Columbia Parks and Recreation
Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs
900 W. Nifong
Park Hours: 6 am 11 pm
Bowden Park was constructed by Coil Construction in 2016 on land owned by Boone Hospital Center. The park is adjacent to Boone Hospital Nifong Medical Plaza. The park was dedicated to Officer Molly Bowden, a City of Columbia police officer who was killed in the line of duty in 2005. The dedication ceremony was held May 11, 2016 at the site. By mutual agreement, the park is maintained by the Columbia Parks and Recreation Department.