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Coroner sues Aiken County on transport costs

...Coroner Tim Carlton has sued the county council and county administrator because of a dispute over which company will remove...act as his deputies in dealing with the bodies.County Administrator Clay Killian would not talk about the lawsuit filed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-03-20/coroner-sues-aiken-county-tra
Wife accused of stealing $400,000 from husband's firm

...Bridges in January to discuss the back taxes and to work out a resolution, according to a letter from Bridges to county Administrator Scott Johnson.Bridges asked county commission members to consider waiving penalties on the taxes, which amounted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-17/wife-accused-stealing-
Counties aren't sure they can trust lawmakers as S.C. House tries to change funding formula

MARION, S.C. - Marion County Administrator Tim Harper wishes he could give county workers raises or hire replacements as some employees retire or leave. But he hasn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-20/counties-arent-sure-they-can-
Columbia County puts six-month halt on dense residential rezonings

...months, which can lead to strain on infrastructure and roads."It's just about all we are getting now," county Administrator Scott Johnson said of the rezoning requests.Commissioner Bill Morris said he was voting for the moratorium because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-17/columbia-county-puts-six
Columbia County 225th birthday an extension of recent growth

...sewer, parks and roads, that helped us grow over the course of our history," said Scott Johnson, Columbia County administrator. "We have been able to stay ahead of the curve for some time, but recently we have had to play catch up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-25/columbia-county-225th-birthd
Columbia County training track building for law enforcement, first responders clears hurdle

...large piece of property behind the Columbia County Sheriff's Office's new training complex building.Columbia County Administrator Scott Johnson said he expects the addition of the tracks to make the complex a regional law enforcement training...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-10/columbia-county-training
Columbia County commission passes vote to stormwater utility fees by 2017

...were being built each year."I would like to see everybody in the county to pay their fair share," he said.County Administrator Scott Johnson said that as a user fee, the county could not charge every property owner because not all benefit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-17/columbia-county-commissi
Cleanup bill lingers from ice storm that paralyzed area

...spent about $34 million to clear more than 1.2 million cubic yards of debris.Thanks to good bookkeeping, County Administrator Clay Killian said, it expects to get at least $27 million back. About $12 million has already been reimbursed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-25/cleanup-bill-lingers-ice-sto
Dedications, renovations are easier said than done

...director of the Rich mond County Board of Elec tions and served in that capacity for 20 years before being named county administrator, after which she was state elections director from 1996 until her retirement in 2005. She deserves the recognition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-08/dedications-ren
Columbia County affirms financial backing for hospital proposals

...financial backing for three proposed hospital plans, should one win needed approval from state regulators.Columbia County Administrator Scott Johnson transmitted renewed letters of support to officials at the three Augusta hospitals vying to build...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-08/columbia-county-affirms-fina