Forest Hills gathers information it believes its membership will find useful. Please use the links below to find data regarding policies, contacts, and other practical neighborhood information.
If you have a NON-emergency incident to report (e.g., theft, suspicious behavior, etc.), please call (803) 252-2911 and report it. It is important for the security of Forest Hills that all neighbors report any unusual activity. In the event of an emergency, please use 911. See the Security page for more information.
The City of Columbia picks up trash every Friday. This schedule may vary around holidays. Changes are generally posted on the City’s webpage. See the Trash page for the schedule.
The City of Columbia picks up recycling on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month. The schedule may vary around holidays. Changes are generally posted on the City’s webpage. To verify the schedule or to receive text/email notifications about the schedule, click here.
Regulations and definitions for vehicle parking can be found in Sec.17-319 of the Zoning Ordinance. Read more here.
All animals must be licensed and leashed. Read the regulations here.
The City of Columbia office of Development has produced a series of design guidelines for historic neighborhoods. They can be viewed online.
Forest Hills streets are either city or state roads. Click the link to view our road maintenance map (PDF)
Never touch downed or sparking lines. Street light or outdoor light out? Call 1-800-251-7234 or report online.
Tree Protection Policy
Forest Hills is more than just a name. We love our trees and hope you will help by following our tree protection policy.
Tips to Ban Mosquitoes
Mosquitoes can be a big problem, especially during the summer. Click here to find some tips on how to get rid of them.