Council works to boost city’s first impression

A council vote could make Columbia’s entry points more inviting to visitors
Sunday, August 19, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 10:56 a.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

COLUMBIA-For first-time visitors coming into Columbia off of Interstate 70 or U.S. 63, the city may make a less-than-inspiring initial impression.