City Manager Teresa Wilson Announces Formation of Police Chief Search Committee
Columbia City Manager Teresa Wilson announced on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, that she has formed a Police Chief Search Committee that consists of five members This is a major benchmark in the police chief search process. The membership of the committee represents various law enforcement, public safety and criminal justice disciplines.
City Manager Announces General Obligation Credit Rating Increase
The City of Columbia's general obligation bond (GO) rating from Standard & Poors has been upgraded from "AA" to "AA+."
Standard & Poor's assessment of the City's credit worthiness encompassed a variety of factors including:
City Manager's Month in Review for November
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Winners of 2013 Columbia Choice Awards Announced
The awards recognize the prolific and creative landscape design of businesses, neighborhoods and public groups that enhance the quality of life in the City of Columbia.
Columbia Choice Awards were awarded in the following categories:
Announcing Call For 2013 Martin Luther King Jr. Dream Keeper Scholarship Nominations
Nominations are being accepted for the 2013 Martin Luther King Jr. Dream Keeper Scholarships. The Dream Keeper award recognizes exemplary displays of committed service to the tenets of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
City Of Columbia and Richland County Partner for New Alerts System
The City Of Columbia and Richland County have partnered to launch a new alerts system called Columbia-Richland Alerts, also known as C.R.A.