The Office of Communications and Community Affairs is to maintain lines of communication between the Columbus Consolidated Government, its employees, and the citizens in our community. The department responds to queries, provides general information, prepares and issues press releases, public announcements, annual reports and general publications for the Columbus Consolidated Government while serving as a clearinghouse for all departments to ensure that communication is timely, accurate and in accordance with policies.


  • Improve internal and external communications
  • Organize news conferences and media availabilities
  • Responds to media requests, general public and city officials
  • Provide a notification system which sends non-emergency and emergency messages to the registered citizens
  • Create a comprehensive communications plan and establish polices and procedures
  • Serve as a direct media resource tool for all departments

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City Manager's Department
1111 1st Avenue, 3rd Floor
Columbus, GA 31901
Office of Communications & Community Affairs
City Manager's Department
P.O. Box 1340
Columbus, GA 31902
Phone Numbers:
Main: 706-653-4029
Direct: 706-225-3115
Citizens Service Center: 3-1-1 or 706-653-4000