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...

Approve tax for better Aiken schools

As a parent of two young daughters, as a 2003 graduate of North Augusta High School and as a North Augusta City Council member, I support the 1-cent sales tax for Aiken County school facilities.In Aiken County, many of our 24,000 students...

Who OK'd spending?

...these are just few examples. The taxpayers should know who approved this money.I have a few questions for the county council members. Was there a budget? If there was a budget, who approved it? Was the budget met?A bureaucrat or government...

Review of the facts favors tax approval

...to be informed by knowledgeable persons like Mr. Simkins, or school board president Ray Fleming, or Aiken County Council members, etc. Listen to those who have earned community respect by their actions and reputations.I am proud to be a resident...

Charles McGregor III

...Scrap Gresham Sunday School Class, members of Briar Creek Soil and Water, CSRA Resource Conservation and Development council members, Bob Bolton, Preston Conner, Wayne Crockett, Allen DeLaigle, Von Forehand, Johnny Hight, Ivey McMillan, Kenneth...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Ghost stories begin with cemetery

...Street, North Augusta co-founder James U. Jackson and former Augusta Mayor Charles DeVaney.Tickets are $5 for council members and $10 for others. Send e-mail to jessica.na.heritage@gmail.com.The headline in The Chronicle on Sept...

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 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...