David Whalen leads the Emergency Management Disability Awareness training March 27 at Columbia College. The training connected first responders, other emergency management organizations and people with disabilities. news

People with disabilities take control in disaster preparedness

Emergency Management Disability Awareness sessions will be held in local Missouri regions for the next three years.

Kristina Abovyan - 05-05-2023


Mobility could be transformed by 2035, with US car sales dropping 30%: report

By 2035, mobility in American cities could be transformed.

Michael Brady - 05-05-2023


To spur geothermal heating and cooling, DOE funds 11 community-scale system design projects

A new DOE program designates funding to design geothermal heating and cooling.

Ysabelle Kempe - 05-05-2023


States Look to Make Companies Take Responsibility for Hard-to-Recycle Packaging

As plastic piles up, bills that shift the financial cost of recycling to the producers are gaining traction.

Molly Bolan - 05-05-2023


Stephens Lake Park Arboretum Plant Sale set for May 7

The Plant Sale will be Sunday, May 7, 8AM-1PM at Stephens Lake Park, 100 Old Hwy. 63, on the lake trail loop walkway.

City of Columbia Press Release - 04-28-2023


Missouri saw small gains in wind, solar energy capacity last year

Despite supply-chain problems amid the effects of the pandemic, 2022 saw major increases in solar and wind power

Robert Zullo - 04-28-2023


Biden-Harris Administration Announces $106.4 Million for Drinking Water Infrastructure Upgrades in Missouri

New funding will help ensure that Missouri communities have access to clean and safe drinking water

EPA - 04-11-2023


Cities Nationwide Combat Climate Change With Urban Forests

Leaders in many communities now consider trees to be critical infrastructure

Alex Brown - 04-11-2023


Low-carbon materials eligible for climate resilience, disaster recovery funding: FEMA

Communities and states that want to use low-carbon materials to prepare for disaster are receiving a funding boost

Ysabelle Kempe - 04-11-2023