City considers study of south side water issues

COLUMBIA CITY — Excessive wetness is an issue that’s been at the top of the Columbia City “to-do” list for years.Last week the town’s Board of Works and Safety heard a presentation from GAI Consultants about a study to help combat at least some of the town’s drainage problem.“That area has a history of surface flooding problems,” said Columbia City Outside Operations Manager Jeff Walker about an area outlined in what the consulting firm identifies in the South Side Stormwater Study.“It’s a pretty large watershed area.”——To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.