Commissioners push for more public safety, other changes in SPLOST package

...Development Authority to extend Augusta Common.Augusta Riverfront LLC, whose president Paul Simon attended the session...pedestrian bridges remains on the table.The hotel Augusta Riverfront will build as part of the deal would pay for the...

Downtown Augusta redevelopment still stagnant

...beautification initiative as ways downtown's aesthetics will improve.A recent plan also has been pitched by Augusta Riverfront LLC to extend the Augusta Common to the Savannah River and add a new hotel downtown as part of the upcoming special...

Proposal made to expand Augusta Common

...underway Friday, Paul Simon of Augusta Riverfront LLC pitched a plan that would...the SPLOST," Simon said.Augusta Riverfront runs the nearby Marriott at...would be structured, but that Augusta Riverfront would obtain the Storey property...

Augusta Commission readies SPLOST 7 push

...Authority requested $10 million to expand the Common, Augusta Riverfront LLC, which owns part of the land on which the Common...hotel project in exchange for access to the land. Augusta Riverfront shares management with Augusta Chronicle owner Morris...

Southern Nationals takes to land, river

...Savannah River at speeds exceeding 240 mph.The 29th annual Augusta Southern Nationals will be held July 17-19 at Augusta Riverfront Marina, 101 Riverfront Drive. Gates open at 8 a.m. and races start at 9 a.m.Tickets for Friday's Test...

Upcoming calendar

...College Book Scholarship; $50; (706) 722-0598AUGUSTA SOUTHERN NATIONALS: Friday-Sunday, July 17-19, Augusta Riverfront Marina; gates open 8 a.m. each day, races start 9 a.m.; no coolers, no food, no drinks, no pets; food...

Wells Fargo to leave downtown Augusta tower

...building when it bought Georgia Railroad Bank in 1986.Augusta Riverfront Limited Part nership acquired the building and adjacent parking lot in 2000. Augusta Riverfront has ties to management of Morris Com munications...

Bill hurts state's hotels

...The writer is vice president and general manager of the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center. Hotel owner Augusta Riverfront LLC shares management with Morris Communications Co., the owner of The Augusta Chronicle.)

Fire destroys North Augusta riverfront home

A North Augusta riverfront home was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon.No one was injured in the blaze in the 100 block of Savannah Pointe near Riverview...

North Augusta man suing city served with second suit involving Project Jackson

...himself over the riverfront development.North Augusta Riverfront Company LLC, the developer of the Hammonds Ferry...requirement for a TIF district.In its suit, North Augusta Riverfront Company said Donohue sued "with the intent, purpose...