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Augusta commissioners to discuss millage rate, vacancy today

...that we don't have this issue," Mason said last week. "That has yet to be addressed appropriately."Fennoy, the District 1 commissioner, said a 1.75-mill increase wouldn't be enough."I think it needs to be at 2.14 because of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-24/augusta-commissioners-
Augusta Commission holds off on tax increase

...revenue somewhere," Lockett said. "Let's do what is right."Also voting in favor, Commissioner Bill Fennoy said District 1 residents complain about potholes, abandoned houses, overgrowth and flooding."They don't mind a tax increase as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-28/augusta-commission-holds
Hasan tops Finnegan in District 6 commission race

...the majority was in 2012, when Matt Aitken, who is white, lost a bid for a second term representing majority black District 1 to Bill Fennoy. During Aitken's term, the commission's four black members occasionally referred to the majority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/hasan-tops-fin
Ron Cross, Doug Duncan easily win Columbia County Commission races

...competition to take the Commission's District 1 seat.Cross, who was seeking to...about 24 percent of the vote in the District 1 Commission contest.Nevertheless...businessman 3,074 votes to 948, in District 1 precincts, which cover the eastern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-20/ron-cross-doug
Lack of funding links complex flooding issues

...lack of funding to deal with it. District 1 Commissioner Bill Fennoy has pushed...and does not have a simple fix.District 1 is closest to the Savannah River...worth of roadway drainage projects in District 1 alone in the design phase, but those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-13/flooding-woes-continue-fundi
Davis wins mayor; SPLOST loses

...evening. 10 p.m.In Columbia County: Chairman Ron Cross keeps his seat with 60 percent of the votes. Commissioner District 1 won by Doug Duncan with 77 percent of the votes. Columbia County Board of Education District 3 won by Sleeper with 60...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-05-20/few-surprises-state-races
Candidates want infrastructure, attention for District 2

...Williams said Den nis Williams won his favor by attending commission meetings and other events. The district, like District 1, suffers most from blight and neglect by property owners, he said."We let people get away with things we don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-08/candidates-wan
Rants & Raves

...He never got in trouble for that. It is a disgrace. I can't even watch the news any more. THIS IS A HUGE RANT for District 1 Commissioner Bill Fennoy. You are just another deer with his headlights out. SPLOST DOES nothing for south Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-04/rants-raves
Augusta mayoral candidate Helen Blocker-Adams says she'll bring different dynamic to office

...you approach that situation and make it better?A: Our government is structured in a way that it's perceived that District 1 is against District 7 and District 6 is against District 2. Our government is structured that way; that's not the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/augusta-mayora
Candidates share views, plans at Columbia County forum

...Big-box retail is great, but small business is the backbone of Columbia County," Bartley said.Candidates for the District 1 commission seat, Hafeez Chaudhry, a Martinez businessman, and Doug Duncan, a vice president with Augusta staffing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/candidates-sha