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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...

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...

Champions Club Roundup kicks off 36th annual Augusta Futurity

...welcomed men and women clad in cowboy hats and boots as well as area leaders like Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis and Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross at the annual Champions Club Roundup at the Morris Museum of Art.Morris thanked futurity...

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...

Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:ATTENTION, COLUMBIA County Commission. The past two commissioners who rammed the stormwater tax down our throats were voted out the very next election. Good luck...

Columbia County commission passes vote to stormwater utilty fees by 2017

Columbia County commissioners voted to implement a series of increases to the county's stormwater utility fee, more than doubling the current fee by 2017.

Top stories of 2014: Battle for Columbia County hospital continues

...emergency services or a hospital has been part of Columbia County's long-term plan for some time, said Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross."We all agreed we needed a hospital," he said.University and Doctors were denied a...

Columbia County stormwater chief makes plans for new revenue

...after doing its dirty work for 20 years."Bennett's plan hinges on three years of rate increases that the Columbia County Commission approved last week for 44,000 parcels of land in Martinez and Evans.The fee ? now 8.75 cents per 100 feet...

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 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...