City takes steps toward ERA territory

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City’s Common Council took the first official steps toward making the entire city an Economic Revitalization Area (ERA).At Tuesday’s regular meeting, the board moved to approve a blanket ERA for the city, a topic that had been discussed in previous council meetings.After discussions, several council members agreed — “it makes sense.”To read the rest of this story, see the Oct. 26-27 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.