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Aug 15, 2019
City of Columbia Municipal Election | Tuesday, November 5, 2019
COLUMBIA, SC - The Municipal Election Commission of the City of Columbia announces the general election for the City of Columbia to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
Aug 15, 2019
Bull Street Commission Meeting| Monday, August 19, 2019
On Monday, August 19, 2019, the Bull Street Commission will meet at City Hall, 1737 Main St. on the 2nd floor in the Mayor’s Conference room at 2 p.m.
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City of Columbia Municipal Election | Tuesday, November 5, 2019
City of Columbia Municipal Election | Tuesday, November 5, 2019
The Municipal Election Commission of the City of Columbia announces the general election for the City of Columbia to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
City of Columbia Hires New Assistant City Manager for Operations
City of Columbia Hires New Assistant City Manager for Operations
Henry M. Simons has been named the new Assistant City Manager for Operations effective, August 12, 2019.
Mayor Benjamin Lights Up City Hall Orange to Bring Awareness to Gun Violence Epidemic
Mayor Benjamin Lights Up City Hall Orange to Bring Awareness to Gun Violence Epidemic
Mayor Steve Benjamin has asked City Hall to be illuminated the color orange to bring awareness to the current gun violence epidemic.
The City of Columbia invites YOU to participate in Columbia’s 5th Annual Park(ing) Day!
The City of Columbia invites YOU to participate in Columbia’s 5th Annual Park(ing) Day!
PARK(ing) Day is an annual open-source global event where citizens, artists and activists collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places.
U.S. Census Bureau to Host Another Job Fair Aboard The SC DEW Coach
U.S. Census Bureau to Host Another Job Fair Aboard The SC DEW Coach
U.S. Census Bureau will be having a job fair aboard the SC DEW Career Coach Parked in front of City Hall.
CFD Welcomes 12 New Firefighters into Department
CFD Welcomes 12 New Firefighters into Department
Columbia Richland Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins officially confirmed 12 new firefighters for the department as members of the 2019-01 CFD Recruit Class graduated on July 25, 2019.
City’s Misting Stations to Operate During Summer Heat
City’s Misting Stations to Operate During Summer Heat
The City of Columbia will operate misting stations in several of the City’s parks to help guests stay cool on days when the heat index reaches 90 degrees or higher.
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