Number one on the agenda was the city’s response to COVID-19.
Columbia City Council
The meeting began with a state legislative update.
Today, Columbia Mayor Daniel Rickenmann is holding his first City Council meeting in his new position.
Daniel Rickenmann is now officially the new mayor of Columbia, after being sworn in this afternoon.
Wednesday, a hand count audit was held on the Columbia runoff election. Results show no discrepancies, according to the Richland County Voter Registration and Election Office.
According to the latest election results released Tuesday night, Aditi Bussells is projected as the winner of the Columbia City Council At-Large seat.
ABC Columbia brings you continuing coverage of the runoff election in Columbia.
The ABC Columbia News team is following local elections from around the Midlands.
Columbia City Council voted to extend the city’s mask mandate this afternoon.
South Carolina’s capital city will not allow people to carry guns in the open during protests, festivals or other events that need a city permit.