Business Info

James Street Reconstruction Business Coordination Meeting

Wednesday, September 27th at Noon

Columbus Community Center

161 N. Dickason Blvd.

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation and the contractors working on the James St. project give a monthly presentation of work completed and work upcoming for any business owners or operators that would like to attend. 

Contact the City's Business Liaison

The City of Columbus has hired a summer intern specifically to handle all problems, concerns and questions that businesses may have regarding the James St. reconstruction project. If you have worries or nagging questions regarding this summer's construction, contact the city's Business Liaison, JT Cestkowski, using the information below.

JT Cestkowski
Business Liaison
City of Columbus
105 N. Dickason Blvd. 
Columbus, WI 53925
(920) 623-5900

Sign Program Available to Help Customers Find Downtown Parking

The City of Columbus has purchased and installed a number of new signs downtown to help guide customers to nearby parking lots. This, coupled with business efforts to educate customers, should help answer the question of "where do I park"? Businesses may purchase standard sized and approved "rider" signs that will be attached to the parking sign(s) closest to your business. If you have an interested in participating in the signage program, please contact JD Milburn, from Columbus Downtown Development Corporation at or 608-957-6080. The business signs can be placed underneath the new wayfinding signs pointing to the City’s municipal lots. Please act quickly so that an order to get a bunch of the signs produced and put out. Let’s work together to spread the word that Columbus downtown is open for business, construction or not.