Press Releases
May 14, 2021
City of Columbia Announces New Business Liaison to Help Better Streamline Business Within the City
The City of Columbia is pleased to announce our new business liaison, Greg Williams.
May 13, 2021
City of Columbia Issues Statement Regarding Mask Ordinance
On May 11, 2021, City Council voted to extend the mask ordinance until June 5, 2021. In light of the current guidance from the CDC, which was announced today, May 13, 2021.
City Media
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City Offices to Close in Observance of Memorial Day
City Offices to Close in Observance of Memorial Day
In observance of Memorial Day, the City of Columbia offices will be closed on Monday, May 31, 2021.
Office of Business Opportunities Hosting Webinar “Certifications 101: Using the Right Tools to Grow Your Business”
Office of Business Opportunities Hosting Webinar “Certifications 101: Using the Right Tools to Grow Your Business”
If you’ve wanted to get your business certified, but didn’t know where to begin, then this webinar is for you!
City’s Parks and Recreation Department Online Registration is Now Open
City’s Parks and Recreation Department Online Registration is Now Open
The Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce that it has begun accepting registration and payments online for activities, programs and rentals on May 3, 2021.
City of Columbia Opens First Parklet
City of Columbia Opens First Parklet
The City of Columbia is celebrating the addition of our first public parklet, an outdoor space placed in a parking space with public seating for all to use!
City of Columbia Lobbyist Registration
City of Columbia Lobbyist Registration
According to City Code §2-301, individuals are required to complete and submit a City of Columbia Lobbyist Registration Form, if you are employed or retained, with compensation and more.
City of Columbia Municipal Court to Begin Spring Forward Amnesty Program
City of Columbia Municipal Court to Begin Spring Forward Amnesty Program
The City of Columbia Municipal Court will be implementing a “Spring Forward Amnesty Program” every Friday in May.
Free Community Vaccination Clinic in Columbia Able to Give Up to One Thousand Pfizer Shots Every Day
Free Community Vaccination Clinic in Columbia Able to Give Up to One Thousand Pfizer Shots Every Day
Hundreds of people have already received their vaccinations at the clinic, located at 7201 Two Notch Road.
Applications Are Open! 2021 Dream Big Awards
Applications Are Open! 2021 Dream Big Awards
The Dream Big Awards celebrate the success of small businesses and honors their contributions to the growth and diversity of the U.S. economy.
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