City Closures for Thanksgiving

All City offices will be closed on November 28 & 29, 2019 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Trash/compost/recycling & brush collections including loose leaf collection will run one day behind with Thursday’s collections on Friday and Friday’s [...]

City Breaks Ground on Long Awaited Railroad Overpass

A project nearly four years in the making is now a reality after city, state and railroad officials broke ground on November 4, 2019 for an estimated $35 million railroad overpass on Columbus’ west side. [...]

City Closures for Election Day and Veteran’s Day

All City offices will be closed on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 for Election Day and Monday, November 11, 2019 for Veteran's Day. Trash, recycle, compost, & brush collections will continue to run on schedule. Residents [...]

City Plans to Reopen Westenedge Drive

After months of construction and years of planning, the City of Columbus is pleased to announce that Westenedge Drive from US 31 to Rocky Ford Road is expected to reopen on or around November 30, [...]

City of Columbus Forms Columbus Bicentennial Commission

Columbus Mayor Jim Lienhoop is pleased to announce the formation of the City of Columbus Bicentennial Commission. The team is charged with organizing the commemoration of the City’s bicentennial in 2021 in ways that best [...]

City Loose Leaf Collection Begins October 14

Residential loose leaf collection will be offered from October 14 – December 13, 2019  Leaves will be collected curbside (not on private streets) the same day as trash collection. Leaves need to be curbside by 7:00 [...]

2020 Budget Discussion

2020 Budget Discussion Monday, August 26, 2019 1:30-4:30 PM Council Chambers - City Hall  2020 Proposed Budget

Back to School Safety: Be Aware!

Area schools, including students in Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation and Flatrock Hawcreek School Corporation, return to school on Wednesday, August 7. Drivers are encouraged to use caution, especially during early morning hours, as kids will [...]