demolition http://kbia.org en Moberly City Council chooses contractor for demolition projects http://kbia.org/post/moberly-city-council-chooses-contractor-demolition-projects <p></p><p>The Moberly community has slated seven condemned properties for demolition. City Council members last night voted to contract with Phil Wilson LLC for the demolition work because it had the lowest estimated cost for the work.</p><p>Mayor John Kimmons says the properties are slated for demolition to open up the properties for future development and to maintain the neighborhoods as best as possible.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:13:17 +0000 Maureen Lewis-Stump 41932 at http://kbia.org Moberly City Council chooses contractor for demolition projects Moratorium on demolitions in downtown Columbia fails http://kbia.org/post/moratorium-demolitions-downtown-columbia-fails <p><a href="http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/local/city-council-rejects-demolition-moratorium/article_88570d7e-6514-11e2-a26a-001a4bcf6878.html">The Columbia Daily Tribune reports </a>the Columbia City Council voted Tuesday night against an ordinance that would have put a created a six-month moratorium on demolition permits in downtown Columbia. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 17:58:22 +0000 27735 at http://kbia.org Moratorium on demolitions in downtown Columbia fails Newscast for December 18, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-december-18-2012 <p>Regional news from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Continued growth forecast for Missouri revenues</li><li>Missouri unemployment rate hits 49-month low, but there's s catch</li><li>City Council to consider suspending demolition permits in downtown Columbia</li><li>After precautionary lockdown, CPS reports students and staff safe</li></ul> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 23:53:41 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 26130 at http://kbia.org City Council to consider suspending demolition permits in downtown Columbia http://kbia.org/post/city-council-consider-suspending-demolition-permits-downtown-columbia <p>The Columbia City Council is considering an ordinance that would put a temporary abeyance on demolition permits in downtown Columbia.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 23:16:45 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26124 at http://kbia.org City Council to consider suspending demolition permits in downtown Columbia Demolition of Joplin hospital begins http://kbia.org/post/demolition-joplin-hospital-begins <p>Demolition has begun on a Joplin hospital that took a direct hit from a deadly May 22nd tornado.</p><p>The Joplin Globe reported that about 1,000 people turned out Sunday for a ceremony at the shell of the once-bustling St. John's Mercy Hospital. Speakers talked about the history of the hospital before a wrecking ball ceremonially smacked the side of the building a few times. From there, the crowd went to a groundbreaking ceremony for the new structure. It is being built at a site three miles away.</p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 19:20:14 +0000 Associated Press 7952 at http://kbia.org Demolition of Joplin hospital begins