UPDATE: After fire, Brookside expects 30% of College Ave. complex to open by fall

Sunday, May 27, 2012 | 10:59 a.m. CDT; updated 7:09 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, May 29, 2012

COLUMBIA — Shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday, Brookside announced to its residents that 30 percent of the Brookside on College structure would be ready before or shortly after the start of the fall semester, according to a post on Brookside's Facebook page. A fire early Sunday gutted the apartments under construction at College Avenue and Walnut Street.