The University of Missouri is cutting 185 jobs to help fill a nearly 49 million dollar budget gap.
In a press conference, Vice Chancellor for Finance Rhonda Gibler said the positions are mostly staff.
In addition to the job cuts every divistion will also see budget reductions.
Some money is being allocated into different areas. 6.2 million dollars will help fund merit based pay raises, and 8 million will go into scholarship funds.
The shortage of funds stems from reduced enrollment and reductions in state support.
Earth Day Celebration – Mexico
04/21/2023 1:00 pm – 04/21/2023 2:30 pm The Mexico Parks & Recreation along with several local companies and organizations will be on hand to talk and teach about earth & how we can keep our environment clean. Celebrate Earth Day on Friday April 21st at the Lakeview Park beginning at 1 pm. Add to my…… Continue Reading
Arbor Day Celebration
04/07/2023 11:59 am – 04/07/2023 1:00 pm Mexico Parks & Recreation will celebrate Arbor Day Friday April 7th at Plunket Park, by the adaptive playground. Mexico Mayor Chris Miller will give a proclamation, a tree planting demonstration given by the City Arborist and the City will receive a Tree City USA plaque. The celebration will…… Continue Reading
Hermann, Mo Public Meeting
03/27/2023 7:00 pm – 03/27/2023 8:00 pm NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING CITY OF HERMANN — MUNICIPAL BUILDINGBOARD OF ALDERMEN AGENDA 1902 JEFFERSON STREET – HERMANN, MOBOARD OF ALDERMEN MEETING ROOM March 27, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.If you would like to address the Board of Aldermen, please complete a speaker card and give it to the…… Continue Reading
Morrison Fire Dept. Fried Chicken Dinner
04/30/2023 11:00 am – 04/30/2023 2:00 pm The Morrison Volunteer Fire Department will hold a Fried Chicken Dinner on Sunday April 30th at the Morrison Community Center. They will be serving from 11 am – 2 pm. Adults $ 14 children ages 6-12 -$7 and children under 5 are FREE ! Try your luck at…… Continue Reading
Mobile Veterans Center – Paris, MO
03/20/2023 12:00 pm – 03/20/2023 1:00 pm Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans’ Hospital and the Columbia Vet Center are teaming up to provide area Veterans with services that include VA health care enrollment for those who are eligible as well as counseling for post-traumatic stress disorder and military sexual trauma. Through use of the Mobile…… Continue Reading