Press Releases
May 25, 2018
City Parking over Memorial Day Holiday
The City of Columbia’s Parking Services division is excited to offer the Columbia community & visitors complimentary parking.
May 23, 2018
Animal Services' 10th Annual Fill the Truck event brings in major donations
More than 1,800 pounds of dry dog food, 560 pounds of dry cat good, pet toys, blankets and other supplies were donated for the Columbia Animal Shelter.
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City Offices to close in observance of Memorial Day
City Offices to close in observance of Memorial Day
A number of City of Columbia offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 28.
Preservation Month 2018 - Main Street Scavenger Hunt
Preservation Month 2018 - Main Street Scavenger Hunt
Join us for a fun look at history and architecture all around you in the Main Street Scavenger Hunt.
Benjamin is now US Conference of Mayors president
Benjamin is now US Conference of Mayors president
Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin made history on Monday, May 7 by becoming the first South Carolina mayor to serve as president of the US Conference of Mayors.
Pet of the Week
Pet of the Week
The Columbia Animal Shelter's Pet of the Week is Beaufort. Beaufort is a 2-year-old, black and tan Bloodhound mix.
Rate Change Drop Ins
Rate Change Drop Ins
Columbia Water and Sewer customers are encouraged to attend Rate Change Drop-Ins to ask questions about the services and learn about upcoming improvements.
Construction Advisory | Farrow Rd. from Columbia College Dr. to E. Campanella Dr.
Construction Advisory | Farrow Rd. from Columbia College Dr. to E. Campanella Dr.
The City of Columbia and the SC Department of Transportation will begin to resurface, restripe and add buffered bike lanes along Farrow Rd. from Columbia College Dr. to E. Campanella on May 21.
Pools and Splash Pads set to open on May 26
Pools and Splash Pads set to open on May 26
The recreational swim season will officially kick off on Saturday, May 26 at area pools and splash pads.
Mayor's Corner
Mayor Steve Benjamin
Welcome to the official website of the City of Columbia! I hope that it is helpful to you, as we offer many services and attractions here in our beautiful capital city!
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City Council
City Manager
City Manager Teresa Wilson
As a municipal trailblazer, City Manager Teresa Wilson leads the executive team for South Carolina's capital city. On a daily basis, she works diligently to address the needs of residents in the community.
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Envision Columbia City Council Vision Statement