Wednesday, June 21, 2017

School board passes 2017-18 budget at special meeting

The Columbia School Board passed the final 2017-18 budget at a special meeting Wednesday afternoon. The budget includes a tax increase of .8508 mills, or 2.9%, which is within the district's approved index of 3.7% and uses $800,000 of the fund balance, leaving $250,000 in budgetary reserve. The real estate tax for 2017-18 will be 30.1908 mills.

JerseySurf rehearses at CHS

JerseySurf has been rehearsing at Columbia High in preparation for Saturday night drum & bugle concert at the school's stadium. Members have been putting in 14-hour days to practice for competitions, parades, and other events. JerseySurf is a New Jersey non-profit corporation dedicated to providing quality educational opportunities for young people in the performing arts.

Street sweeper resumes June 26

Family First to host event at Perfect Settings July 25

Family First Health will be hosting an event on July 25 at Perfect Settings in Columbia. They will be giving a brief update about what’s happening at their Columbia site, as well as information on the current state of the Affordable Care Act and Medical Assistance. Please register through the link below that will take you to the Facebook event page: