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Recorder of Deeds Operations Plan: Corona Virus Update

Tue, 24 Mar 2020

Summary

Pursuant to Boone County Health Department Order No. 2020-03C, the Recorder of Deeds Office is making the several changes to office procedure. The Recorder of Deeds office in the Government Center is closed to the public. Many needs can be met by phone or online.

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Stay at Home Order Enacted for Entirety of Boone County

Tue, 24 Mar 2020

Summary

A Stay at Home Order effective for the entirety of Boone County, Missouri has been adopted by the Boone County Commission. Boone County Order number 2020-03C will go into effect at 8:00AM on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 and will continue to be effect until 8:00AM on Friday, April 24, 2020. The order requires all individuals currently living in Boone County to stay at home or in their place of residence except for reasons identified as essential. The length of time the order will be in effect is subject to change as more information is learned and the circumstances evolve.

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Recorder of Deeds Operations Plan: Corona Virus Update

Thu, 19 Mar 2020

Summary

The Recorder of Deeds Office is committed to continuity of service, while taking every measure to limit exposure of the staff and the public.

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Boone County Government to Remain Open with Minimal Staffing

Thu, 19 Mar 2020

Summary

Starting Friday, March 20, 2020, all Boone County offices will be open with only minimal, essential staff reporting for duty. Non-essential employees will not report to the workplace and are encouraged to maintain social distancing. When possible, essential employees are being encouraged to work remotely. Employees not working due to the decision of the County will be held harmless for time not worked.

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Boone County Collector's Office COVID-19 Response

Thu, 19 Mar 2020

Summary

To practice social distancing and limit potential exposure to COVID-19, the Boone County Collector's Office will be following the CDC and local public health officials' recommendations. Our expectation is to remain open with minimum staffing levels to provide essential services over the next 15 days.

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The Office of Boone County Assessor Will Not Be Conducting Business on a Face-to-Face Basis

Wed, 18 Mar 2020

Summary

Due to COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus), effective immediately the Office of Boone County Assessor will not be conducting business on a face-to-face basis.

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All Boone County Permit Inspections Must Be Scheduled During Business Hours on the Day Before Inspection

Wed, 18 Mar 2020

Summary

Effective immediately, anyone requesting any type of inspection must schedule during business hours the day prior to needing the inspection. This includes but is not limited to building, driveway, right-of-way and stormwater permit inspections. For example, if you would like an inspection on Monday, you must request it on Friday. All inspections must be arranged by calling 573-886-4339.

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Boone County Children's Services Board to Postpone Youth Violence Conference Due to Coronavirus

Thu, 12 Mar 2020

Boone County Children's Services Board to Postpone Youth Violence Conference Due to Coronavirus

Summary

The Voices for Collective Impact: Youth Violence Prevention Conference scheduled for March 12, 2020 has been postponed due to the World Health Organization labeling the Coronavirus a global pandemic. The Voices for Collective Impact: Youth Violence Prevention conference is aimed at developing a community action plan around youth violence.

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Boone County Commission Appoints Joanne Nelson as New Director of Community Services

Tue, 10 Mar 2020

Summary

The Boone County Commission is pleased to announce Joanne Nelson has been chosen as Director of the Department of Community Services, effective Tuesday, March 3, 2020. Joanne has served as Boone County Community Services Program Manager since 2014, providing oversight of funded organizations to ensure accountability and effectiveness of Children’s Services Fund tax dollars. She has played a key role in helping families and improving the lives of children in Boone County.

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Boone County Bicentennial Mural Unveiling to be Celebrated Thursday, March 12, 2020

Mon, 09 Mar 2020

Boone County Bicentennial Mural Unveiling to be Celebrated Thursday, March 12, 2020

Summary

The unveiling of the Boone County Bicentennial Mural, "Treasures of Boone County," will be celebrated on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at the Boone County History and Culture Center. The public is invited to attend this special celebration, which will run from 4:00PM until 6:00PM, with a ribbon cutting by the Chamber Ambassadors of the Columbia Chamber of Commerce.

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Sneak Peek Of "Profiles Of Celebration" Living History Of Courageous Women Of Missouri To Be Held Saturday, March 7, 2020

Thu, 05 Mar 2020

Sneak Peek Of

Summary

The Stephens College Performing Arts Students will be offering sneak peeks of their original production, "Profiles of Celebration," a living history of courageous women of Missouri, on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 2:00PM and 3:30PM. The performances will be held at the Boone County History and Culture Center, located at 3801 Ponderosa Street in Columbia, MO.

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