City Council authorizes $80.5 million Water and Light bond

Monday, May 2, 2011 | 9:32 p.m. CDT; updated 10:56 p.m. CDT, Monday, May 2, 2011

COLUMBIA — Columbia's new City Manager Mike Matthes was sworn in at the beginning of the City Council meeting Monday night. His first meeting lasted just about two hours and dealt with issues that included the Short Street garage and a Water and Light bond.