Bus contracts with student apartments cost Columbia thousands of dollars

Thursday, September 15, 2011 | 6:35 p.m. CDT; updated 8:16 a.m. CDT, Friday, September 16, 2011

COLUMBIA — Eighty-three people stand at the bus stop in front of The Reserve at Columbia at 8:40 a.m. Tuesday and wait to ride the city bus for free.