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Posted on: May 12, 2022

City Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

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The City of Columbia is pleased to announce it has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the City’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the Fiscal Year 2020-2021 from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). T...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Fiberon breaks ground on new site

Fiberon Groundreaking

Fiberon, a leading manufacturer of outdoor living products, broke ground on a new manufacturing facility in Columbia, Tennessee, Tuesday, May 10. The facility is expected to be at least 500,000 square feet and is being built on a 130-acre plot of land. Du...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Council Presents Awards to Columbia Mayor's Youth Council

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Columbia Mayor's Youth Council had the honor of being presented at the April City Council meeting. The City is pleased to have this fine group of students represent the youth of Columbia. Mayor Chaz Molder and PIO Jacey Bomar presented each counc...

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Posted on: April 20, 2022

City Presents Midstate Classic Game Balls

Lt. Gov. Randy McNally

City Manager Tony Massey and Parks & Recreation Department Director Mack Reagan presented Lieutenant Governor Randy McNally with two game balls from this year’s Midstate Classic Collegiate softball tournament in appreciatio...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

CPD Officer Marc Jett named April Employee of the Month

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The City is proud to announce Officer Marc Jett as April 2022 Employee of the Month! In November and December of 2021, Officer Jett worked very hard at collecting donations for the annual Shop with a Cop hosted by CPD. Officer Jett collected dollars from ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

Columbia Police Department's 2022 Memorial Service

CPD Memorial Service

You are cordially invited to the Columbia Police Department's 2022 Memorial Service presented by the Honor Guards of the Columbia Police Department and the Maury County Sheriff's DepartmentJoin us as we pay tribute to the brav...
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Posted on: March 30, 2022

Vice Mayor Dr. Christa Martin selected as 2022 Women of Influence Honoree by NBJ

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Dr. Christa S. Martin, Vice Mayor of the City of Columbia, Tennessee was announced as one of the 2022 Women of Influence honorees by Nashville Business Journal. To view the complete article, visit here.

The Nashville Business Journal’s Women of I...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Columbia Police Department Presented Awards from ESGR

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The City would like to congratulate Columbia Police Department, Tennessee's Chief Jeremy Alsup for being awarded the 2022 ESGR Patriotic Employer Award from the Department of Defense's Employer Support of The Guard and Reserve. Chief Als...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

Fire & Rescue Chief Ty Cobb Announced March Employee of the Month

Chief Cobb Employee of the Month

The City is pleased to announce Columbia Fire & Rescue Chief Ty Cobb as March Employee of the Month. Chief Cobb has advanced the department in a strategic, analytical manner. He considers all aspects when making daily vital decisions, from making equi...

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Posted on: March 11, 2022

City of Columbia Passes Largest Street Paving Allocation in History

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The City of Columbia is pleased to announce the passing of a $3.2 million allocation for a City street resurfacing project, the largest street resurfacing allocation in the City’s history. City Council approved the paving list during the March 1...

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Posted on: March 10, 2022

Visit Columbia Launches New Cultural Trail App

Cultural Trail App Historical Marker

Visit Columbia, the City's official destination marketing entity, is pleased to announce the launch of the new Columbia Cultural Trail App. This self-guided tour takes you around Downtown Columbia and through the Columbia Arts District exploring ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

City Hires New Main Street Manager

Kelli Johnson

The City of Columbia is pleased to announce that Kelli Johnson has joined the City as the new Main Street Manager. She begins March 7, 2022 in this newly created, full-time position. 

Johnson’s background is in marketing and eve...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Steve Carden Recognized as Employee of the Month

Steve Carden

The City would like to congratulate Assistant Finance Director Steve Carden on being chosen as February Employee of the Month! Steve began in the Finance Department in March of 2021 and has quickly become a major asset to the City. Steve is a master of th...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

City of Columbia Parks & Recreation Awarded Champion of Economic Impact Award in Sports Tourism

Sports Tourism Award

The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation is honored to have been awarded the title as a 2021 Champion of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism for the Premier Girls Fastpitch Super Select Championship hosted at Ridley Sports Complex from Ap...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

Amy Owens Promoted to Assistant Chief Building Official

Amy Owens

The City is pleased to announce that Amy Owens has been promoted to Assistant Chief Building Official!

Amy has been with the City since August of 2008. Amy always goes above and beyond her duties to ensure citizens and co-workers needs are met. Amy always ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

Travis Neas Promoted to Chief Building Official

Travis Neas

The City is proud to announce that Travis Neas has been promoted to Chief Building Official!Travis has been with the City since June of 2003. He always demonstrates dedication to the City and great willingness to work with the community. Help us in congra...

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Posted on: February 11, 2022

February 10, 2022 Named Bill Marbet Day

Bill Marbet Day

The City was proud to proclaim, February 10, 2022 as Bill Marbet Day!

Bill Marbet will be inducted into the 40th class of the TSSAA Hall of Fame in April 2022! Marbet holds many accomplishments in #ColumbiaTN and contributions to the community. He...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

City of Columbia announces Jake Hubbell as New City Judge

Jake Hubbell

The City of Columbia announces Jake Hubbell as the new City Judge. Congratulations, Jake! The City is pleased to have you on board.

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

Fiberon to Establish Operations in Maury County

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Fiberon officials announced today the company will establish new manufacturing and distribution operations in Columbia, Tenne...

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