The Columbia Metropolitan Airport is formally recognized as the Richland-Lexington Airport District (RLAD) and is a special purpose district of the state of South Carolina.
City of Columbia Representatives
- Carol Fowler
- Breon Walker, Esq.
Lexington County Representatives
- Dan P. Bell
- James "Jim" A. Compton - Chairman
- Jerrod "Jerry" F. Howard
- Richard McIntyre
- William "Bill" Dukes
Richland County Representatives
- Hazel L. Bennett
- Duane Cooper
- David N. Jordan
- DJ Carson, Esq.
- James L. Whitmire - Vice Chairman