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Loose Leaf Collection Delay

Due to the leaves falling all at once, Public Works is running a behind on leaf collection. Staff is working as quickly as possible.  Patience is appreciated and staff will be at scheduled locations as soon as possible. For more information, contact Public Works at (812) 376-2509.

2018-11-15T08:50:42+00:00 News|

City of Columbus Receives Community Crossings Grant from INDOT

The City of Columbus recently received $1 million from INDOT as part of the state's $100 million Next Level Roads: Community Crossings Initiative award to 283 communities in Indiana. In addition, Bartholomew County received $589,471, bringing the total for our area to nearly $1.6 million for road and bridge improvements and construction. Columbus received $349,816 in [...]

2018-11-13T09:54:25+00:00 News|

City Holiday Closings

The City of Columbus offices will be closed the following dates in observance of the upcoming November holidays. Election Day - November 6 Veteran's Day (observed) - November 12 Thanksgiving - November 22-23 Trash, recycling and leaf pick-up will be picked up on their normally scheduled days on November 6 and November 12. Pick up [...]

2018-11-01T10:47:24+00:00 News|

City of Columbus Honored with Local Government Collaboration Award for Railroad Overpass

The City of Columbus was presented the Accelerate Indiana Municipalities (Aim) Local Government Collaboration Award at the Aim Ideas Summit Annual Awards Luncheon, held on October 3, 2018 in French Lick. The 42ndAnnual Aim Annual Awards program, presented by Umbaugh, recognizes communities and individuals in municipal government for excellence and outstanding achievement. A nine-member panel of [...]

2018-10-08T09:01:55+00:00 News|

Mill Race Marathon Maps and Street Closure Information

On Saturday, September 22, there will be several street closures which will effect residents and visitors.  Please review the information below and be prepared with an alternate route to reach your destination. Download road closure and race restriction info (PDF) View interactive map For additional race information, visit the Mill Race Marathon website.

2018-09-19T09:36:45+00:00 News|

City Labor Day Hours

City offices will be closed on Monday, September 3 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. There will be NO City trash, recycling, brush/compost collection on Monday, September 3. Collections will run one day behind your regularly scheduled day with Friday’s collections on Saturday, September 8. Trash Collection calendar Recycling Collection calendar  

2018-08-28T11:33:37+00:00 News|

Area Students Return to Class August 8

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.

2018-07-30T11:36:56+00:00 News|

City Offices Regular Hours Resume August 13

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 [...]

2018-07-30T14:41:24+00:00 News|