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Rants & Raves

...there is no rioting. QUESTION: WHEN DOES a nice tract of wooded land become blighted? Answer: When North Augusta City Council and their city manager decide to build a baseball stadium with TIF funds to the detriment of their residents. And the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-29/rants-raves
Aiken City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...Home Demolitions Map (Aug. 13, 2012) Aiken City Council The Aiken City Council serves as the governing body for the City...of Aiken Public Safety's C shift during the City Council meeting Monday night. AIKEN --- Newly appointed...

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Aiken City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...Home Demolitions Map (Aug. 13, 2012) Aiken City Council The Aiken City Council serves as the governing body for the City...of Aiken Public Safety's C shift during the City Council meeting Monday night. AIKEN --- Newly appointed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/aiken-city-council
North Augusta City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...13, 2012) North Augusta City Council The City of North Augusta has a...Mayor-Council form of government. The City Council is composed of seven members elected...staggered terms. Major duties of the City Council include: adopting an annual budget...

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Downtown stadium | The Augusta Chronicle

...fund the $144 million Project Jackson that he won't make a ruling until ... Monday's vote by the North Augusta City Council will mark the final reading to approve an amended ordinance that will allow the city to create a Tax Increment Financing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/downtown-stadium
North Augusta City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...13, 2012) North Augusta City Council The City of North Augusta has a...Mayor-Council form of government. The City Council is composed of seven members elected...staggered terms. Major duties of the City Council include: adopting an annual budget...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/local-government/north-augusta-city-council
Judge rules North Augusta didn't have to prove new findings of blight for Project Jackson

...district."Also in the order, Kinard said minutes of city council meetings proved the mayor properly announced executive...there was not sufficient evidence to prove that the city council took action during a March 11, 2013, executive session...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-20/judge-rules-north-augusta-di
Ferguson officer modest, private

...administrative leave since Brown's death, have come from his boss, Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson. During a Ferguson City Council meeting in February, Wilson got special recognition from Jackson for what the chief said then was his role in responding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/ferguson-officer-modest-priv
Summer of 1929 was almost the end of Augusta baseball on Sundays

...activities on the Sabbath.Drinking or selling alcohol was one of the first to go to keep Southern Sabbaths holy. City councils and Legislatures agreed to forbid such activity.In Augusta it got even more complicated. You could buy meat for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/summer-1929-was-almost-end-au
Restaurant owners unhappy with proposed changes to alcohol ordinance

...Sheriff's Office researched how the concept worked in Savannah and discovered it's been well-received there since the city council passed it in 2008.Blake Benthall, who manages Molly MacPherson's Scottish Pub & Grill in downtown Savannah, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-13/restaurant-