifth time in two years.
The Columbia Terminal Railroad is a large operation run by a small crew. They run freight, maintain heavy equipment and keep 21 miles of track free and clear. It's a steady job that some of Columbia’s industrial heavy hitters say they couldn’t survive without.
A 16-feet-wide and 19-feet-tall sculpture has been installed outside City Hall. The artwork is a keyhole structure that has a steel frame with laminated glass showcasing photographs of Columbia as well as text to reflect the community. The new sculpture has engaged the public on a variety of opinions about the artwork.
The outage affects phone and Internet services, but emergency services remain unaffected.
On Monday night, the City Council approved a request by the Columbia Farmers' Market to open three satellite locations: Forum Christian Church, Rock Bridge Christian Church and Boone Hospital Center.
The Citizen Review Board hopes to send a second member to a conference of the National Association for Citizen Oversight of Law Enforcement. The City Council originally voted to send only one person to the training, but now, with a revised cost estimate, the council will revisit the request.
Ray Puri and Bill Tillotson won five-year terms on the Columbia Planning and Zoning Commission.
The public will have a chance to comment on the "Project Tiger" deal at 6 p.m. Monday.