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Augusta Public Transit | The Augusta Chronicle

...Friday taking popular Route 6 through downtown and south Augusta to the transfer stop by the Deans Bridge ... Augusta commissioners and city staff started interviews Monday for the position of transit director. Don't Miss Databases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/transportation/augusta-public-transit
Medical College of Georgia Foundation's medical district gateway project bogs down

...Administrator Chester Brazzell, assigned the project after starting work for the city in May.Brazzell, who gave Augusta commissioners a detailed presentation Tuesday on the projects status, said environmental issues have been resolved, as have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-26/medical-college-georgia-
City has a spending itch

...voted to designate it as an enterprise fund.Augusta commissioners are said to be privately discussing the unthinkable...expect to take it on the chin again. But the Augusta commissioners have pushed us so close to the millage rate cap...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-08-28/city-has-spending-itch
Stakes high in Hephzibah, Blythe races

...local option sales tax 7 wasn't missed by Augusta commissioners.Some $1.9 million in the $215.5 million...anyone talk about the upcoming elections.While Augusta commissioners hope to increase support for the SPLOST in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-08-23/stakes-high-he
Just 'no thanks'

...cross a small part of Richmond County.Also, corporate philanthropy works best when local officials, such as Augusta Commissioner Bill Lockett, don't give an ambiguous impression that favor can be bought if the price is right."It's demeaning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-21/just-no-thanks
Commission OKs SPLOST package

Six Augusta commissioners modified and voted to approve a $215.5 million sales tax package with no contributions to non-profit groups Tuesday, ending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-18/commission-oks-splost-pa
Commissioner, company being sued

Morris Insulation and Environmental Inc. is alleging Augusta Commissioner and Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith and his company, Smith Brothers Mechanical, owe the firm $79,907.69 for subcontracting work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-10/commissioner-company-bei
Augusta Commission's travel budget tapped out

...members to New York City recently. Commissioners said its purpose was to improve the county's bond rating.While Augusta commissioners receive a per-day meal allowance of $46 to $71 when they travel, their records also didn't reveal anything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-15/augusta-commissions-trav
Commissioners push for more public safety, other changes in SPLOST package

Augusta commissioners proposed sweeping changes to the sales tax package assembled by City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson, including increasing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-11/commissioners-push-more-
Fired Augusta library director lacked leadership skills, commissioner says

...have dwindled since Columbia County split off to form a new library system.Last week, Price was set to address Augusta commissioners about the deficit, which stems from funding insufficient to cover personnel costs and power bills, which have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-18/fired-augusta-library-di