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Downtown merchants speak out about parking solutions

...resurfaced in October when Downtown Development Authority Executive Director Margaret Woodard and Augusta interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cassell presented a parking management plan to city commissioners. The plan included installing 100 "user-friendly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-12-09/downtown-me
Air bag maker refuses to expand recall coast to coast

...authority to seek recalls from original parts suppliers ? a position the agency contests.David Friedman, NHTSA deputy administrator, said he was "deeply disappointed" by Takata's response.The agency is now gathering proof that a recall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-03/air-bag-maker-refuses-expa
Department heads hope to reach new year

...dealings with for 24 years.I believe she is an exceptional person who has done an outstanding job as IT director, deputy administrator and interim administrator. The department has received high rankings from state and national IT organizations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-12-06/department-head
Storm sewer pipe collapse closing Walton Way eastbound lanes at least two weeks

...according to Pamela Dugar of the city's emergency management division."We caught it at the right time," interim deputy administrator Steve Cassell, also assistant director of Engineering, said of a gaping sinkhole near the edge of the outbound...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-30/storm-sewer-pipe-collaps
Hyde Park residents question spending

...they'd agreed to approve a budget Tuesday and failed to do so.After a presentation of a revised budget from deputy administrator Tameka Allen, who did much of the budget work before Jackson's arrival, commissioners named numerous concerns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-18/hyde-park-residents-ques
New Augusta administrator Janice Allen Jackson begins work today

...Administrator Tameka Allen, who served dual roles as deputy administrator and information technology director for nine years...top floor, remains underway. Allen, interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cassell and two assistants are working from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-16/new-augusta-administrato
Augusta Commission to discuss budget options

...information technology director has been discussed, the commission had made no formal decision about her or interim deputy administrator Steve Cassell, a city engineer."Six votes will determine that and I think in making that determination the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-12/augusta-commission-discu
US safety agency demands automakers, Takata expand air bag recall to entire nation

...must be recalled to address defective Takata air bags and our aggressive investigation is far from over," NHTSA Deputy Administrator David Friedman said in a statement.The safety agency has been under intense pressure from lawmakers to seek an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-18/us-safety-agency-demands-a
Showdown looms between US safety agency and Japanese air bag maker over recall

...regions. "Takata's initial response, yes, an unwillingness to move forward," David Friedman, the agency's deputy administrator, said Tuesday. "Everyone needs to understand that Takata needs to act."Takata has so far set aside more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-19/showdown-looms-between-us-
Augusta administrator Janice Allen Jackson wants deputy administrators to remain until replacements hired

...office until she fills two deputy administrator slots.After a lengthy closed-door...authorized returning Allen to deputy administrator and information technology...and keeping Cassell on as deputy administrator."In terms of my transitional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-24/augusta-administrator-ja