Columbia Tribune - Mayor Treece says criticism from local Chamber of Commerce unwarranted on Henderson Branch and electric line projects.

Midway USA Being Recruited By Other States

Columbia Missourian - After city denies sewer project to serve Midway area, talk surfaces about recruitment of this major employer to other states.

Chamber Challenges Council On Unfinished Projects

Columbia Tribune - A representative of the Columbia Chamber of Commerce tells council it has ignored voters by not completing important projects.

Police Association Critical Of City On Pay Issues

Columbia Tribune - CPOA representative says pay plan for cops is unfair.

New Islamic School Gets Nod From P&Z

CityWatch - A new Islamic School could be built in downtown Columbia if the City Council gives final approval.

Mizzou Will Cut Budget By $45 Million This Year

Columbia Missourian - With fewer students and an unsure state funding stream, MU plans millions in budget cuts.

$42 Million Water Bond Issue To Appear On August Ballot

CityWatch - Read testimony relating to the city council decision to place a new bond issue for water on the August 2018 ballot.

The Rise Of Downzoning

Columbia Business Times - Read a report on downzoning from our CityWatch publisher in this issue of the Columbia Business Times.

Downtown CID Issues 5-Year Plan For District

KOMU TV - The Downtown CID hopes to improve image, cleanliness, safety and look of downtown.

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