Welcome to the City of Columbiana

2008 Liberty Day ParadeLocated in Shelby County, Alabama Approximately 25 miles South-East of Birmingham.

The City of Columbiana is centrally located in the county and serves as the county seat. Many county government offices call Columbiana home and as such, many people come to Columbiana to conduct business.

We are proud to have you in Columbiana, whether you are visiting, conducting business or attending an event in the area, we hope that you will enjoy our newly renovated city and in the event you are looking for a new home, Columbiana is a great place to live!

For those who would prefer to return to a simpler life, Columbiana is a great place to do so, yet we are close enough to the activities of the greater Birmingham area to take advantage of everything from sports to nightlife, arts to entertainment. In fact many of those things can be found in Columbiana as well!

The city businesses play host to a variety of events intended to provide entertainment and shopping opportunities to both our residents and visitors. Whether its the Columbiana Concert Series featuring Music on Main Street, Monster Walk at Halloween, Liberty Day or the many Christmas Events, you will find there is frequently something going on here. So, come visit us and don't be surprised if you want to stay!  We are excited about what is happening here and we would love for you to join us!

Now Accepting Applications for Columbiana Library Director:  The City of Columbiana is accepting applications for the position of Library Director for Columbiana Public Library. Applicants must submit a resume and application (available at the library or City Hall) to the City Clerk. Minimum qualifications: Graduation from a four-year college or university plus adequate library administration experience. ALA-accredited MLS degree preferred. Salary DOE. A full job description is available by clicking here and is also posted at the library and City Hall. Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on January 9, 2015.


The 2014 Christmas Tour of Homes in Columbiana will be Saturday, Dec. 6th
from 11 am to 3 pm.  Come view beautifully decorated homes and businesses
during this holiday tradition sponsored by the Columbiana Beautification Board.
Advance tickets are $10 and can be purchased from Busy Hands, Seventh Heaven,
Davis Drug Gift Gallery and Shelby County Museum, Main Street Florist and Columbiana
Barber Shop. For more information, please call 205-669-7813.


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