c-2 http://kbia.org en How zoning laws shape downtown Columbia http://kbia.org/post/how-zoning-laws-shape-downtown-columbia <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>An influx of student housing downtown has Columbia wondering what will become of its beloved District, for better or worse. And the Niedermeyer house, the city’s oldest building, <a href="http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/local/niedermeyer-may-be-razed-for-student-housing/article_81c37584-91c3-5f38-b289-d09a8027d8dd.html">was almost demolished to make way for another high-rise apartment building</a>. But why is this happening?</p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 18:00:41 +0000 Katie Moritz 32720 at http://kbia.org How zoning laws shape downtown Columbia "Tentative agreement" to save the Niedermeyer building http://kbia.org/post/tentative-agreement-save-niedermeyer-building <p><em>UPDATE: 2:00PM, March 12:</em></p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 16:46:26 +0000 Ryan Famuliner & Russell Chapin 30279 at http://kbia.org "Tentative agreement" to save the Niedermeyer building Moratorium on demolitions in downtown Columbia fails http://kbia.org/post/moratorium-demolitions-downtown-columbia-fails <p><a href="http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/local/city-council-rejects-demolition-moratorium/article_88570d7e-6514-11e2-a26a-001a4bcf6878.html">The Columbia Daily Tribune reports </a>the Columbia City Council voted Tuesday night against an ordinance that would have put a created a six-month moratorium on demolition permits in downtown Columbia. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 17:58:22 +0000 27735 at http://kbia.org Moratorium on demolitions in downtown Columbia fails America's next top beef cow http://kbia.org/post/americas-next-top-beef-cow <p></p><p></p><p>Columbia City Council is considering an ordinance that would put a temporary abeyance on demolition permits in downtown Columbia. This comes on the heels of a petition to demolish the oldest building downtown. KBIA’s Ryan Famuliner has a report on the zoning classification the council is looking at.</p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 22:24:14 +0000 Kristofor Husted 26181 at http://kbia.org America's next top beef cow City Council to consider suspending demolition permits in downtown Columbia http://kbia.org/post/city-council-consider-suspending-demolition-permits-downtown-columbia <p>The Columbia City Council is considering an ordinance that would put a temporary abeyance on demolition permits in downtown Columbia.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 23:16:45 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26124 at http://kbia.org City Council to consider suspending demolition permits in downtown Columbia