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Broaden search for school leaders

...is the education establishment working for them?A successful school district perhaps is the most important economic development tool we can offer prospective businesses that look at locating here. If the outcome doesn't meet the needs of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-05-10/broaden-search-s
Entitlement isn't guaranteed for everyone -- we must work together

...lifestyles.Recently there was an outrage in this community about the bureaucratic use of the word "slum" in an economic development tool called an Urban Redevelopment Area. Our local elected officials are considering this approach to enhance economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-09-14/entitlement-isnt
Georgia House District 120 race

...discussions about implementing Tax Increment Financing in Augusta. There are dollars available through this economic development tool that can be used for bus shelters. Absolutely, I would support legislation that would empower the city to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/05/ric_102919.shtml
Richmond Neighbors
State fishing for cash

...become one of the nation's largest capital campaigns designed to exploit recreational fishing as a statewide economic development tool. The idea, according to assistant state fisheries chief Michael Spencer, is to finance a web of major tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/11/pav_116116.shtml
Rob Pavey
Place the Aiken TIF proposal in proper perspective

...when its downtown TIF unanimously passed. Fred Cavanaugh was the mayor at the time: "The TIF concept is an economic development tool in wide use in South Carolina and across the country. It helps encourage development in areas that may not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/16/let_12663.shtml
Letters | Aiken City Council
Aiken gets Guard's attention

...Street and Willow Run Road sits a lone, unremarkable, vacant building owned by the Aiken Corp., a nonprofit economic development tool for the city. The Aiken Corp. is scheduled to sell the 30,000-square-foot building and adjoining lot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/31/met_130447.shtml
Metro
National Guard won't use Aiken building for training

...situated in an industrial park at Beaufort Street and Willow Run Road, is owned by the Aiken Corp., a nonprofit economic development tool for the city. The Aiken Corp. had been in talks with the National Guard since spring about bringing the proposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/18/met_177144.shtml
Metro
Trolley might be tough sell

...new trolley systems over the past decade as an economic development tool. Another 100 are examining the feasibility just...presentation (pdf format) OTHER TROLLEYS As an economic development tool, not just a people mover, rail-based streetcar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2009-10-23/trolley-mi
Local Business | Business | Downtown stadium | Downtown Trolley | TEE Center | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Long road before all aboard trolley idea

...at the end of this month will be an objective, real-world assessment of whether such a system would be the economic development tool the committee hopes -- or a boondoggle. Judging from readers' reactions to the Chronicle story of the committee's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/05/edi_529810.shtml
Editorials | Downtown stadium | Downtown Trolley | Ellis Street Canal | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens | Master Plan | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Manufacturing on rise, says Georgia lieutenant governor Cagle

...shipping at the Port of Savannah and eliminated taxes on energy used by manufacturers.Such a measure provides an economic development tool to boost manufacturing business in the state."Manufacturing is coming back domestically," Cagle said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-05-03/manufacturing-rise-says-ge