c-2 zoning http://kbia.org en The crucial zoning law that determine's downtown Columbia's future [rebroadcast] http://kbia.org/post/crucial-zoning-law-determines-downtown-columbias-future-rebroadcast <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week CoMo Explained shows how something called the C-2 zoning ordinance determines how Columbia is built.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 28 Nov 2013 20:05:01 +0000 Scott Pham 44498 at http://kbia.org The crucial zoning law that determine's downtown Columbia's future [rebroadcast] 24-story, upscale housing complex eyes downtown Columbia http://kbia.org/post/24-story-upscale-housing-complex-eyes-downtown-columbia <p></p><p>New York development firm Park 7 Group is considering a 24-story, luxury housing complex in downtown Columbia. The building – which would surpass the city’s next tallest by nine stories – would include several hundred units targeted toward students and young professionals.</p><p>The property’s location at the corner of Elm and 6<sup>th</sup> streets is classified as C-2 zoning. Bengal’s Bar &amp; Grill operates there right now.</p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 20:10:45 +0000 Kristofor Husted 42356 at http://kbia.org 24-story, upscale housing complex eyes downtown Columbia How the Providence Rd improvement project became such a huge deal http://kbia.org/post/how-providence-rd-improvement-project-became-such-huge-deal <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week we explain exactly what went down with the Providence Road improvement project and how it became such a huge mess.</span></p><p></p><p>The busiest intersection in Columbia is at Providence Rd and Stadium Boulevard. When the city started to look into ways to improve traffic flow about eight years ago, nobody knew it would turn into the big mess that it did. &nbsp;Before it was over, the meetings multiplied, emotions went high and the city government was accused of arranging backdoor deals.</p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Scott Pham 35285 at http://kbia.org How the Providence Rd improvement project became such a huge deal 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 How C-2 zoning could make or break Columbia http://kbia.org/post/how-c-2-zoning-could-make-or-break-columbia <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Most of downtown Columbia is zoned for "central business." &nbsp;But the same zone that lets developers build small boutiques with loft apartments lets in huge, disruptive housing complexes like the </span><a href="http://www.liveatbrookside.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Brookside Apartments</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 19:12:16 +0000 Scott Pham 32580 at http://kbia.org How C-2 zoning could make or break Columbia Managing growth in Columbia http://kbia.org/post/managing-growth-columbia <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><strong>Watch the show and join the conversation on the<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/"> Intersection website.</a></strong> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 18:34:12 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 32729 at http://kbia.org Managing growth in Columbia Niedermeyer fate sparks conversation about CoMo's C-2 zoning http://kbia.org/post/niedermeyer-fate-sparks-conversation-about-comos-c-2-zoning <p></p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 13:43:34 +0000 meredith turk 30328 at http://kbia.org Niedermeyer fate sparks conversation about CoMo's C-2 zoning