North Augusta subdivision residents upset about water park

...authority to a 10 percent margin of the standard. The council voted unanimously on a resolution naming Municap as a financial consultant for the city, at an estimated cost of $30,000 annually.The council voted unanimously on a resolution to establish...

No takers on Georgia policy allowing rural hospitals to convert into stand-alone emergency rooms

...if a rural hospital closed.Hospital executives were skeptical the plan would save much money. During fall, financial consultants told a state committee that freestanding emergency rooms would probably take a loss, likely discouraging any...

Missionaries share their stories

...executive management."I had no real desire for ministry as a vocation," he said.He worked as a personal financial consultant during the late 1990s, then went to work for city government in a youth program.For a brief time, he worked...

Augusta's Urban Redevelopment Agency panel again delays bond issue

...been informed about and signed off on the project's various elements, including a March 8, 2013, meeting when financial consultant Dianne McNabb described using existing SPLOST 6 and future SPLOST 7 funds to pay for the project and using the...

Urban Redevelopment Agency to meet with commissioners to discuss bond controversy

...commissioners approved a year ago.That money would come from the next tax, former city Administrator Fred Russell and financial consultant Dianne McNabb explained."It was just another way to ... make a deal happen, of hurrying up and getting this...

Commission acknowledges revenue shortfall on renovation project if tax plan fails

...receives at his contracting work at Fort Gordon."That's just standard operating procedures," Mason said.City financial consultant Dianne McNabb, who attended Tuesday's meetings, said it was clear when she discussed the project with commissioners...

South Carolina State out of money, seeks loan

...which has dropped by a third since 2007. Applications are up more than 50 percent from a year ago, according to the school. The state's emergency loan also requires S.C. State to spend up to $500,000 on a financial consultant.

Tempers flare over Augusta Animal Services

...is not what we're talking about.""This is like a refinancing of your home mortgage," said the city's financial consultant, Dianne McNabb. "It's a refinancing.""Not necessarily a refund," said Fennoy."Right," said McNabb...

Tips for tackling financial fright

...conquered, however."It's like getting up the nerve to go into the haunted house," says Justin Sinnott, a financial consultant for Charles Schwab in Seattle. "Once you've gone through it and come out the other side, it's like, 'Hey...

Augusta Commission discusses 'slum' designation options

...businesses, avoided using the word and put together a proposal with help from a large stakeholder committee.City financial consultant Dianne McNabb, of Public Financial Management, detailed to commission members how much money was available from...