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Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...thoughts about Augusta politics. Saturday, Aug 2, 2014 When Mayor Deke Copenhaver's meeting to recommend a new city administrator convened behind closed doors Wednesday, there were only five votes to hire Oscar Rodriguez, not the eight he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/sylvia-cooper
Augusta administrator Janice Allen Jackson wants deputy administrators to remain until replacements hired

New city administrator Janice Allen Jackson asked the commission to retain interim administrators Tameka Allen and Steve Cassell until she fills two deputy administrator slots.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-24/augusta-administrator-ja
Augusta-Richmond County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...the Year awards, the highlight of the holiday season. A bevy of upset Hyde Park residents were on hand for new city Administrator Janice Allen Jackson's first commission meeting Tuesday, demanding to know where $4 million in relocation funds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/local-government/augusta-richmond-county-com
Augusta-Richmond County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...the Year awards, the highlight of the holiday season. A bevy of upset Hyde Park residents were on hand for new city Administrator Janice Allen Jackson's first commission meeting Tuesday, demanding to know where $4 million in relocation funds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/augusta-richmond-county-commissio
Top turkeys get taste of their own medicine

...Not unexpectedly, commissioners have failed to adopt a 2015 budget from the four balanced budget options interim city Administrator Tameka Allen and Finance Director Donna Williams presented. So they recessed Tuesday's commission meeting instead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-22/top-turkeys-get
Hyde Park residents question spending

A bevy of upset Hyde Park residents were on hand for new city Administrator Janice Allen Jackson's first commission meeting Tuesday, demanding to know where $4 million in relocation funds had been spent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-18/hyde-park-residents-ques
Augusta officials heap praise on Mayor Deke Copenhaver at Toast & Roast

...from Clark and other Fort Gordon commanders; Augusta Commis sion members; former assistant Karyn Nixon; former city Administrator Fred Russell; friends Tori and Brae Boardman and Tim Moses, whose one-liners went on so long that the moderator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-15/augusta-officia
Augusta Municipal Building renovation on schedule

...International, the city's representative on the project, said the ninth-floor offices of Risk Management and the city administrator would be ready Dec. 6.While the Augusta Com mission briefly considered moving the administrator to the second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-19/augusta-municipal-buildi
Augusta Commission to discuss budget options

Interim City Administrator Tameka Allen's three proposals for balancing the 2015 budget, including two that hinge on implementing a new stormwater utility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-12/augusta-commission-discu
Amendment seeks to revive commissioners' eligibility to submit contracts for city business

...a problem with that."The city's procurement office, its public utilities and, for smaller contracts, the city administrator, awards millions of dollars in government contracts funded through sales taxes, bond proceeds and ad valorem taxes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-03/amendment-would-again-al