john ott

1:00 pm
Fri April 26, 2013

How zoning laws shape downtown Columbia

The vast majority of downtown Columbia is zoned C-2

  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, was almost demolished to make way for another high-rise apartment building. But why is this happening?

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CoMo Explained
2:12 pm
Wed April 24, 2013

How C-2 zoning could make or break Columbia

Downtown Columbia
Credit Chris Yunker / Flickr

Most of downtown Columbia is zoned for "central business."  But the same zone that lets developers build small boutiques with loft apartments lets in huge, disruptive housing complexes like the Brookside Apartments.

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5:18 pm
Mon May 14, 2012

The future of downtown Columbia

Watch the show and join the conversation on the Intersection website.

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