News Flash

Posted on: April 19, 2021

Broadcast of City Council Meetings

The City of Columbus will live stream all future City Council and Committee of the Whole meetings on our YouTube Channel and Facebook page.

Anyone interested in viewing the meetings can find links to our pages at:

Spectrum recently informed the City that they would not be providing a public access to the City as they have for the past seve...

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Columbus News
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Marking Nebraska: Our (Mostly) Hidden Historical Monuments

The rich and diverse history and heritage of Nebraska, as told through its often-secluded historical monuments and markers, is the subject of a presentation at the Columbus Public Library on Saturday, May 8, at 2 p.m.

“Marking Nebraska: Our (Mostly) Hidden Historical Monuments” by historian Jeff Barnes, is a comprehensive guide to Nebraska’s earliest historical markers. Drawing from personal site visits and photographs from across our beau...

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Columbus Library News
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Tall Grass Reminder

As we move into Spring, the City of Columbus would like to give a friendly reminder of the City Ordinance on tall grass/weeds.

City Code requires all premises and exterior properties to be maintained free from weeds or plant growth in excess of 12 inches. All noxious weeds shall be prohibited. Weeds shall be defined as all grasses, annual plants and vegetation other than trees or...

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Columbus News
Posted on: April 5, 2021

Community Building Project Construction Impacts Roadway Closures, Lane Restrictions, and Parking Lot

The Community Building Project is moving into the next phase, which requires
some roadway closures, lane restrictions, and parking lot closures in and around
the site in downtown Columbus.

Additional Info... Columbus News
Posted on: March 27, 2021

Author Fair

On Saturday, April 24th at 2:00 p.m. in the Friedhof Building (1270 27 Ave.) the Columbus Public Library is sponsoring our annual Author Fair.

Stephanie Grace Whitson is the keynote speaker and her talk is titled, “Why Scarlett is Read”. She will ask the audience why Scarlett O’Hara is considered one of fiction’s most unforgettable characters. She will exp...

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