Augusta-Richmond County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...2012-2013 Employee Raises (Feb. 2013) Augusta Home Demolitions Map (Aug. 13, 2012) Augusta-Richmond County Commission Proposed changes to animal ordinances, which have not been updated in 35 years, have been pushed back two weeks...

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...

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...

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.

Attack on Georgia's Silver Comet Trail raises security concerns

...sheriff's Cpl. Ashley Henson said. Officials now plan to consider whether additional cameras are needed, Paulding County Commission Chairman David Austin said.An estimated 2 million visitors use the 61.5-mile Silver Comet Trail in Georgia...

Rants & Raves

...breathe when he was shooting! RANT FOR THE Columbia County Commission. I find it difficult to believe that a county as...staff at animal control. This is unthinkable. The county commission needs to address this problem right away. Vets could...

Georgia county increases taxes 17 percent

...would cost the owner of a $275,000 home an extra $140 a year if the property's value remains unchanged.Fulton County Commission Chairman John Eaves has said that declining revenues and increased costs have left the county with a $40 million...

Atlanta county studies 17 percent tax hike

...from taxpayers Wednesday as they debated what would be the first increase of its kind in more than 20 years. Fulton County Commission Chairman John Eaves tells WSB-TV declining revenues and increased costs have left the county with a $40 million...

Rant & Raves

Comments from readers: RANT FOR THE COLUMBIA County Commission for moving the Fourth of July celebration from Patriots Park to Lady A Amphitheater. Lady A will never hold all the people who...

Georgia Regents Medical Center files to build Columbia County hospital

...facility would provide 699 jobs.Columbia County is the state's largest county without a hospital. The Columbia County Commission voted in March to partner with whichever hospital can obtain a certificate of need.In addition to a hospital with...