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City's public works director resigns

...engineer and director of North Augusta's Public Works Department has resigned from his position to take a job as director of public works for North Myrtle Beach. When Kevin Blayton gets there Monday, he will find a beachfront community battered by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/28/met_237300.shtml
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Rants and Raves

...readers: HOW COME IT'S all about dress codes? Isn't it about education? I thought so. THIS IS A RANT for the director of public works and her cell phone. I see you have to stay in touch with your department when you go away. You think no one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2003-10-16/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
Aiken work nears finish

...some of the parts that we had were mismatched, and we had to order some new parts," said Larry Morris, the director of public works. In April, city crews tore out the crumbling fountain at the intersection of Laurens Street and Richland Avenue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/24/met_136894.shtml
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Workers rush to beautify Augusta

...overtime, mowing and planting from the riverwalk to Walton Way and beyond, said Derek Vanover, the assistant director of public works in trees and landscape. "Are we behind the 8-ball? Yes," Mr. Vanover said, answering his own question...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/26/met_410032.shtml
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Aiken avoids restrictions

...conditions. "We're not asking anybody to go on any kind of restrictions," said Larry Morris, Aiken's director of public works. The city's water system is capable of pumping 17 million gallons a day, enough to meet Aiken's water needs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/17/met_344424.shtml
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Committee seeks ways to save bay

...has looked at a plan to build an observation classroom out there," said Tim Coakley, the city's assistant director of public works. Carolina bays, shallow oval basins found along the Atlantic Coastal Plain, tend to collect water and are often...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/05/met_197699.shtml
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Public invited to toss items

...people will be getting new stuff, and they will be throwing old electronics away," said Tim Coakley, assistant director of public works for the city. Setting unwanted electronics out with the trash pickup is discouraged, since electronics are filled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/24/met_177946.shtml
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Rants and Raves

...of Education's high-salaried spokeswoman were not returned. Do we really need her? THIS IS A RANT to the director of public works. It must be nice for the taxpayers to pay your $1,300 cell phone bill. What are we going to do next, pay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2003-10-11/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
Districts pressured to limit watering

...weekend - are the only counties to keep their "moderate drought" status. Larry Morris, the city of Aiken's director of public works administration and engineering, said last week that, if the drought level were raised to severe, he did not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-09-06/districts-pressured-limit-wat
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Recycling is popular despite trash woes

...of the city's haulers was throwing recyclable material out with regular trash. Theresa Smith, Augusta's director of public works, said public interest in recycling withstood the incidents, which also involved the same hauler's mixing public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/16/liv_408905.shtml
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