parking http://kbia.org en Parking along east campus streets may soon be limited to residents only. http://kbia.org/post/parking-along-east-campus-streets-may-soon-be-limited-residents-only <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">East Campus residents met with Supervising Traffic Engineer Richard Stone on Wednesday evening to discuss parking issues along their streets, specifically MU students and faculty taking all the spots in front of their homes.</span></p><p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 00:01:11 +0000 Elizabeth Tontz 43809 at http://kbia.org Parking along east campus streets may soon be limited to residents only. Downtown Columbia parking rates to increase http://kbia.org/post/downtown-columbia-parking-rates-increase <p>This fall, the cost of parking in downtown Columbia will increase -- but access to public transit will as well.</p><p>Columbia City Council members last night amended the city code to raise parking rates for both unmetered off street facilities and metered parking in the MU campus area. The amendment will go into effect October 1.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 14:39:21 +0000 Katie Moeller 40635 at http://kbia.org Downtown Columbia parking rates to increase Commission considers additional funding for Short Street Garage artwork http://kbia.org/post/commission-considers-additional-funding-short-street-garage-artwork <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Columbia’s Commission on Cultural Affairs is considering a proposal to increase the funding for the Short Street Parking Garage sculpture, "Tidal Murmur."</span></p><p>The additional money would be used to pay for specialty LED lighting for the sculpture.&nbsp; Chris Stevens, manager of the Office of Cultural Affairs, presented the proposal from artist Beth Nybeck. He says that the extra money would help to improve the project.</p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 22:02:05 +0000 Tori Meador 35348 at http://kbia.org Commission considers additional funding for Short Street Garage artwork Columbia City Council to hear about parking permit program http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-hear-about-parking-permit-program <p></p><p>Columbia residents living around the North Village area have been facing parking issues for some time now, but tonight the City Council will hear out some proposed fixes.</p><p>Brookside resident Eleanor Clegg has to pay $80 every three months to park her car in a garage four blocks away from her apartment. She thinks there must be another option.</p><p>“I wish there was more free parking in general, like a parking lot that you can just parking for free,” she says. "But I think more meters will help."</p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 23:36:07 +0000 Laishi Zhou 24768 at http://kbia.org Columbia City Council to hear about parking permit program Columbia says no to multi-space parking meters http://kbia.org/post/columbia-says-no-multi-space-parking-meters <p>The City of Columbia Public Works Department recently decided to end the trial period for multi-space parking meters on Ninth Street from between Broadway and Locust. Mon, 09 Apr 2012 22:52:05 +0000 Annie Trout 12109 at http://kbia.org Columbia says no to multi-space parking meters Newscast for March 16, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-16-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including:</p><ul><li>Repeat of last year&#39;s flooding unlikely</li><li>Military Academy names new president</li><li>City of Columbia implements new parking meters</li></ul> Fri, 16 Mar 2012 14:40:16 +0000 Jacob Fenston 10684 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 16, 2012