road construction http://kbia.org en Columbia City Council’s Clark Lane plan raises safety concerns http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-s-clark-lane-plan-raises-safety-concerns <p>Columbia City Council has approved a plan that narrows the lanes on Columbia&rsquo;s busy Clark Lane, and adds a shoulder to the road.</p><p>A city council report of possible road construction on Clark Lane in Columbia was met with protest at the City Council meeting Monday night. The plan calls for narrowing the 12 foot lanes of Clark Lane by one foot in each lane and adding at six foot shoulder.</p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 15:22:07 +0000 George Varney 41747 at http://kbia.org Columbia City Council’s Clark Lane plan raises safety concerns I-70 construction to start at Stadium Blvd. http://kbia.org/post/i-70-construction-start-stadium-blvd <p>Construction of a new interchange on Interstate 70 at Stadium Boulevard will start next week. Fri, 15 Mar 2013 21:39:45 +0000 Yuqing Pan 30497 at http://kbia.org I-70 construction to start at Stadium Blvd. Construction begins on busy downtown Kirksville street http://kbia.org/post/construction-begins-busy-downtown-kirksville-street <p>An eight-month construction project begins Monday on one of downtown Kirksville’s busiest streets. The “Franklin Streetscape Project,” in downtown Kirksville is projected to be completed by early next summer.</p><p>City Engineer Ed Ieans said the project is a joint effort between <a href="http://www.truman.edu/" target="_blank">Truman State University</a> and the City of Kirksville as a downtown beautification project.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 16:22:14 +0000 Caroline Hecker 23266 at http://kbia.org