Saturday, June 13, 2015

Fire Chief's summary of building condition

Columbia Fire Chief Scott Ryno details findings about a potentially unstable building at 208-210 Locust Street.  Earlier in the day, some residents expressed concerns about the safety of the structure. Emergency personnel responded at about 4:30 this afternoon to investigate the building. The 200 block of Locust was shut down for several hours as a collapse team, structural engineers, and fire personnel examined the structure.