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Strays offsetting efforts to curb animal kill rates in Augusta

...asking about allegations of trapping and has avoided interviews, instead providing statistics through the city's law department.Through counsel, Broady said her department has used inmate labor and logged 3,205 hours in volunteer help in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-08/strays-offsetting-efforts-cur
Committee to study waiving Augusta commissioners' conflicts of interest

...I wasn't lucky enough to be on the government payroll all these years."The revision, prepared by the city law department, would also do more than allow the commission to waive commissioner conflicts for subcontract work.It would allow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-04/committee-study-waiving-
Commissioner, mayor-elect eyeing same space at municipal building

...International's Forrest White, as a way to package the additional renovations with ongoing work converting what was to be the law department's suite to space with a vault for the clerk of commission.The commission authorized $565,000 in change orders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-26/commissioner-mayor-elect
Local agencies looking to curtail false alarm calls

...and fire department have discussed the issue and have looked at several options. They are working with the city's law department to determine a proper action.Blanchard said there are three options being considered, including fines. Other options...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-11/local-agencies-looking
Draft budget includes stormwater, franchise fee revenue

...position requested by Mayor-Elect Hardie Davis, bringing the office's total staff to four.The budget cuts the city law department by $664,770, leaving it funded at $1.6 million. It cuts building security by $161,150.Among outside agencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-10-21/draft-budget-includes-stormwater-fr
Judge: Oscar Pistorius not guilty of murder but was negligent

...charge, the case will be postponed until a later sentencing hearing.Kelly Phelps, a senior lecturer in the public law department at the University of Cape Town, said the judge's rulings so far were sound because prosecutors "never had very...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-11/judge-oscar-pistoriu
Give groups access to suffering animals

...stand ready to save hundreds of Augusta's dogs, but AAS won't let us. Kenneth Bray of the city of Augusta's law department provides these pathetic numbers: In 2013, 9,328 animals were admitted into AAS and 825 were adopted out. So...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-06/give-groups-acce
Confusion pushes back changes to antiquated county animal ordinances

...ten-member advisory board voted on revisions to the ordinances in March 2013, but the package had been stalled in the law department's review process ever since.The proposed changes, which include a mandatory spay and neuter law, were finally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/confusion-pushes-back-change
Augusta Commission set to approve $9 million tax increase

...Building.? A $2.75 quarterly fee for Virginia College students to use Augusta Public Transit? Authorizing the law department to negotiate a revision of Augusta's contract with Automated Data Processing to exclude automated health and wellness benefits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-27/augusta-commission-set-a
Augusta Commission votes to resume municipal building construction

...they considered moving the city law department to the ninth, Augusta Commission...currently using space designed for the law department. Commissioners voted to move...the eighth floor. Moving the law department to the ninth would cost $461...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-16/augusta-commission-votes