Columbia residents have driven by the green and yellow Title Loans building near Devine Road and seen a reminder of the damaging and lethal 2015 flood. The building and land is about to be cleaned up, now.
The Metropolis of Columbia acquired a FEMA grant to purchase bothered houses and the vacant enterprise, in line with a press release from the Columbia Police Division.
The assertion stated getting the grant came after an “in depth info gathering and a lengthy software process…”
After demolition, the land will turn out to be a green area “in perpetuity” in accordance with circumstances for receiving the grant, the police division stated.
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The demolition will happen on March 18.
Another property that housed a mortgage enterprise throughout Devine road nonetheless stays blighted from the 2015 flood.