Press Releases
Jul 13, 2020
City’s Pet of the Week: Groot!
Groot is our adoptable pet of the week and we just simply cannot say enough about this awesome guy.
Jul 13, 2020
Advertisement of Vacancies on Various Boards and Commissions
Advertisement of Vacancies on Various Boards and Commissions The City of Columbia is accepting applications to fill several vacancies on the following boards and commissions.
City Media
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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.
City of Columbia Outdoor Dining Encroachment Updates
City of Columbia Outdoor Dining Encroachment Updates
The City of Columbia supports and encourages the public use and enjoyment of sidewalks, tree zones, and other right-of-way areas for outdoor dining in all entertainment districts.
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