Sports fields would be top priority at southeast Columbia parks

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 | 5:34 p.m. CDT; updated 7:45 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, October 20, 2010

COLUMBIA – If Proposition 1, the proposed extension of a one-eighth-cent parks sales tax, passes on Nov. 2, the city would spend about $1.75 million to begin the first phase of development at Gans Creek Recreation Area and A. Perry Philips Park.