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May 2015

Historic…Or Nostalgic?

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May 26, 2015

One begins to believe it’s envy or jealousy that brings out all the opposition to construction on whatever project happens to come along…

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April 2015

Buildings, Business and Battle Lines

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April 24, 2015

There’s nothing of any architectural significance about 225 S. Ninth St.: a squat, single-story, 1920s-era structure its owner wants to tear down and…

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March 2015

Forget the competition

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March 25, 2015

Whether the City of Columbia decides to — or is allowed to — lease some of its optical fiber lines to third parties…

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February 2015

Back in the Mud

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February 25, 2015

MoDOT recently unveiled its “325 Plan” for Missouri’s 34,000-mile network of bridges and highways the agency has been charged with building and maintaining.…

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January 2015

The City Council Bouncy House

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January 25, 2015

It’s on page 63 in my copy of the Columbia City Charter under “Recall Petition.” Gather valid signatures from at least 30 percent of…

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