Boone County News Release

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For Immediate Release

Media Contact:
Michele Hall
Administrative Coordinator, Boone County Commission
Phone: (573) 886-4312

Boone County Commission Accepting Letters of Interest for American Rescue Plan Act Funding

August 13, 2021 – The Boone County Commission, recognizing the ongoing hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, is accepting letters from local businesses and organizations expressing interest in the anticipated funding provided by American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021.

Businesses and organizations are encouraged to review current applicable legislation to see if they may be eligible for funding. After determining potential eligibility, businesses and organizations are welcome to submit a letter of interest to the Commission by email at or by mail to 801 E. Walnut, Room 333, Columbia, MO 65201.

Businesses and organizations should note the Commission is not yet accepting applications for funding. Submission of a letter to the Commission will not guarantee funding, nor will lack of submission negate eligibility for funding.