providence road http://kbia.org en 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 After years of discussion, Columbia has a plan for Providence Road http://kbia.org/post/after-years-discussion-columbia-has-plan-providence-road <p>The Columbia City Council approved a plan Monday to improve traffic flow along Providence Road near Stadium Boulevard in the city’s Grasslands neighborhood.</p><p>In cooperation with the Missouri Department of Transportation, the city will remove the traffic signal at Providence and Rollins Street and will add new traffic signals on Providence at Turner Avenue and at Burnam Road.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 13:41:02 +0000 Andrew Nichols 34828 at http://kbia.org After years of discussion, Columbia has a plan for Providence Road 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