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Multimillion dollar water park to be built near Grovetown

...to bring in 185,000 to 300,000 people each year" to the 100-acre property at 633 Louisville Road.Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross predicted the project would be a "tremendous asset" for the area."It will definitely be a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-19/multimillion-dollar-water-
Augusta-Richmond County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...Home Demolitions Map (Aug. 13, 2012) By Walter C. Jones | Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 Augusta-Richmond County Commission Augusta commissioners voted 7-2 Tuesday to proceed with hiring administrator candidate Janice Allen Jackson...

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Columbia County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...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 effective...

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Augusta-Richmond County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...Home Demolitions Map (Aug. 13, 2012) By Walter C. Jones | Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 Augusta-Richmond County Commission Augusta commissioners voted 7-2 Tuesday to proceed with hiring administrator candidate Janice Allen Jackson...

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Voting by mail begins in Nov. 4 election

...and a four-way race between Trip Derryberry, Floyd Everett, Brett McGuire and Mack Taylor for the District 3 county commission seat.Columbia County voters also will decide whether to renew a 1 percent sales tax expected to raise $144 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-17/voting-mail-be
Report: Ga. governments have weak nepotism rules

...brothers and sisters. In Clayton County, an employee can work with his brother while his father is the chairman of the county commission. In a DeKalb County division, 10 percent of employees work with a relative.It's extremely difficult to track...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-31/report-ga-governments-have-we
Rants & Raves

...we are trying to enjoy our walk, a loose dog confronts us. It's getting old, people. A RANT TO THE McDuffie County Commission for hiring a man, with no ties to McDuffie County, for the county manager job and not hiring a woman, who is absolutely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/rants-raves
Commercial rezoning sought for land next to Mullins Crossing

...economic incentive package approved by the Columbia County Commission for the second phase was never used.A sign on the...rezoning application must receive final approval by the county commission and is scheduled to be heard at the meeting Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-28/commercial-
Hancock County officials to lease office space from local college after courthouse fire

...commissioners agreed wednesday to lease space from Oconee Fall Line Technical College's branch in Sparta for $1 a year. County commission chairman Sistie Hudson said phone and data lines will need to be added before the offices are up and running.People...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-13/hancock-county-officia
Columbia County Commission approves SPLOST project list

The commission OK'd a final project list for the 2017-22 special purpose local option sales tax at its regular meeting Tuesday. The vote places the list on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-06/columbia-county-commissi