committee http://kbia.org en New YMCA may develop in Ashland http://kbia.org/post/new-ymca-may-develop-ashland <p>Ashland residents may see a new YMCA -- that's because a committee said it wants to raise $500,000 in the next 5 years to jump start a new branch of the Jefferson City Area YMCA.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Spokesperson, George </span>Hartsfield<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, of the Jefferson City Area YMCA, is overseeing the committee’s proposal. He said he wants the public to know the $500,000 isn’t necessarily going to build a new gym just yet.</span></p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 04:21:02 +0000 Andrew Kauffman 43381 at http://kbia.org New YMCA may develop in Ashland Committee will spread word on Columbia sewers proposal http://kbia.org/post/committee-will-spread-word-columbia-sewers-proposal <p></p><p>Columbia Mayor Bob McDavid announced the appointment of a citizens committee Thursday. The group’s job will be to inform the community of a proposed tax increase to improve the city sewage system. Third Ward City Councilman Karl Skala says Columbia needs this proposal.</p><p>“Our sewer system is just wearing out in some places, in particular on the West side in the fourth Ward there are a lot of common collectors, as they’re known and those have the responsibilities of the home owners to maintain those sewer lines,” Skala says. Fri, 20 Sep 2013 14:12:12 +0000 Tiege Dooley-Panko 40851 at http://kbia.org Committee will spread word on Columbia sewers proposal Mo. House interim committee to focus on elections http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-interim-committee-focus-elections <p>Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones has created an interim committee to study the state's election process. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 22:52:44 +0000 Associated Press 34875 at http://kbia.org Mo. House interim committee to focus on elections