September 25, 2012
Sgt. Jill Schlude of the Columbia Police Department provides more information about Monday's standoff on Bonny Linn Drive.
September 17, 2012
Here is PDF of a site plan for an affordable housing project planned by the Columbia Housing Authority and New Horizons Community Support Services. The project calls for 47 apartments for low-income people with mental disabilities on property along Lambeth Drive near Clark Lane in northeast Columbia.
Here's a PDF of an economic analysis of the Affordable Care Act done by Thom Lambert, associate professor of law at the MU School of Law.
This timeline is part of court documents filed in a wrongful death lawsuit against Ameren Missouri.
This document shows one of the letters that Ameren mailed out to residents in advance of work on gas lines. The hangtag was left at the residence after the work was completed and provided instructions for having the gas turned back on at the house.
This is a PDF of an email containing Missourian questions sent to Ameren last week in connection with a lawsuit filed against the utility in the 2008 East Campus explosion that killed two people.
September 14, 2012
September 10, 2012
The Community Development Department presented a list of projects in the 2012 Sidewalk Master Plan update for public feedback Monday. The 2012 plan update consists of the 39 sidewalk projects not completed in the 2007 plan.
The Community Development Department submitted a map of proposed projects for public feedback Monday as part of their 2012 Sidewalk Master Plan update.
Budget Amendment Summary
Consideration of Budget Amendment #2, Addition of Permanent Substitutes
September 7, 2012
Here is a PDF showing how city officials intend to distribute $922,000 in Community Development Block Grant money in fiscal 2013.
The Columbia Chamber of Commerce, Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau and MU Department of Athletics announced Thursday the results of an economic impact study of the MU sports events. The study projects that MU's athletics events will have a $185 million economic impact on Columbia in the 2012-2013 fiscal year, said Duncan Kincheloe, who worked on the study.
September 6, 2012
Here is a PDF of public comments on the proposal by Marni Jaime and Robert Friedman for art outside the Short Street garage.
Here is a PDF of public comments on Beth Nybeck's proposal for art outside the Short Street garage.
Here is a PDF of comments on Bede Clark's proposal for art outside the Short Street garage.
September 4, 2012
Here is an article from a 1986 issue of the Fulton Sun. The article details the baseball teams of south Callaway County during the '40s and '50s. In it is a photograph of the 1947 team as well as details of the team and former baseball field.
September 3, 2012
Here's a PDF of a study on the economic impact of historic preservation in the city of Columbia, along with a report to the Columbia City Council on the subject. If you read it and have questions you'd like the Missourian to pursue, please let us know.