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

Public Hearing on Property Assessment Rate

Notice is hereby given of a public hearing before the Board of the Business Loop Community Improvement District, to be held during their Annual Meeting at their offices at 601 Business Loop 70 W #128, Columbia, Missouri, on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. to give all citizens and […]

2018 Annual Report

The Business Loop Community Improvement District is pleased to present our 2018 Annual Report. We’ve been working on strengthening the economic vitality of the street and have recently completed a ten-year, corridor-wide improvement plan focusing on beautification, traffic management, and public space. Property Values The steady increase in property values […]

Shop Local Como

What does it mean when you shop locally in Columbia? It means having a real conversation with a shop owner who knows their stuff and will share their expertise with you.  It means you’ll find the right shade of paint or tile without having to pay added shipping.  It means […]