James A. Whitt honored for service

  James A. Whitt, director of the City of Columbia Supplier Diversity Program, has been selected as a recipient of the 2021 Distinguished Social Action Award by the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Statewide Celebration Commission of Missouri. The award publicly acknowledges Jim’s tireless efforts to exemplify Dr. King’s ideals and commitments. The award will Read More »

REDI featured in COMO Magazine

REDI was featured in COMO Magazine’s January issue. Read the article below or click to see the article in full at Get REDI   Breaking down the work REDI has been doing for the community for the past 30 years. Regional Economic Development Inc., known to most people as REDI, is a local collaboration Read More »


LOCAL RESOURCES Columbia/Boone County Public Health and Human Services (PHHS) announces an additional extension of Public Health Orders, issued by Director Stephanie Browning. These protocols extended through Orders 2020-17 and 2020-17(c) are identical to the six previous orders, and are set to expire at 11:59 p.m. on Jan. 19, 2021, unless otherwise extended, rescinded, or Read More »

African American Heritage Trail Dedication December 3

The Sharp End Heritage Committee invites everyone to help celebrate the completion of the African American Heritage Trail by attending a virtual dedication on Thursday, Dec. 3, at 11:30 a.m. During the online event, organizers will unveil a new marker to be installed in Flat Branch Park in coming days. Local officials will help recognize Read More »

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