Council votes against proposed ordinance allowing alcohol in the parks

Monday, October 15, 2007 | 11:34 p.m. CDT; updated 8:28 p.m. CDT, Friday, July 18, 2008

COLUMBIA — Private organizations and individuals won’t be able to sell alcohol in city parks after the Columbia City Council voted against an ordinance Monday night that would have allowed the sale of alcohol at approved events.