Options for Affordable Housing in Columbia – Presented November 2015
Tips on Joining Boards & Commissions
“Lunch & Learn”
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Noon – 1 p.m.
At HyVee Club Room (on Nifong)
Barbara Hoppe, former 6th Ward City Councilperson
Janet Thompson, Boone County Commissioner, Northern District
Serving on a city or county board or commission is a great way to get involved in local government. Come and learn about these important positions and how to apply for them. The speakers will offer tips for applicants and explain how the boards and commissions function.
Lunch & Learn: you can buy lunch in the store or bring your own food.
This event is free and open to the general public.
Annual Founders’ Luncheon
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Jack’s Gourmet Resturant – 1903 Business Loop 70 East
11:30 a.m. (social time), 12 noon – lunch
Guest speaker: Mary Beth Brown
will speak about Annie Fisher, local entrepreneur,
who transcended the difficulties of both being a woman and a person of color in the early 20th century
Outstanding Citizen Award
Reservations to Liz Schmidt (573-445-0655)
Affordable Housing in Columbia
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
on CAT TV
This program will explore affordable housing options in Columbia.
Panelists will include:
Phil Steinhaus, director, Columbia Housing Authority
Ian Thomas, Columbia city councilman, Ward 4
Jim Robertson, managing editor, Columbia Daily Tribune, will serve as moderator.
CAT TV can be found on Mediacom Channel 85, Charter Communications 985, and CenturyTel Prism 98. The show replays on CAT TV at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.