Little Elf Spreads Holiday Cheer, Raises Money for Local Charities

By now, many in Columbus have read about the adventures of one of our community's littlest elf, Forest Schott.  Through the efforts of his mom, Megan Schott, they have so far raised over $1,500 to be shared by two local organizations, Salvation Army and the Columbus Fireman's Cheer Fund. Forest's charitable mischief not only caught [...]

2017-12-08T17:24:58+00:00 News|

Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator – Utilities

City of Columbus  Applications can be picked up in the Personnel Office at Columbus City Hall, 123 Washington Street, Columbus IN 47201 or obtained online at  on the Career Link.  Applications can be submitted to Date of Request: December 7, 2017 Date Required: January 2, 2018 Department: Utilities, Wastewater Treatment Plant Position Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant [...]

2017-12-07T14:18:07+00:00 Job Openings|

Don’t Miss Not So Silent Night in downtown Columbus

Join the Downtown Columbus merchants for an evening of holiday fun and shopping. Enjoy activities at kidscommons for the kids and carriage rides. Don't forget to stop and see Santa outside the Commons from 4:00-8:00 pm. Get the details at the Not So Silent Night Facebook page

2017-12-06T17:29:30+00:00 News|

City Holiday Hours for December

City offices will be closed on Friday, December 22 and Monday, December 25, 2017 in observance of the Christmas holiday and Friday, December 29 and Monday, January 1, 2017 in observance of the New Year's holiday. Trash and recycling pickup will be one day later than your normally scheduled day due to the holidays. View the trash and recycling [...]

2017-12-01T10:47:54+00:00 News|

Santa Hours at The Commons

Santa Claus is coming to Columbus - but only on certain days and times! Meet Santa and share your wish list with him outside The Commons next to the Washington Street entrance on the following dates: Saturday, December 9, 2017, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm                     [...]

2017-12-01T10:54:01+00:00 News|

Account Receivable Clerk – Clerk Treasurer Office

City Of Columbus Job Posting Department: Clerk Treasurer Office Title: Account Receivable Clerk FLSA: Non-exempt Supervised By: Clerk Treasurer Supervises: None 2018 Salary Range:  $25,846 - $36,922 Application deadline:  Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 5 p.m. General Description: Enter receipts and balance daily deposit. Prepare minutes, Council agendas and other record keeping. Greet the public and answer the phone. Read More:

2017-11-28T11:40:18+00:00 Job Openings|

City Holiday Tree and Downtown Light Up Friday

The City Hall Holiday Tree and the trees along Washington Street will be all aglow beginning Friday, November 24. Both the City Hall and Washington Street trees will be lit on Friday evening and will remain lit in the evenings during the holiday season. The 2017 City Hall Holiday tree was donated to the City by [...]

2017-11-21T17:25:19+00:00 News|

Loose Leaf Collection Update

Due to leaves falling all at once and the past Veteran’s Day Holiday, City crews are running behind on the normal leaf collection schedule. Loose leaves that are normally picked up on your trash day will  now be picked up approximately a day and a half later. Your patience and cooperation is appreciated as City [...]

2017-11-17T10:35:56+00:00 News|

Statement on Flooding on City Streets

Due to the extensive rain the Columbus area experienced on Sunday, November 4, many streets and storm sewers are flooded. The flooding is also compounded by leaves in the streets and storm sewers, which inhibits drainage. The Columbus Police Department and Department of Public Works employees have been out all Sunday evening dealing with flooded [...]

2017-11-06T07:14:29+00:00 News|