Loop Board Meeting

The Loop Community Improvement District Board of Directors Meeting 601 Business Loop 70 W #128 Thursday, June 20, 2019 8:00 am Approval of Minutes Approval of Financials Committee Reports Graphic Design Committee Review of the Graphic Design Toolkit Old Business FY2020 Budget Review and approve budget Director’s Report SSM Update […]

Graphic Design Committee Presentation

The Loop Community Improvement District Graphic Design Committee Meeting 601 Business Loop 70 W #128 Monday, June 10, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Action Presentation by Arcturis This will be the final presentation of the graphic tool kit.   Public Comment

Pop Up Park Use Application

Our new Community Pop Up Park is open daily but we also encourage groups to host events at the park. We have amenities specifically for these events including moveable tables and chairs, portable restrooms, electricity, lights, a hand washing station, trash cans, and various lawn games. If you would like […]

Small-Scale Manufacturing Report

The Business Loop CID was one of six organizations in the nation to receive a Smart Growth America grant designed to encourage local, small-scale manufacturing as a way to revitalize an underperforming area of the city and create new economic opportunities. A critical part of this plan was to find […]

We built a park!

Remember this vacant lot?   Neither do we because this is what it looks like now! Over 100 volunteers gathered on the Business Loop this past Saturday to help build a park on a vacant lot owned by Boone Electric Cooperative. Volunteers built tables, painted shipping containers, laid astroturf, strung […]

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 […]