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Hyde Park relocations, audit questions return to Augusta Commission agenda

...The agenda features several items related to the beleaguered Hyde Park relocation project, where residents are slowly being moved...funds, before residents were moved out, and why Wheeler used Hyde Park funding to build two unoccupied houses on 10th Street in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-15/hyde-park-relocations-au
City approves $2.8 million for Hyde Park relocations

...neighborhood was marked with warning signs, residents of Augusta's Hyde Park were promised Tuesday that they would finally be relocated...neighborhood since the mid-1950s.Commissioners also heard from Hyde Park homeowner Barbara Williams, who questioned why homeowners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-16/city-approves-28-million
Rants & Raves

...country where we can protest and behave irresponsibly without fear of being beheaded. I WONDER HOW LONG it will take the relocated Hyde Park residents to make a trash dump out of the new place they are relocated to? INNOCENT, UNARMED black men are not supposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-03/rants-raves
Commission abandons plans to audit Hyde Park project, Housing and Community Development Department

...to relocate residents from Augusta's Hyde Park neighborhood and declined to expand...Wheeler and recent complaints from remaining Hyde Park residents about how $4.5 million...pushed to include HCD but not limit the Hyde audit, was opposed."With Hyde Park...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-08/commission-abandons-plan
Hyde Park residents question spending

A bevy of upset Hyde Park residents were on hand for new city...said of the meeting overall. "This (Hyde) project really is a pretty unique project...sales tax funds were gone, too.Another Hyde resident said her older neighbors were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-18/hyde-park-residents-ques
Property transfers

...Augusta Georgia and Richmond County, Lots 15 and 16, Block C, Hyde ParkStephen H. Steinberg and William E. Walker III to Indira...County, Section I, 2038 Golden Rod St., Lot 19, Block D, Hyde ParkJudy L. Domanico to Keri L. Hibbitts and Wesley R. Hibbitts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2015-01-17/property-transfers
Rants & Raves

...from readers:THE AUGUSTA Commission needs to go ahead and approve an audit in order to determine where the millions for the Hyde Park project has been spent. It was taxpayer money spent by a county official on (a) county project. That makes the money...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-28/rants-raves-0
Housing department wants Augusta Commission out of decision making

...Bethlehem redevelopment initiative, the Hyde Park relocation effort and other Housing...chill sales."It says management of the Hyde Park project requires that the housing...December. Commissioners voted to audit the Hyde project and considered expanding it to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-11/housing-department-wants
Mayor gets approval to hire staff, Smith named mayor pro tem

...declining to audit spending on the city's Hyde Park relocation project, citing an exception...including $1.33 million to buy occupied Hyde properties, $865,327 to purchase relocation...265,971 spent on the purchase of vacant Hyde land.Commissioner Marion Williams said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-06/mayor-given-authority-hi
New mayor brings formal attitude

...of all expenditures associated with the Hyde Park relocation project. The report Wheeler...5 million that has been spent on the Hyde Park project which was running out of money...comprehensive/detailed report of the Hyde Park project. And Tuesday, Welcher submitted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-01-10/new-mayor-bring