Press Releases
Jul 28, 2021
City’s 2021-2022 After-School Program Begins August 18
The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department’s After-School Program will begin on Wednesday, August 18 for youth ages 5-12.
Jul 27, 2021
Registration Period Now Open for City’s Youth Soccer League
The Columbia Parks & Recreation Department is accepting registrations for the youth soccer league beginning Monday, July 19, 2021 through Friday, August 20.
City Media
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City of Columbia Receives Two SC OSHA Safety Awards
City of Columbia Receives Two SC OSHA Safety Awards
The City of Columbia Public Works Department and Public Administration Department were recognized as recipients for their outstanding safety performance at the 2021 Safety Achievement Awards.
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.
Office of Business Opportunities to Host Virtual Workshops
Office of Business Opportunities to Host Virtual Workshops
The Office of Business Opportunities Department will host free webinars in August. Among topics covered during the workshops include tips for sustaining a banking relationship for your business.
FEMA Schedules Virtual Public Meeting Regarding Columbia Canal Repairs
FEMA Schedules Virtual Public Meeting Regarding Columbia Canal Repairs
The public is invited to attend a virtual meeting to provide input on how FEMA should address potential effects on historic properties while repairs are being conducted on the Columbia Canal.
Saluda River Greenway Statement
Saluda River Greenway Statement
The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department finalized a “soft opening” of the Saluda River Greenway.
Updated City’s Recreational Swim Season Began Memorial Day Weekend
Updated City’s Recreational Swim Season Began Memorial Day Weekend
The recreational swim season for the City of Columbia’s outdoor pools and splash pads/spray pools began Saturday, May 29, 2021, the Columbia Parks & Recreation Department announced.
COVID-19 Housing Relief Fund
COVID-19 Housing Relief Fund
The City of Columbia's Housing Relief Fund program is accepting applications for assistance for low and moderate income individuals or families whose income has been negatively affected by COVID-19.
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.
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