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Boone County Bicentennial Committee to Host Community Listening Session

Fri, 08 Feb 2019

Boone County Bicentennial Committee to Host Community Listening Session

Summary

Boone County will celebrate its Bicentennial in 2020 and work is already underway to create a memorable experience for all citizens of Boone County. The Boone County Bicentennial Committee is asking for community input to help make one of these experiences inclusive of all aspects and all communities of Boone County.

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Review of the Shooting Death of Ahmonta Harris Completed

Wed, 23 Jan 2019

Summary

Dan Knight, the Boone County Prosecutor, has completed his review of the shooting death of Ahmonta Harris. He has sent a letter to Detective Chris Lester of the Boone County Sheriff's Department, which is below.

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Boone County Property Taxes Are Due December 31, 2018

Wed, 26 Dec 2018

Boone County Property Taxes Are Due December 31, 2018

Summary

Brian McCollum, Boone County Collector of Revenue, wishes to remind taxpayers that Boone County property taxes are due December 31, 2018. If taxpayers have not received a property tax statement, they should contact the collector's office immediately.

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Boone County Recognizes 10 Employees for Milestones Over 20 Years of Service

Wed, 05 Dec 2018

Boone County Recognizes 10 Employees for Milestones Over 20 Years of Service

Summary

On Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 10 employees of Boone County Government were recognized for their dedication in serving the citizens of Boone County at the Boone County Years of Service Award Ceremony.

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Proclamation to be Presented to Promote Investments in Families and Children Ages Birth to Three Years

Tue, 04 Dec 2018

Proclamation to be Presented to Promote Investments in Families and Children Ages Birth to Three Years

Summary

A proclamation recognizing the importance of prioritizing and investing in children ages birth to three years and their families will be presented by the Boone County Commission during its meeting on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 1:30PM. The media is invited to come to the meeting being held in Commission Chambers of the Boone County Government Center.

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Northern and Southern Boone County Property Tax Payment Collection Sites

Mon, 03 Dec 2018

Summary

As a convenience to Boone County taxpayers, the Boone County Collector of Revenue’s office will be assisting taxpayers in Northern and Southern Boone County that wish to pay their taxes in person, a little closer to home. Staff will be at the Centralia City Hall on Thursday, December 6 and Friday, December 7; and, at the Ashland City Hall on Thursday, December 13 and Friday, December 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day - weather permitting.

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Live Well by Faith Earns Missouri Association of Counties County Achievement Award

Mon, 19 Nov 2018

Live Well by Faith Earns Missouri Association of Counties County Achievement Award

Summary

Live Well by Faith, a program of the Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services (PHHS), has earned the Missouri Association of Counties (MAC) County Achievement Award for 2018. The award will be presented today at the MAC Annual Conference in Osage Beach, MO. The County Achievement Award recognizes county programs that are innovative, unique and easily replicable.

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2018 Boone County Property Tax Statements Have Been Mailed

Tue, 13 Nov 2018

2018 Boone County Property Tax Statements Have Been Mailed

Summary

Over 135,200 property tax statements, licenses, and special assessments totaling more than $207 million for 2018 have been placed in the mail to Boone County taxpayers.

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Prescription Drug Take Back

Tue, 23 Oct 2018

Prescription Drug Take Back

Summary

The Boone County Sheriff's Department, in partnership with the Youth Community Coalition and law enforcement agencies throughout Boone County including Ashland, Columbia, Centralia, Hallsville, University of Missouri, and VA Hospital Police Departments, will be conducting a Prescription Drug Take Back event at multiple locations October 26 & 27, 2018. This event coincides with the National Drug Take Back event sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency.

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Boone County Commission to Honor Senator Caleb Rowden

Fri, 12 Oct 2018

Boone County Commission to Honor Senator Caleb Rowden

Summary

The Boone County Commission, on behalf of the County Commissioners Association of Missouri (CCAM), will honor Senator Caleb Rowden during the Commission Meeting on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 9:30AM in the Boone County Commission Chambers. Senator Rowden is one of six Missouri legislators to be honored by CCAM for their commitment to improving county government operations. The Commission will also present a proclamation in Senator Rowden's honor.

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Boone County Joint Communications and MACC Celebrate Ribbon Cutting

Thu, 11 Oct 2018

Boone County Joint Communications and MACC Celebrate Ribbon Cutting

Summary

Boone County Joint Communications (BCJC) and Moberly Area Community College (MACC) will celebrate their partnership in offering the Emergency Telecommunicator course with a ribbon cutting on Monday, October 15, 2018 at 11:00AM. The ceremony will take place at MACC - Columbia Higher Education Center in the Parkade Center, 601 Business Loop 70 West, Suite 153. This suite is located in the basement of the Parkade Center and may most easily be accessed by using the north Parkade Center entrance, which is west of the MACC main entrance.

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