Borough Offices: 308 Locust Street,
Columbia, PA 17512
Phone: 717-684-2467

Community Announcements

1/30/19 Zoning Meeting

The applicant’s attorney has requested a continuance. The next Zoning Meeting is scheduled for February 27, 2019

Business Emergency Contact Information Needed

The Columbia Borough Police Department is requesting all businesses operating within Columbia Borough update their emergency contact information by completing a “Business Emergency Contact Information” Form. Providing this information will ensure that the Police Department can get in contact with someone in the event of an emergency involving your business. Please copy and paste the following link to your browser:

https://lancaster.crimewatchpa.com/sites/default/files/10552/form/forms/business_emergency_contact_information.pdf

Complete the form and submit it to the Columbia Borough Police Department at 308 Locust Street, Columbia, PA 17512 by December 31, 2018.

Forms are also available at the Police Station.

Columbia Market House Survey

CHI St. Joseph Children’s Health, in partnership with Columbia Borough, has begun planning for the reopening of the Columbia Market House. We want to assure that every resident has the opportunity to offer input into the planning process as we begin bringing this community treasure back to life.

Please take a few minutes to share your thoughts with us on this survey.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ColumbiaMarketHouseSurvey

Required Fire Extinguishers

Fire extinguishers required for rental, boarding or rooming units

Columbia borough requires a 5lb abc fire extinguisher be mounted in the kitchen of a rental unit, boarding house or rooming unit. abc is the acronym for an extinguisher certified for a, b, and c type fires. a is common fuels like wood, b is for flammable liquids, and c is for charged electrical fires.

as of September 1st Columbia borough requires that the fire extinguisher be mounted somewhere in the kitchen away from the stove. it needs to be easily accessible to the resident.