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Posted on: June 22, 2017

FEMA's Review of Columbia Flood Zones Continues

In mid-2016, FEMA notified the City that changes to existing flood zones were being considered. The proposed changes are shown in a series of draft maps created by using both LiDAR (light detection and ranging) data and existing flood elevation data. Howe...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Special Census Underway

The City is asking residents to cooperate by answering five questions for each person living in their household.  The interview should take approximately 10 minutes.

The City assures residents that the Census Bureau never releases information that...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Summer Columbia Quarterly Newsletter

The Summer Columbia Quarterly is now available.

Summer CQ
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Free Lunch Program Available this Summer

Children of all ages in Columbia, Illinois, have FREE lunches available to them during the summer. The lunches are provided by Twigs, a charitable non-profit organization, and distributed by Bethany United Methodist Church, an affiliated partner of the TW...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Martha's Kitchen Wednesday Night Meals

Martha's Kitchen, Mary's Heart is a local event available to residents of Columbia and surrounding communities. Click here to learn more.

Posted on: December 26, 2016

Total Eclipse In The Park

A rare daytime darkness experience like no other. Come for lunch and visit the food trucks. Live music! Eclipse viewing glasses for sale ($1) while they last!