Crews from Precision Construction removed a bridge on East Reservoir Road near Bunker Hill Road late last week. It’s part of work to replace or repair several bridges in Marion County with the help of a $3 million bond issue that the Board of Supervisors approved in the fall.
Trash routes are changing in Columbia beginning Monday.
After lengthy discussions with Waste Pro during the Nov. 20 meeting and in a special meeting Tuesday, the Columbia Board of Aldermen accepted a proposal that will split the garbage collection into four days of routes running Monday through Thursday.
With less than 10 months left on its contract with Waste Pro and after discussions on routing, city officials are looking at alternatives that could include purchasing a truck and bringing garbage collection back in-house.