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New DDA video promotes downtown to retailers

...ready for a Gap or an Urban Outfitters or an Abercrombie, but we're ready for smaller, regional retailers," authority Chairman Cameron Nixon said.Woodard said the group has been in talks with several small chains about testing the Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-17/new-dda-video-promotes-dow
Lee Beard legacy lives on at dedication of new Augusta Commission chamber

...Williams, who recalled the "ice man" who was always calm and collected, and Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority Chairman Cedric Johnson."This is nice," Johnson recalled Beard would say, but "what are you doing to make this community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-15/lee-beard-legacy-lives-d
United Airlines CEO resigns in scandal linked to ex-official with Aiken ties

...the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Uni ted said it was conducting its own investigation.Former Port Authority Chairman David Samson's activities have been subject of document requests from the U.S. attorney's office in New Jersey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-08/united-airlines-ceo-resign
Invasive plants tie up activity on Savannah River

...subdivision on the South Carolina side and in the area surrounding the Jessye Norman Amphitheater.Augusta Port Authority chairman Frank Carl said there are a number of ways to stunt the growth with herbicides and that officials generally use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-18/invasive-plants-tie-activity
Commissioners push for more public safety, other changes in SPLOST package

...Williams doesn't support including funds for a new civic center in the package. Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority Chairman Cedric Johnson said the authority's request of $10 million would go toward land acquisition for an arena to replace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-11/commissioners-push-more-
Augusta arena study leaves unanswered questions

...he said.Bird said financing for the project is very much in the air, with authority members taking the lead.Authority Chairman Ced ric Johnson said the funding question might soon be answered, with members traveling to Atlanta on Mon day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-13/augusta-arena-study-leav
Jenkins County getting jobs

...and look forward to working with the company as it completes its new facility here,'' said county Development Authority Chairman Hiller Spann.The company manufactures general lighting, streetlights, industrial lighting, solar streetlights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-23/jenkins-county-getting-jobs
Coliseum Authority votes to seek $15 million in SPLOST for new Augusta arena

...Nov. 3, the money could be used to buy land for the new arena at an undetermined location in downtown Augusta, authority Chairman Cedric Johnson said.While the new facility could be built adjoining James Brown Arena, the authority couldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-23/coliseum-authority-votes
Augusta Coliseum Authority seeking support for new James Brown Arena

...corner of Seventh and Fenwick streets."We want people to understand what we're trying to do," said Coliseum Authority Chairman Cedric Johnson. "We hope that you see the same thing that we see, that there's a need. It is a quality of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-14/augusta-coliseum-authority
Augusta Commission to discuss budget options

...although representatives from each group have insisted the funds are vital to their operations.Downtown Development Authority Chairman Cameron Nixon, for instance, told commissioners a $38,653 cut to its city supplement would effectively shutter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-12/augusta-commission-discu