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MLK Dream Keeper Scholarship
Nominations are now being accepted for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dream Keeper Scholarship
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City Art Center Hosts Holiday Sale and Auction
Join us Nov. 22 at Earlewood Park Community Center for this annual holiday sale and auction benefiting the Creative Journey Project.
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Start Fresh Financial Education Workshops
Learn the importance of banking, budgeting, saving and building your credit.
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Main Street Ice opens Thanksgiving Day
Grab your family and friends and head down to Boyd Plaza for the opening day of Main Street ICE! Opening day price is $8.
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ColumbiaSC.net Marks One Year Anniversary
An Update On Our Progress
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City of Columbia recognized by the NLC
Let’s Move! Columbia Branding and Marketing Featured in National Publication
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Inclement Weather Center Set to Open
United Way of the Midlands, in partnership with Transitions, Salvation Army and the City of Columbia, will operate an Inclement Weather Center at 191 Calhoun on nights that are expected to drop to 40 degrees or below between November 6 and April 1.
City Manager's Spotlight on October 2014
The City Manager’s Spotlight provides details about what is happening in the City of Columbia in an effort to keep citizens informed about City operations. The City Manager’s Spotlight on October 2014 reflects on the Citizen Satisfaction Survey, Campus Public Safety Meeting, Finlay Park Master Plan Public Meeting, Main/North Main Street Façade Program, Columbia Empowerment Zone Inc. Ribbon Cutting, Fire Prevention Week and more.
​City of Columbia Holiday Closings & Garbage Collection Schedule Changes
City offices will be closed in observance of the upcoming holidays affecting the garbage and recycling schedule.
The City’s Office of Business Opportunities Partners with Local Businesses
The City of Columbia’s Office of Business Opportunities is partnering with local shopping districts for Small Business Saturday on Nov. 29. Citizens who shop in one of the seven designated districts and participate in #SelfieSaturday could win a $50 gift card.
Let’s Move! Columbia Branding and Marketing Featured in National Publication
The City of Columbia was recognized by the National League of Cities’ Institute for Youth, Education, and Families (NLC) for its marketing and branding of Let’s Move! Columbia in the Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties (LMCTC) resource guide. Let’s Move! Columbia is featured in the Marketing and Branding Spotlight for communication efforts to increase awareness of the City’s efforts to encourage citizens to incorporate physical activity and healthy eating into their daily lives.
City of Columbia Accepting Nominations for the MLK Dream Keeper Scholarship
The City of Columbia is accepting nominations for the 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dream Keeper Scholarship Awards. The Dream Keeper Award recognizes exemplary displays of committed service to the tenets of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Winners will be announced at the City of Columbia’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Monday, January 19, 2015, at 4 p.m. at the Martin Luther King Jr. Park and Community Center, 2300 Greene Street.
CDBG Notice of Funds Available (NOFA) and Request for Applications (RFA)
The City of Columbia invites applications from qualified entities to apply for funding annually through the Notice of Funds Available/Request for Application (NOFA/RFA) process. Agencies that provide activities that are consistent with locally developed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Priorities and to address the federal/local Consolidated Plan objectives are encouraged to apply. Funds are made available for activities in two categories; 1) Public Service/Neighborhood Improvement Grants and 2) Non-Public Service/Public Facilities/Infrastructure Improvement Grants.
PRESS RELEASES
November 21, 2014
Boil Water Advisory: Upper Loop Way
The City of Columbia Water Works advises the water customers of Upper Loop Way to vigorously boil their water for at least one (1) full minute prior to drinking or cooking. November 21, 2014
Art Center to Host Annual Holiday Art Sale and Silent Auction
The City of Columbia Art Center will host its annual Holiday Art Sale and Silent Auction on Saturday, November 22, 2014, at the Earlewood Park Community Center.November 10, 2014
City Kicks Off Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Honor the Dream Food Drive
The City of Columbia, Richland School District One and the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Foundation have kicked off the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Honor the Dream Food Drive benefiting Harvest Hope Food Bank. The food drive ends January 2, 2015.November 03, 2014
City of Columbia’s Outdoor Ice Skating Rink Opens Thanksgiving Day
Main Street ICE opens Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27, from 5 to 10 p.m., and will remain open until Jan. 19. Opening day price is $8. The rink will be open from 1 to 10 p.m. the day after Thanksgiving.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
13th Annual Columbia Choice Award Winners
The City of Columbia Tree & Appearance Commission and Columbia Green have chosen the winners of the 13th Annual Columbia Choice Awards. Sims Park Playground Closed Due To Construction
Until further notice, the playground area at Sims Park, 3500 Duncan Street is closed to visitors, effective Friday, November 14 in order for contractors to install new playground equipment.
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Sam Davis
District I


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Tameika Isaac Devine
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Leona Plaugh
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Brian DeQuincey Newman
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Cameron Runyan
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Moe Baddourah
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