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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Pawnee Plunge Opening Day

The Pawnee Plunge Water Park will open for the 2021 summer season on Memorial Day – Monday, May 31st.

The Plunge will be open seven days a week from 12 Noon to 8 p.m.   Come Splash ‘n Play the Pawnee Plunge Way!

Columbus News
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Columbus Area Transit Taking Saturday Rides

Columbus Area Transit will once again be available for Saturday rides beginning May 1, 2021. Hours for pickups on Saturdays will be 11:30 am – 3:30 pm.

For more information and for reservations, please call 402-564-9293.

Columbus News
Posted on: April 23, 2021

15th Street from 10th to 23rd Avenue - Water Main and Pavement Reconstruction

Scheduled to begin on Monday, April 26, 2021 is reconstruction of the curbs and gutters, pavement patching, and sidewalk ramps on 15th Street between 10th and 23rd Avenues.

Water main replacement is scheduled to begin in about one month, followed by an asphalt overlay in early fall.  The entire project is scheduled for completion in October 2021.  15th Street will remain open for through traffic with partia...

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Columbus News
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 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.

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