- A community briefing will be held Friday, Nov. 13, at 3 p.m., to announce new health orders for both the City of Columbia and Boone County and to address the recent jump in local COVID-19 cases. The new orders will go into effect on Nov. 18.
Speaking during the briefing will be Mayor Brian Treece, Boone County Presiding Commissioner Dan Atwill, University of Missouri President and Chancellor Mun Choi, Columbia/Boone County Public Health and Human Services Director Stephanie Browning and representatives from local health care and educational institutions.
The briefing will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 701 E. Broadway. Members of the media are invited to attend. Social distancing measures will be in place. Masks are required. Due to social distancing measures and limited capacity in the council chambers, the public is strongly encouraged to view the briefing via live stream or via local media broadcasts.
The briefing will be livestreamed for the public at http://gocolumbiamo.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=33851d0c-4c1d-4fb2-ab3a-206a87a6edc8
and will begin five minutes before 3 p.m. and broadcast live on Spectrum 992, Mediacom 80 and CenturyLink 96.