Candidates address downtown, zoning issues

Chamber hosts first forum for City Council contenders
Thursday, February 10, 2011 | 8:24 p.m. CST; updated 9:12 p.m. CST, Thursday, February 10, 2011

COLUMBIA — Candidates for the First Ward seat on the Columbia City Council focused largely on downtown issues during a forum hosted by the Columbia Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, while those seeking the Fifth Ward seat said planning and zoning issues are among their priorities.