Taylor declares run for District 122 seat while Duncan mulls decision

...who?"His question might be answered by a colleague, District 1 Commissioner Doug Duncan.Duncan said Wednesday he was...businessman, in the November general election to fill the District 1 seat after Ron Thigpen chose not to run again.Taylor...

Columbia County Commissioner Doug Dun­can won't seek Ben Harbin's House seat

Columbia County District 1 Commissioner Doug Dun can said Thursday that he had decided against pursuing the seat being vacated by longtime state Rep. Ben...

Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis to hold office hours Wednesday downtown

Hardie Davis will hold mayor's office hours in District 1 Wednesday at Metro Market in downtown Augusta.The Mayor's...highlighting local businesses, Davis said in a statement.District 1 Commissioner Bill Fennoy will join Davis for the meeting...

City official suggests taking bus to Masters Tournament

...Bill Fennoy suggests patrons try Augusta Public Transit as a painless way to get to Augusta National Golf Club.The District 1 commissioner took the bus Thursday to attend the Georgia Chamber of Commerce's Red Carpet Tour event, held at a tent...

Commission to review stormwater utility fee in Wednesday work session

...Swamp watershed, according to the document.Augusta commissioners vary in their support for the program, with downtown District 1 Commissioner Bill Fennoy supporting its role in addressing long-standing flooding and rural District 8 Commissioner...

Free gas keeps Augusta commissioners on move

...incentive to shop around for the lowest gas prices versus the former system of negotiating fuel prices with local vendors.District 1 Commissioner Bill Fennoy purchased the third most gallons, with 468.9 at a cost of $1,513.31 and an average per...

Augusta Administrator Janice Allen Jackson discusses first months on job

...drive on up to the 15th Street Kroger and bought my stuff and went on home. It doesn't bother me to do that. I feel very, very safe. I've never had a safety concern coming out there so far. I feel very good being in District 1, in 30901.

Augusta Parks and Recreation director Bob Levine resigns

...emergency shelters with generators for the next major storm? Earning Georgia Recreation and Parks Association's District 1 Agency of YearLevine said after his resignation, he plans to vacation in Florida and spend the summer at his cottage...

Augusta Commission passes 2015 budget with stormwater fee, raises for deputies

...Commissioner Bill Fennoy said while Guilfoyle's south Richmond County "dirt" might be harmless enough, in urban District 1 "it just creates a big mess" during heavy rains.Jackson's plan, a revision of a proposal brought to 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...