wendy noren http://kbia.org en Low voter turnout in Columbia sewer system bond measure http://kbia.org/post/low-voter-turnout-columbia-sewer-system-bond-measure <p>Voter turnout in Columbia was low today as residents decide on a $32.3 million bond measure for the city’s sewer system.</p><p>Around noon, only about 2,400 people had voted.&nbsp; Boone County Clerk Wendy Noren said she isn’t quite sure why there has been such the low turnout.</p><p>The proposal comes because the city’s need for major sewer improvements. With the bond the city would be able to complete major maintenance on the existing sewer system due to rainwater getting in the system and old pipes.</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 23:55:34 +0000 Madi Morris 43316 at http://kbia.org Low voter turnout in Columbia sewer system bond measure Boone County looks at new voting technology http://kbia.org/post/boone-county-looks-new-voting-technology <p>Boone County is collaborating with MU and the Secretary of State to develop new voting system technologies for military and overseas voters. Fri, 16 Dec 2011 17:17:53 +0000 5457 at http://kbia.org Boone County looks at new voting technology