Douglass Park community weighs in on possible alcohol ban

Sunday, February 24, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST; updated 3:33 p.m. CST, Monday, February 25, 2013

COLUMBIA — When First Ward City Councilman Fred Schmidt suggested an ordinance Monday that would ban alcohol consumption in Douglass Park, he said he was acting on behalf of his constituents.