Frequently Asked Questions

When are City Council Meetings?
City Council meets in regular session on the first Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

Where do I obtain a Zoning Permit?
The Columbia City Hall.

How do I apply for a commercial Occupational License?
The occupational license application may be obtained on our website or at Columbia City Hall.

What day is my garbage pick-up?
You may call City Hall at (270) 384-2501 to find out what day your street is picked up. (Columbia Sanitation Department picks up garbage on all holidays.)

What is the law about pets?
Leash Law. (City Code of Ordinance 90.16)

What are City Hall office hours?
Monday thru Friday – 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Can we get directions to the City from this web site?
Yes! Please “Click Here”

Does Columbia have a payroll tax? 
Yes, for more information contact City Hall.