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River Levee Trail nearing completion, will offer new views of river

...A boardwalk gives access to the upper level of the river levee before the trail ends at Hawks Gully. Sherrouse said future funding could extend the trail even further.The suspension bridge located behind King Mill is a highlight of the multipurpose paved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-01/river-levee-trail-nearing-com
Augusta Convention Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...for years after an analysis revealed $20 million in initial funding put in place through a SPLOST program was not nearly enough...increase in expected construction costs, a parking garage and funding for an inner-city revitalization program designed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/augusta-convention-center
Aiken County Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...elected to represent individual districts. Aiken County Council has given its third and final approval to Project Jackson's funding in a 6-3 vote. It will take a little longer for the city of North Augusta to get Aiken County Council's final verdict...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/aiken-county-council
Downtown stadium | The Augusta Chronicle

...controversial plan to spend public money on a new downtown baseball stadium for The Augusta Greenjackets stalled for years amidst funding and land rights issues. The plan would have built a new stadium on the riverfront site of the closed Georgia Golf Hall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/downtown-stadium
Georgia Health Sciences University | The Augusta Chronicle

...telemedicine company begun in Augusta will be honored this week by a Georgia biotechnology group for securing millions in private funding. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events calendar

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/colleges-and-univers
Georgia Regents University | The Augusta Chronicle

...Institute-designated Cancer Center will also be completed. The Board of Regents voted in 2012 to include $45 million in bond funding for the project in its fiscal year 2014 budget request. Researchers at Georgia Regents University are investigating whether...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/colleges-and-univers
Democrats threaten shift from Republican party in South Carolina

...Carolina in 2012, he can beat Graham.Hutto is embracing Demo cratic ideas such as raising the minimum wage and improving funding for public schools, while calling himself a pragmatist who can get things done with Republicans. He points out the South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-08-30/democrats-thre
Augusta transit committee convenes for first time, expresses hopes

...nine-route bus system and paratransit service has endured funding cuts, seen management change twice and been the subject of...public transit."Cummings stressed the importance of transit funding, then noted the department is possibly being stiffed by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-28/augusta-transit-committe
Paine College plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

...universities like Paine College that have seen changes in federal aid, which include Parent Plus loans, Pell Grants and some state funding," Bradley stated in the release."This decision, although difficult, is the best option to protect the future of Paine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-29/paine-college-plans-furlo
Rants & Raves

...was gone on break. On Aug. 1, the House voted on two immigration bills to address the speed of deportation and emergency funding at the border (financially backed within the Ryan-Murray budget). Watch the houselive.gov video from Aug. 1 and educate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/rants-raves