michael trapp http://kbia.org en City council votes against rezoning for proposed CVS pharmacy http://kbia.org/post/city-council-votes-against-rezoning-proposed-cvs-pharmacy <p>The Columbia City Council voted to not pass a bill to rezone 1.39 acres on the corner of Providence Road and East Broadway to build a CVS pharmacy Monday evening. The pharmacy would have consisted of a 13,000 square foot building, drive-thru pharmacy, 65 parking spaces, and more efficient sidewalks along Broadway.</p><p>Resident Rosie Gerding expressed her thoughts on the suburban look of the pharmacy would bring to the downtown area.</p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 21:48:40 +0000 Samatha Ware 42546 at http://kbia.org City council votes against rezoning for proposed CVS pharmacy Columbia task force on violence develops panel of people involved in violent crimes http://kbia.org/post/columbia-task-force-violence-develops-panel-people-involved-violent-crimes <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In Columbia, the mayor&rsquo;s Task Force on Community Violence met for the fourth time on Thursday to discuss measures for city crime prevention.</span></p><p>A survey to gauge at-risk youth in Columbia was discussed in new business, with the hopes of gaining an understanding into how the task force can implement purposeful and helpful activities to take Columbia youth away from a path toward violent crime.</p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 22:49:15 +0000 Bryndon Minter 41995 at http://kbia.org Columbia task force on violence develops panel of people involved in violent crimes Trapp takes 2nd ward race http://kbia.org/post/trapp-takes-2nd-ward-race <p>Columbians elected Michael Trapp as the next Second Ward Councilman. Trapp led with 44 percent of the votes against candidates Bill Pauls and Mike Atkinson who came in second and third respectively. Wed, 04 Apr 2012 14:11:09 +0000 Scott Kanowsky & Matthew Veto & Lee Jian Chung 11789 at http://kbia.org Trapp takes 2nd ward race