Loop Corridor Plan Wins Award

The American Society of Landscape Architects in St. Louis has given our Loop Corridor Plan the Professional Merit Award! This award recognizes the work done by Arcturis and The Loop CID to reach out to the community, analyze the needs of the street, and develop a workable plan for improving […]

Hickman High Native Garden

Help Hickman students plant a Native Wildflower garden as part of our Loop beautification plan! The students have planned a native garden–purple and gold of course–on the corner of Business Loop and Providence which will serve as a test project for landscaping other areas of The Loop. They need your help! […]

Welcome to the Pop-Up Park!

We’d like to welcome you to our new park! The Community Pop Up Park is open for informal gatherings during the week and no application is required–just come by with a sack lunch and some friends! We do ask users to remove their own trash and we want to remind […]

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. […]

A New Bike Boulevard

This week, work on the MKT-Parkade Bike Boulevard began. The project creates a new north-south Bike Boulevard connecting Business Loop 70 at Parkade Boulevard to the MKT Trail on Lathrop Road. The project also provides a connection to the Bike Boulevard from West Boulevard, Hickman High School and Providence Road–adding […]