This ordinance was adopted by the Columbia City Council on April 21, 2014, and will go into effect on June 1, 2014. Columbia's food code is based upon the State of Missouri Food Code which is based upon the FDA 2009 Model Food Code. The FDA Food Code contains the rules and regulations that food service establishments must follow to be in compliance with food safety laws.
Food Code Updates - As of April 21, 2014, the city of Columbia Food Code has been updated. Informational sessions regarding the changes were held prior to the updates. If you missed those sessions, click here for the handouts.