COLUMBIA — Even before Brian Gill bought and began restoring the Smarr property at the end of Lathrop Road, it already had quite a story. If not for the quick action of the people of the neighborhood, the woods there would be gone, possibly replaced by an apartment complex.
Neighbors acted to prevent commercial development of Smarr property
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