Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...first of many factories that would eventually line the canal. In 1989, the Georgia State Legislature created the Augusta Canal Authority, the body that has jurisdiction over the canal today. In 1993, the authority issued a comprehensive master...

Lit archways, splash pad proposed for Riverwalk Augusta

...said.She said that before any work is done, the city's recreation, parks and facilities department and the Augusta Canal Authority will be consulted to ensure they are on the same page."This is just the start," Woodard said. "The bigger...

Atlanta Gas Light delays church demolition plans

...report is going to be written to support the demolition," said Dayton Sher rouse, the executive director of the Augusta Canal Authority. "If the goal is to save the church, you look at different options."The inspection report, conducted by...

Government, institutions face huge stormwater bills

...will be billed $1,676.80 a month.Several top ratepayers contacted ? including Barnyard Flea Market, the Augusta Canal Authority and the Pea Patch Aerodrome in Blythe ? expressed some dismay at the projected fee amounts, while others including...

Charlie Hannah wins Richmond County school board seat in landslide

...Though it will be his first political office, Hannah brings political experience from his stints as member of the Augusta Canal Authority and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise board, and his previous campaigns for positions on the school board and...

Lawmakers push Augusta Canal funding

...the country's best surviving example of an industrial canal system still in use for its original purpose.The Augusta Canal Authority was authorized by the General Assembly in 1989. Congress designated the canal a national heritage area in 1996...

Augusta's Committee for Good Government names endorsments for local candidates

...ballot after dinner at Julian Smith Casino's barbecue pit, members endorsed former school board candidate and Augusta Canal Authority member Charlie Hannah for the open District 2 school board seat over newcomer Frank Beckles. The vote was 33-2...

Property transfers

...Book 32V Page 292, $32,500Augusta City, Augusta Georgia, Augusta Richmond County and Richmond County to Augusta Canal Authority, 0.03 of an acreGordon E. Lucas to Denise S. Lucas and David E. Lucas, 3116 Holly Haven Drive, Lot 8...

Canal authority elects members

The Augusta Canal Authority reelected Richard Isdell as chairman, according to a news release.Isdell will serve his fourth one-year term beginning Jan. 1. Harry Moore was elected vice chairman; Catherine Winbush, secretary; and Crystal Eskola, treasurer.

Georgia, South Carolina take steps in new boating law agreement

...7 p.m. Monday at the River Island community clubhouse in Evans.The program includes a presentation by the Augusta Canal Authority on recreation opportunities up and down the canal.Visitors are welcome. For more information see www.csraflyfishers...