Loop Board Meeting

The Loop Community Improvement District Board of Directors Meeting 601 Business Loop 70 W #128 Thursday, April 18, 2019 8:00 am Approval of Minutes Approval of Financials Committee Reports Graphic Design Committee Old Business Pop Up Park/Bike Station FY19 Projects New Business Election of Board Officers Director’s Report Chamber’s COMO […]

We’re Building a Bike Station!

We’re building a bike station on the west side of the Business Loop! Thanks to grant funding from the Columbia Board of Realtors, volunteer help from ForColumbia, and support from the folks at Parkade Plaza, we’re building a second public space at Parkade Plaza near the MKT-Parkade Bike Boulevard. This space will have […]

We’re Building a Park!

On Saturday, April 27 get ready for an old-fashioned barn raising as we build a park in a day! Boone Electric Cooperative is letting us transform a vacant lot into a pop-up park with the help of ForColumbia, a group of volunteers from 66 local churches, and donations from all over town. […]

The Loop and the Hyperloop

If you’ve been hearing the hype about the Columbia Loops and want to know more, make plans to attend the next Hawthorn College Event! Bill Turpin, CEO of the Missouri Innovation Center and Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Economic Development at the University of Missouri, shares information about the St. […]

Call for Vendors – Watering/Landscape Services

The Loop Community Improvement District is transforming a vacant lot on the east side of the Business Loop into a community pop-up park and is installing a bike repair station and seating area on the west side. Both projects will include potted plants. Volunteers will be planting large 12 water […]

Call for Vendors – Artificial Turf

The Loop Community Improvement District is transforming a vacant lot on the Business Loop into a community pop-up park. We are a not-for-profit organization creating a public space and are seeking products either at-cost or via donation. Vendors contributing to this public project will receive recognition on-site and through various […]

Call for Vendors – Fencing Estimate

The Loop Community Improvement District is transforming a vacant lot on the Business Loop into a community pop-up park. The lot will be fenced on four sides and we are seeking estimates on cost. We will not need installation. Installation is planned for April 27 so product must be received […]

Graphic Design Committee Meeting

The Loop Community Improvement District Graphic Design Committee Meeting 601 Business Loop 70 W #128 Monday, January 7, 2019 9:00 am – 10:00 am   Committee Goals • Review proposed contract extension • Recommendations to board Public Comment

Loop Corridor Plan

The Loop Corridor Plan is a new vision for the future of the Business Loop, a street which serves as the entrance to Columbia yet has been neglected for decades. The Business Loop Community Improvement District saw the need to improve The Loop’s identity and position within the broader community. […]

The Loop Awarded Federal Grant to Support Local Manufacturing

The Business Loop Community Improvement District (CID) is one of six organizations in the nation selected to receive technical assistance tailored to help Columbia identify and support local, small-scale manufacturing along the Business Loop Corridor. This type of manufacturing is locally-based and focused on the production of tangible, artisan goods. […]