The Loop


5-Year Plan

Enhance the Business Loop Environment

  • Working with the City of Columbia with regard to replacing overhead power
    transmission lines with underground lines
  • Pedestrian sidewalks, green space, and parks
  • Streetscape enhancements such as landscaping, street furniture and lighting
  • Cosmetic improvements such as seasonal banners, decorations, and signage
    that define the area

Increase the Business Loop Safety

  • Partnering with the Columbia Police Department to increase safety patrols
  • Lighting improvements

Enhance the Business Loop Economy

  • Establish comprehensive development policies and plans
  • Business recruitment and retention initiatives
  • Market research to understand both consumer and investor opportunities

Marketing and Events

  • Consumer marketing and branding to reinforce the Business Loop brand and
    increase awareness
  • Development of a website and other internet related promotional activities
  • Public relations to improve the image of the Business Loop
  • Events to bring consumers to the Business Loop


  • Advocate to advance policies and attract additional resources for improvement
  • Develop communications tools to reach out to stakeholders and educate ratepayers
  • Work to develop special incentives for redevelopment
The Loop
601 Business Loop 70 W#128
Columbia, MO 65203
(573) 443-LOOP

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