Council candidates discuss economic incentives

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 4:14 p.m. CDT, Friday, April 2, 2010

COLUMBIA — Over the past year or so, the city of Columbia has ventured into uncharted territory by offering economic incentives intended to spark development and make the community a more attractive choice for businesses, particularly those that bring the potential for high-tech jobs.