Aiken County employee salaries database | The Augusta Chronicle

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Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...pertinent. Former state Senate Major ity Leader Charles Walker talks about why the consolidated Augusta-Richmond County government was set up the way it was. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 Augusta Commission members are champing at the bit to...

Augusta Administrator Janice Allen Jackson discusses first months on job

...change the way we address stormwater needs. It was that people have a fundamental lack of trust in Augusta-Richmond County government. That's the biggest thing that we have to change.Q: How do you fix the trust issue?A: Communication goes...

Take notice

...public hearings to zoning changes and tax liens.How many people do you know who get their information from a city or county government website? The number is surely dwarfed by the people you know who see the information in the newspaper.As much...

Rants & Raves

...our population growth. Why doesn't that growth bring new tax base which supports increased infrastructure? Our county government is on a spending spree with other peoples' money. EOA ENERGY Coordinator Patricia Johnson The noise from Starbucks...

Efforts to regulate Augusta commission members' travel rejected

...League of Cities, for instance, "have the same identical problems that we have here," he said.As a city-county government, Augusta is a dues-paying member of both state and national organizations for cities and counties, all of which...

Walker sheds light on city government

Former state Senate Major­ity Leader Charles Walker talks about why the consolidated Augusta-Richmond County government was set up the way it was.

Augusta's United Way exceeds goal, raises $3.4 million

...September release.The United Way presented several awards, including the Spirit of Community Award to Columbia County government, which reported a 75 percent increase in employee contributions and special events over last year. Savannah River...

Davis seeks veto, hiring and firing, budgeting and other functions added to mayoral powers

...lacking in the consolidated government.Amending the 1995 bill that established the consolidated Augusta-Richmond County government would require an act of the state legislature or eight commission votes."In a true democracy, checks and balances...

Augusta-area business leaders press state officials on transportation

...about yet."Unlike years past, in recent years the business community was not joined by members of local city and county governments for substantive meetings while in Atlanta. And the group no longer hosts barbecue dinners with flowing cocktails...