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Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...he speaks against it at Tuesday's meeting. The Augusta Commission should heed Aesop's fable "The Dog and the Bone...up the way it was. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 Augusta Commission members are champing at the bit to approve a rain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/sylvia-cooper
History is worth saving

As I left the Augusta Commission meeting recently, I passed a building that got my attention...this field, and they are appointed by ? wait for it ? the Augusta Commission!If the city officials cannot convince the very historic preservation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-24/history-worth-saving
Stormwater fee project specifics hard to find

...Ladson said he hoped to see that list, which totals $116.8 million, added to the next sales tax referendum.The Augusta Commission delayed action on implementing the fee at last week's commission meeting, from which four commissioners were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-24/stormwater-fee-project-s
James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...James Brown Seeking to get ideas on how best to capitalize economically on the James Brown statue downtown, some Augusta Commission members will take a day trip to Albany, Ga., next week to view the city's ... James Brown's statue, located...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/james-brown
Augusta Convention Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...build a large convention space near the Mariott Hotel in downtown Augusta, were put into action by a vote of the Augusta Commission on December 7, 2009, and ground was broken on June 16, 2010. Completion and the grand opening were delayed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/augusta-convention-center
Augusta Convention Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...build a large convention space near the Mariott Hotel in downtown Augusta, were put into action by a vote of the Augusta Commission on December 7, 2009, and ground was broken on June 16, 2010. Completion and the grand opening were delayed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/tee-center
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: IT IS AMAZING how Augusta Commission members spend time complaining about not getting...leaders Arthur Brengettsy and L.C. Myles and also Augusta Commission member Sammy Sias, who have worked diligently for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/rants-raves
City officials amazed by Albany's riverfront efforts

...which are within a few steps of each other."The rest of the gang is going to be sorry they missed it," said Augusta Commission member Marion Wil liams, the only commissioner to make the 400-mile round trip. The rest ? including four commissioners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-22/city-officials-amazed-al
Show dogs not exempt from licensing requirements approved by animal ordinance subcommitee

...package.The ordinance ? which needs approval from the Augusta Commission ? requires microchipping for all animals.Owners with unaltered...final assessment of the package to be presented for vote by Augusta Commission members.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-21/show-dogs-not-exempt-lic
Commissioner Grady Smith released from hospital

...pressure and dehydration."I felt a little woozy and the lights were out," said Smith, who missed Tuesday's Augusta Commission meeting after falling ill on his way into the Municipal Building.Smith, 68, thanked Gold Cross EMS, Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-20/commissioner-grady-smith