Columbia County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...10, 2015 By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015 By By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014 Columbia County Commission The Board of Commissioners seeks to provide the necessary county services in the most cost-efficient and...

Columbia County approves new housing district, keeps moratorium

...six-month moratorium on high-density housing likely will remain in effect until it expires in August.The Columbia County Commission passed the final reading for a Planned Residential Development district that will replace townhome and cluster...

Columbia County Commission to examine new housing district

Columbia County leaders will consider creating a new residential zoning district this week to provide builders with more flexible design standards for compact neighborhoods.

Columbia County Commission abolishes construction, engineering advisory boards

In a surprise move, Columbia County Commission abruptly voted Tuesday to abolish the county's construction and engineering advisory boards and create a new body that will combine...

Derryberry, Taylor headed to runoff in Columbia County Commission District 3 race

...Martinez businessman and a former assistant district attorney are headed for a Dec. 2 runoff election for the Columbia County Commission District 3 seat.Trip Derryberry garnered the most votes in Tuesday's special election, but was unable to...

Columbia County Commission to examine hospital bids during work session

...panel on a partner to push for a hospital in Columbia County, Commission Chairman Ron Cross said officials won't be starting from scratch.The Columbia County Commission will hold a work session at 9 a.m. Friday...

Columbia County commission chairman Ron Cross to seek re-election

Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross will seek a fourth term of office this November, he confirmed Monday.Cross said his desire to stay on as...

Columbia County Commission seeks funds from Kay Allen, calls for resignation

The Columbia County Commission voted 4-0 on Friday to authorize its attorneys to recover any "wrongfully withheld" funds from Tax Commissioner Kay Allen...

Columbia County commissioners resolve zoning issues with Lights of the South

The lights on Louisville Road will be on again this Christmas season.Columbia County Commission members voted Tuesday to approve a rezoning of property that clears the way for Lights of the South to operate this holiday season...

Board overrides withdrawal request, denies water park rezoning

The decision to allow a $20 million water park to go up near Grovetown now rests in the hands of the Columbia County Commission after developers and public officials failed to resolve a dispute over building permits and infrastructure concerns...