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City Ink | The Augusta Chronicle

...and on Tuesday the Au gusta Com mission found no pot of gold or enough four-leaf clovers to balance the budget or keep the city from going broke in a few years. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 Seven commissioners nixed a proposed tax increase Monday that...

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Kawasaki Mule utility vehicle stolen from city of Augusta

...Kawasaki Mule utility vehicle belonging to the city of Augusta was stolen downtown Saturday...police report, the vehicle, which the city uses while working on Riverwalk Augusta...found in the office four hours later that a city employee realized it had been stolen and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-28/kawasaki-mule-utility-
Help | The Augusta Chronicle

...web form We condense letters when necessary. Most will not exceed 300 words. A letter must include the writer's name and city, which will be published, and an address and telephone number for verification, which will not be published. Writers may...

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U.S. Olympic Committee will pay price if a U.S. city lands the 2024 Olympics

...millions in sponsorships to the victorious city's newly formed organizing committee...Olympic federation must sign when it puts a city up as a candidate to host the Games. It...organizing committee that forms when a city is awarded the Olympics. London's domestic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-28/us-olympic-committee-wil
Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...and on Tuesday the Au gusta Com mission found no pot of gold or enough four-leaf clovers to balance the budget or keep the city from going broke in a few years. Saturday, March 8, 2014 Suppose you called a meeting to plot the course of Augusta's...

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Augusta Commission holds off on tax increase

...with just a few days to meet state deadlines.City staffers had proposed the 2-mill increase...deficit, partially replenish reserves and provide city employees a $1,000 raise.The city hasn't raised taxes more than a quarter-mill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-28/augusta-commission-holds
Augusta Commission set to approve $9 million tax increase

...commissioners see the increase as unavoidable, with city departments already cut to the bone and the city's reserves down this year more than $5 million...Columbus-Muscogee.Commissioner Bill Lockett said the city needed not only a 2-mill rate hike but the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-27/augusta-commission-set-a
Braves greats take place in Hall of Fame

...division titles and made 15 playoff appearances, winning the city's lone major professional sports title."I'm truly humbled...big league debut as a teenage infielder with the 1963 Kansas City Athletics and appeared in just 132 games over six seasons, hitting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-27/braves-greats-take-place
Small businesses selling Fair Trade products looking to make money while doing good

...to $4.4 million last year. They are expected to reach $6 million in 2014."In a thoughtful urban center like New York City, I think it's a smart business decision to be the company known for responsible coffee sourcing," co-owner Jim Munson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-27/small-businesses-selling-f
Firefighter pay proposal to go before Augusta Commission

...ground for departments in Columbia and Burke counties.Since the city is currently in budget negotiations, he said, now is the perfect...priorities, he said.Mason said he would advise against giving all city employees a raise, however."It's not that other people...

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