The Free Times reports that a mediator has been appointed to help resolve the issues surrounding improved athletic facilities on campus. Here's link to the article: Free Times on April 9.
The rezoning request advanced on first reading. A second reading is necessary. That reading will occur when City Council meets on April 17.
There is a sketch of a plan for the athletic facilities on campus.
Here is a link to the Athletic Booster Club's flyer with more details about the meeting on March 20 and the rezoning plan.
News from September 2017
Click here for a letter dated September 19, 2017 signed by the Mayor of Columbia and the Chair of Richland District One.
News from May 2017
The City Council did not vote on the zoning change required to upgrade Dreher's on-campus facilities. See the various reports on the meeting by WIS-TV, WLTX, and The State. Photos from the meeting are at The State website.
Details are here: http://dreherathletics.com/…/city-council-to-rule-on-zonin…/
Please write, email or telephone members of the City Council to let them know that you support Dreher.
Read a thoughtful Letter to the Editor of The State newspaper about the benefit to the community as a whole of upgrading Dreher's campus: Letter to the Editor. Dreher students thank you, Mr. Boyd.