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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
Augusta pensioners eye benefit increase

...retirees ? meaning about $90,000 a year ? will require the city pay an additional $100,000 into the fund, said city attorney Jody Smitherman.Mayor Deke Copenhaver said the media's presence Tuesday would ensure that if Augusta increases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-15/augusta-pensioners-eye-b
Committee gives Gold Cross Augusta EMS zone

...months later changed their minds and told Russell to negotiate a new contract with the firm.Russell and assistant city attorney spent much of last year negotiating a new contract with Gold Cross, while the regional EMS council last summer reopened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-03/committee-gives-gold-cro
Council to revisit November selection of area EMS 'zone provider'

...regardless, he hopes to end what he sees is a two-year turf battle over the service.James and Jody Smitherman, the city attorneys assigned to fire and EMS, did not return calls seeking comment.Neither the zone committee decision nor the council...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-02/council-revisit-november
Augusta Equal Employment Opportunity director could be demoted

...EEO Director Jacqueline Humphrey, who did not return a call seeking comment, recently filed complaints against two city attorneys with the state Bar Association, several Augusta commissioners confirmed.Commissioner Marion Williams said the commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-31/eeo-director-could-be-de
Fred Russell won't run for Augusta mayor

...worth of records resulted in only a small stack of paper and no correspondence with the mayor, finance department or city attorney, and only "conversations between a couple of people," despite laws that require local governments to keep digital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-04/fred-russell-wont-run-au
Plane crash suits could bankrupt, Thomson mayor says

...State Rep. Barry Fleming, who sponsored House Bill 1010, led the subcommittee considering it and serves as the city attorney for several small cities. He said he wanted to make things equal for the two types of local governments. Otherwise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-24/plane-crash-suits-could-
'Computergate II' headed to a city near you

...DRIVE AND A HARDER HEAD: Computergate I began with the firing of staff attorney Vanessa Flournoy in 2007 by then-City Attorney Eugene Jessup ? who shortly thereafter got fired himself ? after he confiscated the hard drive from her city computer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-02-08/computergate-ii
River Club Homeowners Association files civil suit over Project Jackson

...president of the homeowners association.As of Thursday afternoon, the complaint had not been formally served, said city attorney Kelly Zier, who acknowledged he is aware it has been filed.Upon being served, the named defendants will have 30...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-12-12/river-club-homeowners-as
Seattle Seahawks aren't ready to celebrate yet

...against the organization for failing to disclose the dangers of competing after suffering head injuries.Suburban Kansas City attorney Ken McClain is representing the players.McClain says a proposed $765 million settlement by the NFL to compensate former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-03/seattle-seahawks-arent-ready-