The purpose of the commission is to plan, establish, develop, construct, enlarge, improve, maintain, equip, operate, regulate, protect and police such airports and air navigation facilities as shall be necessary to serve the people of the Richland-Lexington airport district.
Created by SC Code 55-11-310.


The Commission consists of twelve (12) members. Five (5) appointments are made each by Richland and Lexington County Councils, and two (2) by the Columbia City Council.
 Term of office is four (4) years with the possibility to be re-appointed for 3 terms.
All appointees must reside within the corporate limits of the city.


Meetings are held on a quarterly basis or as needed.

City Appointed Committee Members:

Term Ends
Carol Fowler2
June 2024
Breon Walker
February 2022

Contact Info:

Mr. Dan Mann
Executive Director
Columbia Metropolitian Airport
(803) 822-5000
[email protected]
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