Jefferson City city council http://kbia.org en Convention center decision expected tonight in Jefferson City http://kbia.org/post/convention-center-decision-expected-tonight-jefferson-city <p>After a long process of meeting with developers and finalizing each proposal, the Jefferson City council is expected to decide between two convention center proposals at Monday night’s meeting.</p><p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 21:20:47 +0000 Kyle Norris 50911 at http://kbia.org Convention center decision expected tonight in Jefferson City Jefferson City convention center opposition group disbands http://kbia.org/post/jefferson-city-convention-center-opposition-group-disbands <p>A local resident&rsquo;s group has decided to disband after the Jefferson City County Clerk&rsquo;s Office struck down two petition proposals.</p><p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:24:17 +0000 Kendresa Cockrell 41310 at http://kbia.org Jefferson City convention center opposition group disbands Jefferson City convention center plans spark disagreement http://kbia.org/post/jefferson-city-convention-center-plans-spark-disagreement <p>The issue of whether or not to build a convention center in Jefferson City with taxpayer funds has been a contentious one.&nbsp; At a public forum Monday hosted by the Jefferson City council, there was debate over proposed locations and whether or not the city should fund the project.&nbsp; The expected cost of over $9 million dollars is to come from existing lodging tax revenue.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 13:41:19 +0000 Ben Turner 41071 at http://kbia.org Jefferson City convention center plans spark disagreement