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8:02 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Business owner says Walnut Street construction hurts business

Short Street parking garage in Columbia, Mo.
Credit Chris Gothner / KBIA

Columbia’s new Short Street parking garage opened this Tuesday, but workers are still constructing nearby buildings.

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12:00 pm
Thu August 9, 2012

Man dies after reportedly jumping from downtown garage

A man died after jumping off the parking garage at 5th and Walnut in Columbia Thursday morning.

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9:26 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Columbia city council OKs Walnut Street rezoning

The Columbia City Council has agreed to rezone two lots on Walnut Street to make way for a new apartment building.  The decision came in a vote at Monday's city council meeting, where councilmembers voted 6-1 to rezone two lots on Walnut Street near College Avenue from residential to commercial, despite protests from neighbors. 

After an earlier rezoning request was denied by the Planning and Zoning Commission, Jon and Nathan Odle, owners of the property, added two amendments to the request, including contributions to a new city bus system known as FastCAT Express. 

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