marc ellinger http://kbia.org en Cole County Commission commits funds to Columbia Regional Airport http://kbia.org/post/cole-county-commission-commits-funds-columbia-regional-airport <p>The Cole County Commission voted 2-1 Tuesday to commit funds to an effort to bring a new airline to the Columbia Regional Airport.</p><p>Marc Ellinger is the presiding commissioner for the Cole County Commission.</p><p>He says the commission voted to give 100-thousand dollars to the escrow fund being used by a group attempting to bring a new airline to the local airport.</p><p>“We decided that this is something that was beneficial for Jefferson City, Cole County and the whole region and that it was a good idea for us to participate," Ellinger says.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 13:55:16 +0000 Taylor Barth 22259 at http://kbia.org Cole County Commission commits funds to Columbia Regional Airport