Project Jackson lawsuit hearings scheduled for next week

...was no evidence to support the development area as blighted or a conservation area, as required for a TIF district.Kelly Zier, attorney for the city, said the judge should make a decision on the case within 30 days of the hearings that begin...

Patrick Reed finds support on local course

...round boded well for his chances at the Masters, the father and son said."We're looking for him to do well," Kelly Zier said. "We stopped at (No. 1) and saw him come through. He looked strong."Canadian residents Fra ser and Daniel...

River Club Homeowners Association files civil suit over Project Jackson

...the homeowners association.As of Thursday afternoon, the complaint had not been formally served, said city attorney Kelly Zier, who acknowledged he is aware it has been filed.Upon being served, the named defendants will have 30 days to respond...

North Augusta considers lawsuit over splash pad

...on the horizon after permit issues have delayed the opening of a North Augusta splash pad for four months.Attorney Kelly Zier said Tuesday that a lawsuit by North Augusta against the contractor, Ammar Construction, was under consideration...

Officials put off smoking ban

...wait-and-see approach. "I think about most everyone who has passed (a smoking ban) has been sued," city attorney Kelly Zier said. "I don't see why we should get in line with the lawsuits." Earlier this month, a circuit court judge in...

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North Augusta splash pad contractor could face fines

...there is such a clause, which penalizes the contractor $200 for each calendar day the project is in default.Attorney Kelly Zier, who represents North Augusta, wrote in an e-mail Monday that information was not included in the initial documentation...

Officials pore over gambling decision

...businesses that could pay out tickets, tokens or vouchers redeemable for merchandise rather than cash. City Attorney Kelly Zier said the merchants are basing their inquiries on a temporary, narrowly tailored consent agreement between South Carolina's...

Riverfront property is still at issue

...North Augusta City Council has approved eminent domain proceedings on the land if a deal is not made. City Attorney Kelly Zier originally said a deal would be struck this week. However, talks were postponed Friday and will continue next week...

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Fired chief casts himself as film character in suit

...Everything I have to say is included in the complaint," Mr. McMillan said when reached at his job in Augusta. Kelly Zier, the North Augusta attorney who represents the city, said he could only confirm that the lawsuit has been served...

Officials approve buying 164 acres

...Charles Martin said. He said some of the property is in Edgefield County, so it would have to be annexed into the city. Kelly Zier, the city attorney, said annexation would not be a problem. "We are in Aiken and Edgefield counties already," he...

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