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Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...Edwards | Tuesday, May 11, 2010 Coliseum Authority The Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority was established to manage the operation...infighting and financial irregularities, the Coliseum Authority was revamped in May of 2009 to include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/coliseum-authority
Commission OKs SPLOST package

...adjustments besides omitting $10 million for nonprofit groups.It boosted funds for Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority to begin work on a new arena from $5 million to $6 million and for Gordon Highway work in support of a new Fort...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-18/commission-oks-splost-pa
Commissioners push for more public safety, other changes in SPLOST package

...aquarium.Williams doesn't support including funds for a new civic center in the package. Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority Chairman Cedric Johnson said the authority's request of $10 million would go toward land acquisition for an arena...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-11/commissioners-push-more-
Some SPLOST projects make cut, some don't

...than spending $15 million on a new system, she said.Also seeing a cutback was the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority, which saw its $15 million request for preparation and possible site acquisition for a new 10,000-seat arena...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-10/some-splost-projects-mak
Augusta Commission still whittling down SPLOST package

...the case of James Brown Arena, Papa might have a brand new bag, but it's not very big. Commissioners cut the Coliseum Authority's $15 million request to $5 million.Under the heading "Govern ment Faculties," demolition of the abandoned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-08-15/augusta-commiss
Augusta mayor, commissioners tweak special purpose local option sales tax list

...Frantom said.After much debate, the group appeared to reach consensus on funding Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority $5 million of a requested $15 million to lay the groundwork to replace the aging James Brown Arena.They restored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-13/augusta-mayor-commission
The Way We Were: The Railroad Arch

...article in The Chronicle.The arch seems to have led a quiet decade before it made news again. In August 1979, the Coliseum Authority, reportedly spent about $2,000 to paint it and reinforce it. They must have done a good job - it's still...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-09/way-we-were-railroad-arch
Augusta Commission readies SPLOST 7 push

...next week. He remains undecided on two of its larger requests ? $15 million sought by Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority to assist in construction of an arena to replace James Brown Arena and $10 million to extend Augusta Common.While...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-03/augusta-commission-readi
Public has chance to weigh in on Augusta's next SPLOST package

...percent of the total package.Other choices are whether to include $15 million to help Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority replace the aging James Brown Arena and whether to include any or all of some $17.8 million in funds requested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-29/public-has-chance-weigh-
Storm fee fuels SPLOST resistance as talks on capital program begin

...projects.City departments and outside groups have submitted requests for funds, such as Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority's request for $15 million to help build a facility to replace the aging James Brown Arena.Smith said he'd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-22/storm-fee-fuels-splost-r