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Defense contractor plans new Augusta office

...setting up shop in Augusta.The Augusta Economic Development Authority announced Tuesday that Sabre Systems Inc. will...game-changer for Augusta, and the Augusta Economic Development Authority decided to be pro-active in the recruitment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-22/defense-contractor-plans-n
Whole Foods job event set for Tuesday

...while being oriented to the employment possibilities," said Henry Ingram, chairman of the Augusta Economic Development Authority. "The jobs and investment, plus the opportunity for a new venue in food purchasing, is welcome news."Those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-10/whole-foods
Ways to improve Riverwalk Augusta discussed

...riverfront property once again attractive to visitors.A riverwalk committee tasked with helping the Downtown Development Authority identify projects to improve the city's 1.2-acre walkable property brainstormed Thursday. The DDA has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-17/ways-improv
Downtown Augusta building to be renovated for sushi restaurant

...now is on opening the restaurant.Although Klugo did not divulge his investment cost, members of the Downtown Development Authority board said in June the project would cost about $1.2 million.In June, the authority approved a $250,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-16/downtown-bu
ADP looking for Augusta home for dealer services spinoff personnel

...Brendza, vice president and general manager at Augusta, said the company is working with the Augusta Economic Development Authority on finding a spot in Richmond County for that division once it becomes it own publicly-traded company. (The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-07-10/adp-looking
Owner unveils plan to replace fire-damaged building on Broad Street

...Georgia Cities Foundation loan for the project, said Margaret Woodard, the executive director of the Downtown Development Authority.The Georgia Cities Foundation loan is offered at a 3 percent interest rate for projects that spur development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-26/owner-unvei
UGA student drives away 'booted' Jag

...ATHENS, Ga. -- A University of Georgia student was arrested Wednesday for driving away while an Athens Downtown Development Authority employee was placing a boot on his car for unpaid parking fines.Clinton Chandler Reeves, 22, was charged with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-19/uga-student-drives-away-boot
Augusta banker named state banking chairman

...bank's holding company, Georgia-Carolina Bancshares.Brinson currently serves on the board of directors of The Development Authority of Richmond County, CSRA Development Companies and the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce. He graduated from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-19/augusta-banker-named-state
Retail recruiters seeing interest in downtown Augusta

...Chuck Branch, partner in Retail Strategies, which is in the midst of a downtown retail study for the Downtown Development Authority."You can bring national retailers, who are looking at 50 to 100 to 500 different sites, and bring them to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-19/retail-recr
ARC seeking tenants for former chamber building

...and allots space to individuals and groups, Kwatinetz said.One of the findings made by an Augusta Downtown Development Authority retail survey funded by the DDA and private entities was a "need to improve the metrics" of people downtown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-01/arc-seeking-tenants-form