West Columbia Police Partner with BILO for Food Drive Saturday, March 3 & 10, 2018

West Columbia Police Partner with BILO for Food Drive Saturday, March 3 & 10, 2018

West Columbia, SC – (March 2, 2018) – The West Columbia Police Department is teaming up with BILO, located at 2349 Augusta Road, West Columbia, SC, on Saturday, March 3rd and 10th, from 10 AM until 2 PM, to collect non-refrigerated items that will be given to needy families during Spring Break.

A suggested list of non-refrigerated items will be available to “fill up” patrol cars with donations from the public. Often the best meal a child receives a day, is at school. They do not have that same opportunity during the holiday season.

For additional information, contact Assistant Chief Scott Morrison at 803-939-3187.

About the City
The City of West Columbia is situated along eight miles of the beautiful lower Saluda and Congaree Rivers. Known for being friendly, welcoming and affordable, the city also has top-level schools and a myriad of dining and shopping options, as well as exemplary health care options that are within a three-mile radius. The area is ideal for commerce, thanks to its business-friendly attitude, low taxes and utility rates. The City is concentrating on economic development and is eager to attract business start-ups and/or relocations. Additionally, major interstates, highways, the airport, and Columbia are just minutes away. When it comes to recreation, West Columbia offers kayaking, canoeing, tubing, parks, waterfront concerts, 8.5 miles of walking and biking trails, and much more, including access to the renowned Riverbanks Zoo, Botanical Gardens, and Waterfall Junction. More information is available at www.westcolumbiasc.gov.