Boonville is located along the Missouri River in central Missouri, west of Columbia. The community of more than 8,000 enjoys a scenic view and convenient location along the Katy Trail, as well as riverboat gaming and a boutique hotel. Boonville is the county seat of Cooper County and has several residential properties on the National Register of Historic Places.

Boonville was designated as a DREAM community in 2008. It is interested in expanding local tourism and leveraging both its heritage and historical buildings for the benefit of downtown.

For more information about the Missouri DREAM Initiative activities in Boonville please contact Sarah Gallagher at (660)882-4001.