This week’s public meetings
Forest Acres City Council: 5:15 p.m. Tuesday at Forest Acres City Hall, 5209 North Trenholm Road
Columbia: Tuesday, three City Council committees meet. The Finance and Budget panel meets at 8:30 a.m. to continue its discussion about the city’s budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1. At 11 a.m., the Arts and Historic Preservation committee takes up a presentation on a Mill Village museum. At 2 p.m., the Public Safety panel hears an update from the city’s Hospitality Task Force. All meetings are in the first-floor conference room in the city parking garage along Washington Street across from Columbia police headquarters.
Richland 1 School Board: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Rhame Elementary, 1300 Arrowood Road, Columbia
Richland 2 School Board: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Bethel-Hanberry Elementary, 125 Boney Road, Blythewood
Swansea Town Council: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Town Hall, 320 E. 3rd St.
Batesburg-Leesville Town Council: 7 p.m. Monday at town public safety complex, 660 W. Columbia Ave.
Gilbert Town Council: 7 p.m. Monday at Town Hall, 345 Hampton St.
Lexington County Council: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at county administration building, 212 S. Lake Drive Lexington
Pine Ridge Town Council: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Town Hall, 2757 Fish Hatchery Road
Lexington County sales tax commission: 10 a.m. Wednesday at county administration building, 212 S. Lake Drive, Lexington
Pelion Town Council: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Town Hall, 1010 Main St.
Lexington 4 School Board: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Frances Mack Intermediate, 161 Gaston Road, Gaston
Lexington-Richland 5 School Board: 7 p.m. Monday at Lake Murray Elementary, 1531 Three Dog Road, Chapin
Lexington 3 School Board: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at district headquarters, 338 W. Columbia Ave., Batesburg-Leesville
Lexington 2 School Board: 6 p.m. Thursday at district headquarters, 715 9th St., West Columbia