WATCH: Mayor Steve Benjamin gives 2018 State of the City address

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin gave his 2018 State of the City address at Cottingham Theater at Columbia College on Tuesday.

This is Mayor Benjamin's eighth year in office and he touched on a variety of topics.

Here is the full transcript of the mayor's address: 

January 30, 2018 – Columbia, SC

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