The City of Columbia would like to salute our City employees and other essential staff who are working behind the scenes each day, during the pandemic.
Our new series, 'Hometown Heroes' honors those individuals who are going beyond the call of duty each day to ensure the safety of those they serve.
First responders from Richland County and City of Columbia wanted to do something special for the Prisma Health team members to celebrate their hard work and dedication.
A generous donation of surgical masks was given to Councilman Sam Davis for residents in need in the 29203 zip code area. According to South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, the 29203 zip code has been identified as one of the areas with the highest COVID-19 case counts.
In honor of National Telecommunicators week, the City of Columbia recognized our CRC 9-1-1 Team on Friday, April 17th with a “First Responders Salute”. Vehicles in the motorcade included representation from Columbia Fire Department, Columbia Police Department, Richland County Sheriff’s Department, Richland County EMS and Richland County Coroner’s Office.