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...2014 2012-2013 Employee Raises (Feb. 2013) Augusta Home Demolitions Map (Aug. 13, 2012) Columbia County Commission The Board of Commissioners seeks to provide the necessary county services in the most cost-efficient and...

Rants & Raves

...cars off trailers with uncapped headers Saturday night on the back road. That was a bit much. RANT TO THE COLUMBIA County Commission. The school board builds schools, but the commission never funds for sidewalks (children's safety). They...

Rant & Raves

Comments from readers: RANT FOR THE COLUMBIA County Commission for moving the Fourth of July celebration from Patriots Park to Lady A Amphitheater. Lady A will never hold all the people who...

Georgia Regents Medical Center files to build Columbia County hospital

...000-square-foot facility would provide 699 jobs.Columbia County is the state's largest county without a hospital. The Columbia County Commission voted in March to partner with whichever hospital can obtain a certificate of need.In addition to a hospital...

Grocer-anchored center planned in Martinez

...reached this week by phone, declined to comment further about the project, are taking their plans before the Columbia County Commission during a regularly-scheduled meeting Tuesday. They must receive approval to rezone the undeveloped tract...

Ron Cross, Doug Duncan easily win Columbia County Commission races

Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross deflected a challenge to his next four years in office on Tuesday, while Doug Duncan takes the Commission's District 1 seat.

Doctors Hospital seeks to build in Columbia County

...ultimately rejected them last year because it ruled the county is adequately served by hospitals in Augusta.The Columbia County Commission has voted to support all three applications and said it will work with the one that is awarded a certificate...

GR Health files to build Columbia County hospital

...by the community."The cost is much less than the roughly $300 million project GR Health proposed to the Columbia County Commission previously because the medical office building and health campus will not be included in this filing but they...

Vogtle water withdrawal plan draws support, opposition

...application. More than 60 people attended the hearing at Augusta Technical College's Burke County campus.Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross was one of the few people who favored the application.Cross, also a member of the Savannah-Upper...

University Hospital takes next step toward providing services in Columbia County

...pegged the cost at $143,940,000. All of this is in line with what University previously proposed to the Columbia County Commission.University is one of three Augusta hospitals seeking to build a hospital in fast-growing Columbia County...