rock bridge state park http://kbia.org en Columbia City Council approves tougher ordinances for parkside subdivision http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-approves-tougher-ordinances-parkside-subdivision <p></p><p>Columbia City Council members amended and approved stricter requirements for a controversial potential housing development near Rock Bridge Memorial State Park.</p><p>The tougher ordinances affect the amount of impervious surfaces the new development is allowed to have.&nbsp; Impervious surfaces are surfaces such as streets or sidewalks that reduce the amount of water that soaks into the ground. The changes come on the heels of dozens of water concerns community members voiced about the project.</p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 21:45:02 +0000 Kate Grumke 39983 at http://kbia.org Columbia City Council approves tougher ordinances for parkside subdivision Mid-Mo. Pagans celebrate while they educate http://kbia.org/post/mid-mo-pagans-celebrate-while-they-educate <p>Paganism is an umbrella term for different faith paths that are non Judeo-Christian. Pagans in Mid-Missouri are working hard to educate people about their faith.</p><p>Music was heard throughout Rock Bridge State Park as dozens of people came out to celebrate Pagan Pride. The festival held each year is an opportunity for Pagans in Mid-Missouri to fellowship, network, educate the public about what the religion is and to address misconceptions that the public might have.</p><p>Aerica Angell says the main goal for Pagan Pride is education.</p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 19:44:30 +0000 Kearston Winrow 22499 at http://kbia.org Mid-Mo. Pagans celebrate while they educate