City Hall will be closed on Friday, August 17 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm. This includes the following Department offices: Mayor's Office Community Development Engineering Human Resources Human Rights Planning Redevelopment For more information, contact us at (812) 376-2500.
Area schools, including students in Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation and Flatrock Hawcreek School Corporation, return to school on Wednesday, August 8. Drivers are encouraged to use caution, especially during early morning hours, as kids will be walking, biking and waiting at bus stops in neighborhoods.
City offices will resume their normal hourly schedule on August 13 and will be open from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday. During the summer months, several City offices observed modified hours. If you are planning to contact or visit a particular City department, check their hours on the City website, as some [...]
The issue of public safety around dams is important to anyone directly or indirectly involved in recreational activities in rivers or streams, especially as many Hoosiers are visiting areas for water recreation during the summer months. Thousands of these “low head” dams are scattered across our country including several in and near Columbus. While the [...]
The ENVISION COLUMBUS Downtown Strategic Development Plan will address the traditional commercial area of downtown Columbus, as well as nearby neighborhoods and parks. The 938-acre study area extends from the farmland south of downtown to Donner Park to the north, and from Mill Race and Noblitt Parks on the west to California Street on the [...]
For the Liquid Road schedule and information, please visit the City Engineering Local Improvement Projects page.
Westenedge Drive Improvement Project A Public Open House was held Tuesday June 12 from 4-6 PM at City Hall in the Cal Brand Meeting Room. The public was invited to review plans and comment. Items to view from the meeting: Project Overview Exhibit 1 Exhibit 2 Residents may contact the City Engineer's office at (812) [...]
The City of Columbus will hold a dedication of the newly completed green space at Indiana Avenue and State Street to the Memorial Life of Sgt. Jonathon Michael Hunter on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 11:00 am. Mayor Jim Lienhoop and Columbus Councilman Dascal Bunch will be on hand to offer a few remarks regarding the [...]
At the June 11 meeting, the Columbus City Utilities Board officially approved the appointment of Scott Dompke as its new Director. Dompke will replace Keith Reeves, who is retiring after serving as Director since 1997. He has served the City of Columbus in various roles for the last 38 years, beginning in 1980. Dompke will [...]
On Thursday, May 31, it was reported by the Department of Public Works that the warning siren at 200 S and Shadow Creek was not functioning due to technical issues. As of June 5, the siren is now operational and working. Thank you for your patience and understanding during repairs.