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City Ink | The Augusta Chronicle

...the very next day the work will begin. Commissioners will meet and the gavel will fall. It will be a brand new day at City Hall. If city department heads in the crosshairs of Augusta Commission members make it through December, everything's gonna...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink
Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...the very next day the work will begin. Commissioners will meet and the gavel will fall. It will be a brand new day at City Hall. The good news is it was a slow week for local politics. The bad news is I'm not writing about local politics this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/sylvia-cooper
Opinions differ as law preserves Greenwood's segregated war memorial

...to lunch on Main Street and back again to his office at City Hall, but no one had ever led a campaign to change it.In...be postponed. AS THE NEW PLAQUES wait in an office in City Hall, two bills have been introduced in the South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-14/opinions-differ-law-preserves
Ga. councilman's pig loose at meeting

...run for it Tuesday night during a closed session of the city council.Lucky bolted from her fenced front yard next to city hall and crossed Georgia Highway 17 before being caught by Eaton with the help of Guyton police.When alerted Lucky had escaped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-13/ga-councilmans-pig-loose-mee
Editorial: Signs of pollution

You wouldn't think of putting a billboard on the side of City Hall. Or NASCAR-style advertising on police cars. Or a classified ad on the mayor's hat.So what makes people think they can clog...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/editorial-signs-pollu
Grovetown preparing for growth

...evolves, he hopes its rich history is also preserved and remembered.Lord helps maintain the city's museum next to City Hall, which features memorabilia dating back to Grovetown's incorporation in 1881.Founded as a rural community and evolving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-21/grovetown-preparing-growth
Mayor schedules 'office hours'

Mayor Hardie Davis' second "Office Hours" event outside city hall will be held from 5 p.m. to 6 pm. Thursday at Jason's Deli, 2907 Washington Road.Davis' guest will be interim District...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-17/mayor-schedules-office-h
Fillmore liked Augusta and it liked him back

...president praised the men and women of Augusta, the newspaper said, and bragged on the Signers Monument in front of City Hall.Augusta was smitten."Rarely (is) seen any public man, who was so successful in making a most favorable impression...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-14/fillmore-liked-augusta-and-it
Good intention, poor execution

...matters get over-complicated. And when problems occur, lack of centralized authority creates an accountability vacuum at city hall.Davis believes, and we concur, that commissioners should function as a policy-making board of directors, leaving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-25/good-intention-poor-e
Savannah selling St. Patrick's parking spaces in advance

SAVANNAH, Ga. - If you're planning to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Savannah next month, City Hall is selling reserved parking spaces more than two weeks in advance of the sprawling festival and parade.Savannah's Mobility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-24/savannah-selling-st-patr