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Willie Collins Sr.

...Collins, preceded him in death. He dedicated his life to Christ at an early age. Mr. Collins was employed with Augusta Housing Authority for over 10 years and retired from E-Z Go Textron after 15 years of service. He was a volunteer at the Charlie...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170461557
Property Transfers

...Wheeler Lake Townhomes, $82,000Augusta Georgia Land Bank Authority to Augusta City Housing Authority and Augusta Housing Authority, Lot 27, Block 85, 909 Boyd Lane/909-915 Boyds Lane and Part of Lot 2, on the north side of Boyds Alley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2014-02-07/property-transfers
Cherry Tree Crossing closer to demolition

...public housing complex on 15th Street since the Augusta Housing Authority began vacating Cherry Tree Crossing last fall...but we were only able to get this one," said Augusta Housing Authority Executive Director Jake Oglesby.The selected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-23/cherry-tree-crossing-closer-d
Gun buyback organizers want proceeds from auction to fund education

...Watson said.In two years, the gun buyback event has collected 62 firearms in exchange for gift cards.The Augusta Housing Authority hosted buybacks at its complexes in 2000 but the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development stopped funding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-10-29/gun-buyback-organizers
Notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013

...readings for the Westobou Festival.J. MADDEN REIDSEPT. 14Reid, 85, a longtime executive director of the Augusta Housing Authority, presided over the state's second-largest housing authority for a quarter century. Under his leadership...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-27/notable-people-ties-augusta-a
Nearly one-third of Cherry Tree Crossing families have moved out of complex

Nearly one-third of Cherry Tree Crossing families have vacated the public housing project as the Augusta Housing Authority finishes its required notification period and mandatory move-outs begin.As of Friday, 102 families had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-10/nearly-one-third-cherry-tree-
Robert Taylor

...Rev. Thomas Walker officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Olive Memorial Garden. Mr. Taylor was a retiree of Augusta Housing Authority and International Mineral Corp. Survivors are one son, Rhonda (Monique) Taylor; 3 daughters, Jeanette...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169107781
Former Sunset Home tenants will meet Saturday for a reunion

...reunite and reminisce about their former homes as the deadline for their demolition approaches.In October, the Augusta Housing Authority announced plans to replace Cherry Tree Crossing with a modern apartment complex. Residents could move as early...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-12/former-sunset-home-tenants-wi
Walton Communities selected for Cherry Tree site

...the Legacy at Walton Oaks at the site of a former housing project has been tapped to build more apartments for Augusta Housing Authority.The housing authority voted Thursday to enter into an agreement with developer Walton Communities to build...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-10-17/walton-communities-selec
Laney-Walker loan not urgent, commissioners told

...loan" request as vital to the project's continuing momentum, said Monday a recent sale of acquired land to Augusta Housing Authority for $777,000 had eased the money crisis and would carry the project at least through the end of the year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-09-23/laney-walker-loan-not-ur