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Local builder wants conversation with commission on city's bidding process

...River West Drive, the east and west Interstate 20 exit ramps, Alexander Drive and River Shoals Parkway. Interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cassell said the responsive signals would keep traffic flowing and construction would start this summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-25/local-builder-wants-conv
Augusta lacks pedestrian safety measures on most dangerous roads

...We have a lot of projects on the books, but it's all funding," said Steve Cassell, the city's interim deputy administrator and assistant traffic engineer. "If we had the proper funding, we could do more."Though officials cite a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-22/augusta-lacks-pedestrian-safe
City parking ordinance update gets lukewarm reception

...Downtown Development Authority to update the city's parking ordinance met a lukewarm reception Monday.Interim deputy Administrator Steve Cassell, who's been working closely with DDA Director Margaret Woodard on developing a parking management...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-12/city-parking-ordinance-u
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
Augusta traffic chief named interim deputy administrator

...named the city's interim deputy administrator Monday.Reporting to interim...duties handled by former deputy administrator Bill Shanahan, who was over...technology director and a deputy administrator, has been the only administrator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-10/augusta-traffic-chief-na
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
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
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
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-
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