The Airport Commission advises the County Council on the development, maintenance and operation of the Jim Hamilton – LB Owens Airport (CUB) as well as the promotion of general aviation in Richland County.
The Conservation Commission promotes the protection of Richland’s natural, historical and cultural resources.
The Convention Center Commission comprises of the governing bodies of the City of Columbia, Lexington County, and Richland County, regarding the pursuit of their joint interests in providing a public conference facility.
The East Richland Public Service Commission oversees functions of constructing, operating, maintaining and financing a sanitary sewage collection and treatment system throughout the district.
The Elections Commission Office is dedicated to maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the election process.
The Music Festival Commission oversees the execution of music festivals in Richland County.
The Planning Commission plans programs for the physical, social, and economic growth, development, and redevelopment of the unincorporated area of the County.
The Richland County Recreation Commission delivers quality recreation programs in order to better promote health and improve the quality of life in Richland County.
The Riverbanks Park Commission is responsible to the citizens of the Midlands for the financial stability of the zoo.