North Augusta city council passes budget on first reading

...homeowners, urging the council to vote in favor of a balanced budget. Her colleagues followed suit, but not before council members passed an amendment to increase stormwater fees from $4 to $5 per month.A second reading for the ordinance will...

North Augusta City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...members elected at-large on a partisan basis. The Mayor is elected to a four-year term. Every two years, three Council members are elected to serve four-year staggered terms. Major duties of the City Council include: adopting an annual...

North Augusta city council to discuss budget Monday

...tax increase options were presented during study sessions in September. No tax changes were made at the time.If council members choose to amend the proposed tax ordinance, it would be the first time in more than 20 years that city residents...

Old vs. new: What actions will be required of Augusta's next mayor?

...any less. That power ultimately is in our hands, if only we would use it. (The writer is a former Augusta City Council member and a retired labor relations manager from Bechtel Savannah River Inc.)

J. M. Pendarvis Jr.

...as a SC member on the Council from 1980 1986 and third term from 2005 to 2007. Following his first two terms as a Council member, Butch served as Chairman of the Council s Law Enforcement Advisory Panel. While on the SAFMC, Butch assisted in...

Across Georgia

...residents would be able to send letters to their city council members but not speak at meetings under a proposal being considered.WALB-TV reports that council members have felt harassed by some speakers during public...

To avoid another Ferguson, we must 'be real' with one another

...I trust you because I know you are key to the question Rodney King asked. (The writer is a former Augusta City Council member and a retired labor relations manager from Bechtel Savannah River Inc.)

The Rev. Jerry Ragan named head of national fraternity of priests

...was ordained a priest in 1979 and has served at St. Mary since 2002. Previously, he served as the Southeastern council member in the national organization.As National Responsible, he plans to find a new home for the national headquarters...

Ex-Augusta Administrator Fred Russell's name surfaces in Cincinnati search

...John Cranley selected Baltimore Finance Director Harry Black for the manager's position, and a majority of city council members support the choice. Black will be paid $240,000.The Cincinnati list described the Augusta administrator of 10...

Gov. Haley urges Atlantic Beach to end Bikefest after fatal shootings

...would get back to her within a month or so.Town council members had no questions after the governor's brief comments...promise you that you will have as many people."Town council members had no questions after the governor's brief comments...