June 10, 2011 RSS feed / Government / Neighborhood

City employees save city dollars

Columbia City Council held its regular meeting Tuesday night, June 7, on the third floor of City Hall. Awards for cost-saving suggestions  More...

Richland County Council discusses banning texting and emailing while driving

At the Richland County Council meeting this week, a proposal to ban texting and emailing while driving was discussed in length by the council. Seth Rose proposed the ordinance, which mirrors the law recently enacted by the City of Columbia. More...

Columbia Council of Neighborhoods holds annual awards ceremony

The Columbia Council of Neighborhoods has established a program to recognize deserving individuals and organizations. The annual awards ceremony and banquet will be held on Saturday June 11, 2011, Downtown Marriott Hotel from 6:00 - 8:30. More...

South Kilbourne Neighborhood gets update on substation

SCE& G is another step closer to building a substation on Rosewood drive, according to South Kilbourne Neighborhood Assocation President Michele Huggins at the South Kilbourne Neighborhood Association meeting on June 2. More...

Destination Hometown: Columbia’s entertainment guide

For many residents in Columbia, summer will provide an opportunity for vacation time—maybe the beach or mountain area— but Leshia Utsey is asking for Columbia residents to plan for a vacation in Columbia. More...

Solicitor speaks to Hyatt Park community

It has been nearly five months since Dan Johnson first took office as the solicitor for Richland and Kershaw County. On Tuesday, June 7 Johnson spoke to the residents of the Hyatt Park community. More...