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Aug 07, 2020
Dominion Energy to Perform Tree Trimming Activities as Scheduled for 2020
Dominion Energy will perform tree trimming activities along overhead utility lines in the following neighborhoods for the next two weeks
Aug 06, 2020
Pet Adoption Fees Waived for Clear The Shelters Event
In conjunction with Clear The Shelters, Columbia Animal Services will be waiving all adoption fees on August 14, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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Clear the Shelter Adoption Event
Clear the Shelter Adoption Event
In conjunction with Clear the Shelters, Columbia Animal Services will be waiving all adoption fees on Friday, August 14, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
City of Columbia Parks and Recreation to Distribute Free Meals to Youth
City of Columbia Parks and Recreation to Distribute Free Meals to Youth
In an effort to support our youth and families within the community as they return to school, The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department would like to provide free meals.
Mayor Steve Benjamin and Columbia City Council Unanimously Approves Emergency Ordinance Extending Mask Face Coverings and Temporary Suspension of Meetings
Mayor Steve Benjamin and Columbia City Council Unanimously Approves Emergency Ordinance Extending Mask Face Coverings and Temporary Suspension of Meetings
Mayor Steve Benjamin and Columbia City Council unanimously approved an emergency ordinance that extends the temporary suspension of the normal operating procedures of City Council.
City of Columbia Receives 2020 Municipal Achievement Award
City of Columbia Receives 2020 Municipal Achievement Award
The City of Columbia has received a 2020 Achievement Award from the Municipal Association of South Carolina (MASC). The awards honor innovation and excellence in local government projects and services
Columbia-Richland Fire Department Named a 2019 Fire Safe South Carolina Community
Columbia-Richland Fire Department Named a 2019 Fire Safe South Carolina Community
CRFD recently received the exciting news that is being recognized as one of 57 Fire Safe communities in the state of South Carolina for the year 2019.
Flower Field At Corner of Main and Elmwood Streets as Symbol of Hope for Vibrancy and Renewed Growth
Flower Field At Corner of Main and Elmwood Streets as Symbol of Hope for Vibrancy and Renewed Growth
Flowers will greet visitors and residents at the corner of Main and Elmwood Streets with color and beauty. Equally, the flowering plants are being planted to instill hope, happiness and renewal.
COVID-19 Solid Waste Collection Procedures
COVID-19 Solid Waste Collection Procedures
Solid Waste Division is asking all residents to ensure all household garbage is bagged and containerized and all recyclables are containerized in the appropriate City-issued roll carts.
City of Columbia to Waive Online Payment Processing Charge for Water, Sewer, Commercial Solid Waste & Parking Garage Rental Services
City of Columbia to Waive Online Payment Processing Charge for Water, Sewer, Commercial Solid Waste & Parking Garage Rental Services
To support efforts of our entire Midlands community, the online payment processing charge will be waived for water, sewer, commercial solid waste and parking garage rental fees until further notice.
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