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Sales tax funds fall short for road, drainage work

...Wrightsboro Road, will improve sidewalks and medians and possibly relocate utilities underground, said interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cas sell.Unlike most of the projects, $8 million is sufficient to complete the work, Cassell said.Other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-13/sales-tax-funds-fall-sho
Pardon Our Mess: Sunken road at downtown intersection

...the utilities department had repaired lines beneath it before, said Steve Cassell, traffic engineer and interim deputy administrator. After filling the hole, the patch might not have settled properly. Cassell said he would contact officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-13/pardon-our-mess-sunken
Traffic watchers work to keep commute smooth

...Masters Week.When the first rush of traffic hits Washington Road after 7 a.m., traffic engineer and interim deputy administrator Steve Cassell is already at his makeshift desk at Westside High School between other engineers.On a platform...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-09/traffic-watchers-work-keep-co
Medicare pays nearly $124 million to Augusta providers

...huge step" toward greater transparency for how Medicare pays for services, said Jonathan Blum, the principal deputy administrator.The $77 billion in payments were only for Medicare's traditional fee-for-service program and did not include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-12/medicaire-pays-nearly-124-mi
Richmond County debris removal deemed 100 percent complete

Fifty-three days after debris removal began, Traffic Engineer and interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cassell confirmed Friday evening that cleanup was complete in Richmond County."It's hard to describe the level of relief...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-04/richmond-county-debris-remova
Pardon Our Mess: Two section of exposed wires near riverwalk

...The Augusta-Richmond County Engineering Department ACTION PROMISED: According to Traffic Engineer and interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cassell, the wires are not live and his department is in the process of looking for a solution to the problem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-05/pardon-our-mess-two-section-e
Augusta contracted storm cleanup cost rises to $16.4 million

...while some areas of the city probably won't be com pletely free of storm debris before Masters Week.Interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cassell requested $2.5 million more for contractors Ashbritt Environmental and Leidos, based on revised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-01/augusta-contracted-storm
Pardon Our Mess: Broad Street sidewalks cracked

...have been identified by city employees and been barricaded for pedestrian safety, Traffic Engineer and interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cassell said.The department has already begun to pave broken portions of the sidewalk and will continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-30/pardon-our-mess-broad-street-
Augusta debris removal from ice storm half national average

...kind of hard to divide the cost into an overall per-cubic-yard rate," said Cas sell, the city's interim deputy administrator. "There are a lot of contributing factors."Cassell said the city has separate unit prices for removing hazardous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-23/augusta-debris-removal-ice-st
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