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Public meetings on downtown parking set for Dec. 9

...and the second is scheduled for 6 p.m. at the Marbury Center at 1257 Broad St., according to the Down town Development Authority, which is helping the city organize the meetings.Anthony Robinson, a professor in management, marketing and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-11-18/public-meet
Augusta Commission to discuss budget options

...000, although representatives from each group have insisted the funds are vital to their operations.Downtown Development Authority Chairman Cameron Nixon, for instance, told commissioners a $38,653 cut to its city supplement would effectively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-12/augusta-commission-discu
Trek toward more tech

...We wanted these guys very badly," acknowledged Walter Sprouse, executive director of the Augusta Economic Development Authority, which helped state officials court the Fortune 1000 company during the past several months.The global IT consulting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-09/trek-toward-more-tech
Downtown resident takes on effort to clean weekend trash piles

...he said. "I want to have some pride of where I live, even if it's not my (hometown) city."Downtown Development Authority Executive Director Margaret Woodard said downtown has a problem with cleanliness. Some bar owners clean up sidewalks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-05/downtown-resident-takes-effo
Downtown retail recruitment continues with marketing guide

...according to a recent study.Alabama-based Retail Strategies, contracted in 2013 to assist the city's Downtown Development Authority in retail recruitment, found that downtown residents spend nearly $33 million in department and general merchandise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-11-13/downtown-re
Unisys begins hiring for Augusta IT center

...Ingram, the chairman of the Augusta Economic Development Authority. "We are fortunate to have them coming to Augusta...the executive director of the Augusta Economic Development Authority. It started a seven-month search involving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-06/unisys-begins-hiring-augus
Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis details proposal to expand office, budget

...of that size," he said.That means having staff able to interact with other governments, including local development authorities and federal resources available to address blight, as well as upgrading a position in the mayor's office to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-05/augusta-mayor-elect-hard
Long-awaited streetscape project starts at Augusta's James Brown Boulevard

...Ninth Street to get spiffed up to connect the two," said Cameron Nixon, the chairman of the city's Downtown Development Authority board. "It really is a gateway to downtown."The first phase will cost $812,500 and is funded by a $650...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-11-04/long-awaite
Unisys bringing jobs to Augusta

...foot) traffic downtown."The Augusta Economic Development Authority is assisting Unisys in finding a temporary office...Sprouse said.According to the Augusta Economic Development Authority's list of largest Augusta employers, Fort Gordon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-11-03/unisys-brin
DSM announces plans to build new plant in Augusta, open 200 new jobs

...years, and today's announcement reinforces their continued commitment to our community," Augusta Economic Development Authority Chairman Henry In gram said in a statement. "It was an honor to have worked with DSM on this project, dating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-29/dsm-announc