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Augusta might be close to naming city administrator

...county manager in Mecklenburg County, N.C., home to Charlotte.Jackson, who described in an interview with Augusta commissioners the crucial public information role she played in Albany during the devastating 1994 flood, graduated from The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-22/augusta-might-be-close-n
Augusta-Richmond County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...but it remains to be seen how soon Augusta will hire a permanent head of the ... Facing public outrage, three Augusta commissioners say they hope to see action on reducing the city's animal kill rate and its policy for working with animal rescue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/augusta-richmond-county-commissio
Wanted: a servant leader

...other than "the people of Augusta" would be a negative mark on our checklist.To be clear, the 10 elected Augusta commissioners and mayor merely are the city administrator's immediate supervisors. The only power those 11 people sitting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-17/wanted-servant-leader
Don't wag your tail yet

...should applaud.We commend Augusta commissioners and acting administrator...Sharon Broady and approved by Augusta commissioners Tuesday ? pre-approved...We're sorry"?What about Augusta commissioners or the mayor? Don't they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-17/dont-wag-your-tail-ye
City administrator candidates talk strange line

...cross purposes with the elected officials at times." That's three strikes against him right off the bat.Augusta commissioners interviewed the candidates last week after a legal meeting where Williams objected to the finalists because they've...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-07-12/city-administra
Commissioners expect action on reducing Augusta's animal shelter kill rate

Facing public outrage, three Augusta commissioners say they hope to see action on reducing the city's animal kill rate and its policy for working with animal rescue groups.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-14/commissioners-expect-act
Augusta Commission votes to resume municipal building construction

After delaying renovations on the eighth and ninth floors at Augusta Municipal Building for six weeks while they considered moving the city law department to the ninth, Augusta commissioners voted Tuesday to resume construction without additional changes.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-16/augusta-commission-votes
Rants & Raves

...patients to be seen in the "Crystal Jones Annex." It was very exciting and I am very honored. A RANT TO THE AUGUSTA Commissioners for voting to purchase their slightly used $1200 chairs for $25. I'll give you $50.00 for one. SINCE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-30/rants-raves
Needlessly delivering death

...happened.After nearly a full year of Broady's defiance, animal activists took their well-documented case to Augusta commissioners last month. But nothing has changed at the shelter. Animals come in, rescue groups are shooed away and carcasses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-10/needlessly-delivering
Commission authorizes $565,000 construction change at municipal building

Augusta commissioners authorized $565,000 in change orders to ongoing renovations at the Municipal Building and restarted construction on the eighth and ninth floors.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-01/commission-authorizes-56