Mayor Steve Benjamin

Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin “Governor should immediately rescind his demand” that USC trustees vote on President

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin announced that he, along with several state lawmakers, USC faculty, and students will hold a press conference today asking USC’S board of trustees not to vote on candidate Robert Caslen.    A member of the USC Board of Trustees, Charles Williams, tells ABC Columbia News that Governor Henry McMaster reached out to him…

Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin Inaugurated- 76th President U.S Conference Mayors

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Mayor Steve Benjamin has officially been inaugurated as the 76th President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. The inauguration took place Monday night at the Convention Center. During the ceremony Mayor Benjamin delivered a speech announcing his priorities for the year ahead which is focused around infrastructure , innovation, and inclusion. As president – Mayor Benjamin will oversee…

Columbia Mayor to Host ‘Eggstravaganza’ to Get Kids Moving

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — City of Columbia officials will give children of the area a chance to hunt for eggs and learn healthy lifestyle habits during the city’s annual Let’s Move! ‘Eggstravaganza.’ Families across the midlands are invited to the free event which will include interactive games, cooking demonstrations, edible garden workshops, face painting, exhibitors, refreshments and more! The event will take place…