Columbia Borough

Contact Information: 

308 Locust St.
Columbia, PA 17512

Main: (717) 684-2467
Fax: (717) 684-7764

Hours of Operation:
Mon - Fri: 8:00am to 4:30pm




General Information: 
Current Population 10,400
Assessed Valuation $403,676,500
Municipal Road Miles 23.89
State Road Miles 6.90


Meeting Schedule & Locations: 

Location: 308 Locust St. Columbia, PA

Council meets the 1st Monday of each month at 7:00 pm

Council meets the 4th Monday of each month at 6:00 pm

Planning Commission meets the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm

Zoning Hearing Board meets the last Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm if necessary


Taxes & Fees: 
Munic Real Estate Millage (total) 8.00
School Real Estate Millage 27.37
Real Estate Transfer Tax (Munic. & School) 1.0%
Per Capita Tax $10.00
LST Tax (Munic. & School) 52.00
Munic. Earned Income Tax .5%
School Earned Income Tax .5%


Zoning Ordinances Yes
Comprehensive Plan Yes
Building Code Yes
Subdivision Ordinances Yes


Boards & Committees: 
Columbia Municipal Authority

Member1 Title: Chairman                                  Member1 Name: Michael Schober

Member2 Title:Vice Chairman                           Member2 Name: Norman B. Meiskey, III

Member3 Title: Secretary/Treas                        Member3Name: Ray McCarty

Member4 Title: Assistant Secretary/Treas        Member4 Name: William Kloidt

Member5 Title: Member                                    Member5 Name: Bren Shultz

Borough Council

Title: President         Name:  Michael Beury

Title: Vice President Name:  Barry Ford

Title: Councilperson Name: Mary Barninger

Title: Councilperson Name: James Smith

Title: Councilperson Name: Jody Gable

Title: Councilperson Name: Kelly Murphy

Title: Councilperson Name: Stephanie Weisser

Planning Commission

Title: Chairman                Name: Justin Evans

Title: Vice Chiarperson    Name: Jay Lewis

Title: Secretary                Name: Tiffani Lynn

Title: Member                  Name: Mary WIckenheiser

Title: Member                 Name: Jeff Helm

Title: Member                 Name: Jamie Hess

Title: Member                 Name: Stephanie Weisser