COLUMBIA – Central Pantry, which serves Boone County residents, is reducing its hours in order to continue serving people in its drive-thru.
According to a news release from the Central Pantry, the new hours will be:
- Tuesday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Wednesday 1 – 4 p.m.
- Thursday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Friday 1 – 4 p.m.
- Saturday 10 a.m. to noon
According to the release, the pantry switched to a drive-thru format in March to protect its employees and patrons.
Food is put directly in patrons’ vehicles with minimal person-to-person contact.