City of Columbia Municipal Elections

The mayor and two councilmembers shall be elected at large and four councilmembers shall be elected one from each of four separate districts. The mayor and councilmembers shall be elected for a term of four years. The term of the office of councilmembers shall be staggered, so that one-half of the membership shall be elected every two years.

Elections for city officials shall be held in odd numbered years on the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November. The next election will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019The council shall give public notice of the general city election at least 90 days prior to the date of the election.