Press Releases
Aug 23, 2019
City of Columbia Municipal Election
The filing period for the November 5, 2019 Municipal Election opened on Monday, August 19, 2019 at noon and closes on Friday, September 6, 2019 at noon.
Aug 22, 2019
City Cautions Drivers to avoid Flood-Prone Streets and Intersections
The City of Columbia urges drivers to use caution when driving during severe weather.
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Action Plan Amendment Number 5
Action Plan Amendment Number 5
The City of Columbia’s Substantial Action Plan Amendment 5 was developed in order to better align available CDBG-DR resources with the remaining needs of storm survivors while addressing funding gaps
Mayor Steve Benjamin Announces New Communications Technology for First Responders
Mayor Steve Benjamin Announces New Communications Technology for First Responders
The City of Columbia has joined forces with the world’s largest telecommunications company, AT&T, to deploy the public safety communications platform FirstNet. The effort is the largest FirstNet deplo
City of Columbia Municipal Election
City of Columbia Municipal Election
The Municipal Election Commission of the City of Columbia announces the general election for the City of Columbia to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
City of Columbia Hires New Assistant City Manager for Operations
City of Columbia Hires New Assistant City Manager for Operations
Henry M. Simons has been named the new Assistant City Manager for Operations effective, August 12, 2019.
Mayor Benjamin Lights Up City Hall Orange to Bring Awareness to Gun Violence Epidemic
Mayor Benjamin Lights Up City Hall Orange to Bring Awareness to Gun Violence Epidemic
Mayor Steve Benjamin has asked City Hall to be illuminated the color orange to bring awareness to the current gun violence epidemic.
U.S. Census Bureau to Host Another Job Fair Aboard The SC DEW Coach
U.S. Census Bureau to Host Another Job Fair Aboard The SC DEW Coach
U.S. Census Bureau will be having a job fair aboard the SC DEW Career Coach Parked in front of City Hall.
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