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North Augusta City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...enacting policies concerning the operation of the city; enacting local ordinances; and appointing the Municipal Judges, City Attorney, City Clerk, and members of the various boards. City Council also has the authority to call bond referendums in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/north-augusta-city-council
Savannah's jailed ex-police chief to get six-figure pension

...sentenced by a U.S. District Court judge this month. But City Attorney Brooks Stillwell told council members Thursday that...the police department.Mayor Edna Jackson asked the city attorney Thursday to seek a second opinion from Attorney General...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-19/savannahs-jailed-ex-po
Mayor's power play unites commission against him

...election, were burned up to learn through the media that he wants to hire and fire department heads and appoint the city attorney, fire chief and EMA director, all of whom would answer to him.He also wants a veto over commission decisions and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-02-21/mayors-power-pl
Augusta's Hardie Davis not first to seek added mayoral power

...Give him the budget ? that will keep a mayor very busy," he said.In 2011, then-Mayor Deke Copen haver had the city attorney prepare a list of "issues to consider" in a revision of the charter. They included questions about modifying the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-28/augustas-hardie-davis-no
Rain charge held for more discussion

...commissioner who charged taxpayers for more than two trips last year was Lockett, who took at least 10.Williams asked the city attorney whether approving the policy would make it apply to the mayor, who according to the city's consolidation act is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-17/rain-charge-held-more-di
Rants & Raves

...wrote better cases you wouldn't be here." Needless to say we didn't fare well, for it is your word against a city attorney with a repetitive phrase. Not helping the city's image. Take heed in Harlem. IF YOU LIKE living in an area where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-01/rants-raves
Davis seeks veto, hiring and firing, budgeting and other functions added to mayoral powers

...ordinances and resolutions- Supervise all executive and administrative affairs- Appoint department heads, including the city attorney, administrator and finance director, to serve at his pleasure- Sign and approve contracts, deeds and bonds- Submit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-20/mayor-seeks-more-powers
City attorney's objection met with fire

...dairy farm families in their federal lawsuit against the city fired back their own volley at the city attorney Tuesday. Friday, Augusta City Attorney Jim Wall filed an objection on two partners in an Atlanta law firm being allowed to handle the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/18/met_245021.shtml
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Sumpter, S.C., possible gun ban in parks hits snag

...opinion from the state attorney general's office, the city attorney says.The city council wanted to discuss the issue...whether it was safe to allow concealed guns in the park.City attorney Eric Shytle found an opinion from the attorney general's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/sc-citys-possible-gun-ban-par
Augusta files appeal on ice storm reimbursement

...Emergency Management Agency to increase its reimbursement for costs incurred following a devastating February ice storm, city attorney Andrew MacKenzie confirmed Tuesday.The storm, which struck the evening of Feb. 11, caused millions in damage as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-23/augusta-files-appeal-ice