Storm Drainage Update

Update on the work for Franklin St. We are continuing to work our way closer to the intersection of Wallace an Franklin st. We have a box to set today (reason for the large crane) and once that is in place we will drop back an start tying up some loose ends in Bull St...

Historic District Designation

Questions about historic district designations? Check out these links. More info to come in the form of a newsletter, on our webpage and FB. https://savingplaces.org/stories/10-on-tuesday-10-benefits-of-establishing-a-local-historic-district#.W24IEfZFwZx...

Calling Cottontown Residents

Our beautiful neighborhood has developed over decades and many of you have worked hard to build upon our historic significance and to insure it is recognized and sustained.  The Cottontown Planning Committee and the Cottontown Historic Committee are collaborating to...
9 p.m. Routine

9 p.m. Routine

Cottontown and 9 p.m. Routine Summer is here. Everyone is a little more relaxed and staying outside more. CPD warns us that looters are hanging around more too. Let’s remember to remove valuables, lock our cars, close garage doors and turn on porch lights to...
New Podcast for Columbia

New Podcast for Columbia

Columbia Calls is a podcast about Cola Culture…a podcast series made just for Soda City! Graduate student Laura will interview local cultural leaders on Columbia’s recent and future cultural development. Weekly episodes will address topics close to home, such as...
Old Bottles Unearthed On Wallace Street

Old Bottles Unearthed On Wallace Street

LAD Construction has been digging up a ton of old bottles on Wallace St. I had a wheelbarrow full and they are now in the hands of the SCDNR Heritage Trust Archaeologists. They will be used for teaching students K-12 and in the laboratory comparative collection for...