Columbia mayor headed to D.C. to lead policy discussion
01/24/2014 12:31 AM
01/24/2014 12:32 AM
Mayor Steve Benjamin is spending three days this week in the nation’s capital to include a visit to the White House to address issues facing cities across the country.
Benjamin is leading a policy discussion, “Five Things Fiduciary Responsible Mayors Need To Know,” according to a Columbia City Hall news release. Benjamin also is making a presentation on how Columbia is addressing gang violence as part of a police chiefs’ task force.
Benjamin is due back in town Friday, one of his aides said.
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