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Simulators can lead to big results in NASCAR these days

WELCOME, N.C. - Just before Dr. Eric Warren turned off the lights at the engineering department at Richard Childress Racing, he programed a computerized simulator to test thousands of changes for a race car.What used to take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-11/simulators-can-lead-big-re
Pardon Our Mess: Light pole knocked over

...knocked over, leaving wires and broken glass exposed to pedestrians. WHO'S RESPONSIBLE: Augusta Traffic Engineering Department ACTION PROMISED: Traffic Engineering was notified of the problem Wednesday morning and the light pole, glass...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-25/pardon-our-mess-light-pole-kn
Firm says city owes $1 million ice-storm cleanup bill

...tree removal and tree pruning services.Southern Arbor claims that Steve Cassell, head of the city's traffic engineering department, and traffic engineer Mike Edwards told the company they needed to do whatever necessary to get city streets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-14/firm-says-city-owes-1-
Request for Qualification Request for Qualifications will be recei...

...p.m. for furnishing: RFQ Item #15-214 Berckmans Road Project Widening & Realignment, Phase 1 for the Engineering Department Qualifications will be received by: The Augusta Commission hereinafter referred to as the OWNER at the offices...

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Pardon our mess: "Buckle Up It's The Law" street sign has been knocked down

...The Law" has been knocked down. WHO'S RESPONSIBLE: Augusta Traffic Engineering Department ACTION PROMISED: None, at the moment. The Traffic Engineering Department was closed for the Christmas holiday and could not be reached Friday for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-28/pardon-our-mess-buckle-its-l
Pardon our Mess: Traffic sign knocked over at corner of Hickman Road and Walton Way

...A traffic sign has been knocked over, apparently struck by a vehicle. WHO'S RESPONSIBLE: Augusta Traffic Engineering Department ACTION PROMISED: Mike Edwards, Augusta Traffic Engineering operations manager, said Friday morning he would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-14/pardon-our-mess-traffic-sign
Augusta studying downtown in preparation for influx of transportation tax dollars

...said. "If you're going to spend $100 million downtown, you definitely want it to look the same."The engineering department issued a request for qualifications for firms to create a "comprehensive downtown concept plan." The firm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-09/augusta-studying-downtown-pre
Mayor gets approval to hire staff, Smith named mayor pro tem

...totaled up here," Williams said.He agreed to meet privately with Welcher, the administrator, city law and engineering department representatives and a couple of other commissioners to review additional information about private spending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-06/mayor-given-authority-hi
SPLOST Question: What's in SPLOST 7 for engineering?

...Q: What's in SPLOST 7 for engineering?A: While the $194 million package includes $50 million for the engineering department, the project list has not been determined and probably won't be until after the May 20 election.Engineering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-12/splost-question-whats-sp
Pardon Our Mess: Overgrown grass and litter on Boy Scout Road

...Responsible: UncertainAction Promised: Augusta Engineering Department Director Abie Ladson said he would send someone...within the right-of-way, Ladson said the engineering department would take care of the mess. If the property...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-05/pardon-our-mess-overgrown-gra