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Boone County Commission Administrative Coordinator
Phone: (573) 886-4312

Boone County Commission to Honor J. Barton Boyle

October 16, 2009

Proclamation to Celebrate Boyle's Community Service, Accomplishments

What: Tonight (Friday, October 16), the Boone County Commission will present a proclamation to J. Barton Boyle in honor of his more than 10 years of service to the Boone County Senior Citizen Corporation (The Bluffs). During his time with the Senior Citizen Corporation, Boyle was involved in the design and construction of The Bluffs, a 132-bed nursing facility that replaced the Boone Retirement Center in 2002. Boyle served multiple terms as President and helped to increase the facility's annual budget to more than $8.5 million.

When: (Tonight) Friday, October 16 at 5:30 p.m.

Where: The Bluffs, 3105 Bluff Creek Drive, Columbia, Mo. 65201

Media Note: There is now an opening on the Boone County Senior Citizen Corporation board. For more information on how to apply, please direct your readers and viewers to the Commission page at