Columbia Sewer System Bond Issue Approved

4 years 10 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, November 05 2013 Nov 5, 2013 Tuesday, November 05, 2013 8:28:00 PM CST November 05, 2013 in News
By: Blair Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Columbia voters overwhelmingly approved $32.3 million in bonds to be issued by the city in order to build and repair the city-wide sewer system.

With 100 percent of precincts reporting, just over 4,500 people voted in favor of the bond issue, while 1,137 voted against.

The 5,667 people who voted represented only 8 percent of the more than 70,000 registered voters in Boone County.

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