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Pardon Our Mess: Pumpkin Center traffic circle

WHERE: Traffic circle at Pumpkin CenterWHAT: Landscaping looks neglectedWHO'S RESPONSIBLE: Pittman Construction...said Pittman Construction is under contract to care for landscaping the first two years. They are halfway through that contract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-26/pardon-our-mess-pumpkin-cente
Rethinking gardens: Help plants survive drought conditions

...pots, it's difficult to get it rehydrated. You lose a fair amount of nutrients in that soil, too."A recent survey of landscaping and garden trends by the homes Web site Houzz.com found that many new home buyers already are reducing the size of their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-07-30/rethinking-gardens-h
Lawn equipment stolen

More than $4,300 worth of landscaping equipment was stolen from a trailer at Augusta Mall while workers groomed the grounds Wednesday.One of the landscapers told Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-14/lawn-equipment-stolen
South Augusta Chick-fil-A opens Thursday

...estate company Hull Property Group has demolished old buildings and will add better lighting, increased visibility and new landscaping at the shopping center. A post office, a Dollar General and Goodwill Indus tries will remain in the center, and SRP Credit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-01/south-augus
Hot weather affects businesses in Augusta

...shingles."Extremely hot weather does not prevent Green Keeper Landscaping from finishing work as scheduled, said Tamara Davis, the...manager and vice president.The local lawn maintenance and landscaping company handles at least 60 residential and commercial properties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-06-23/hot-weather
Upgrades coming for Georgia welcome center in Augusta

...Grantham said.At the Augusta welcome center, upgrades will include new signs, a reworked handicapped parking area, fresh landscaping, new benches, and updated exterior, interior and emergency lighting. New doors, paint and air units are also planned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-23/upgrades-coming-georgia-welco
A catalpa in bloom is like a tree full of orchid blossoms

...native to a relatively small area of the central Midwest, but has spread from there, planted mostly for fence posts and landscaping.You won't find whole forests of them; self-seeding ones tend to just pop up here and there ? in my yard, for instance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-07-09/catalpa-bloom-tree-f
Landscape accessories can add personality to the garden

...greenhouses, she said. "Put up a pergola and string it with vines and flowers. Add a fountain or garden seat."Homemade landscaping objects are becoming fashionable again, said Leonard Perry, an extension professor with the University of Vermont."Making...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-07-03/landscape-accessorie
Georgia gets new outdoor water use rules

...charged extra to encourage them to cut back on their indoor use as well.The rules exempt industrial users and newly planted landscaping.Capp said the rules don't require the EPD director to consider economic impact when making a determination, but the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-30/georgia-gets-new-outdoor
Lawn care companies in metro Augusta see green in month before Masters Week

...With Masters Week just a month away, local lawn and landscaping crews are in full swing preparing properties across...they spend it."At Between the Edges Lawn Care & Landscaping in North Augusta, the company has been getting calls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-06/lawn-care-c