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Augusta Youth Development Campus | The Augusta Chronicle

...Even before Gov. Nathan Deal signs a comprehensive juvenile-justice bill into law this week in Dalton, state and local governments have begun putting the pieces into place. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/augusta-youth-development-campus
Government | The Augusta Chronicle

...three months left until he takes office, Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis spoke of plans to "raise the bar" for local government and its elected officials in an interview with The Augusta ... The state says a proposed Columbia County hospital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/local-government
Augusta-Richmond County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...three months left until he takes office, Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis spoke of plans to "raise the bar" for local government and its elected officials in an interview with The Augusta ... City leaders appeared to warm to a request Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/augusta-richmond-county-commissio
Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis says he plans to 'raise the bar' for government

...plans to "raise the bar" for local government and its elected officials in...the sometimes dysfunctional local government. How do you plan to do this...there's been enough instability in local government already. ... It's going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-27/augusta-mayor-elect-hard
Justices hear arguments in private probation cases

...the challenge wasn't about guilt or innocence but a fundamental violation of due process. The law that allows local governments to contract with private, for-profit probation companies has created "cash register justice," Bell said. There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-22/justices-hear-argument
Fla.'s 'Gray Belt' a glimpse at nation's future

...going to care quite as much about congestion in rush hour," Denslow said. "It's going to make it harder for local governments and the state to fund things."Since voting power will tilt in favor of the older residents because of their higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-22/flas-gray-belt-glimpse-nations-futu
Salary talks under way, early start possible for new Augusta administrator

...future of our city who are not going to be a part of local government in 2015," Davis said Monday. "One of the most...related field and extensive documented experience in local government administration, management or leadership, as well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-22/salary-talks-under-way-e
Ads twist Allen's record

...raise their own taxes, whether directly or indirectly, through the people they have elected to represent them. Local governments hire architects to design the facilities, then elect to open the bidding for the construction to all eligible contractors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-22/ads-twist-allens-record
State Court Judges' Council chooses to ignore ethical opinion to stay out of pending litigation

...incarceration.Long filed a counter appeal challenging the portion of Craig's ruling that found the law enabling local governments to contract with private probation companies is not unconstitutional on its face.The Georgia Supreme Court justices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-09/state-court-judges-cou
Georgia Supreme Court to hear arguments in the private probation lawsuits

...were jailed because they were poor, has resonated throughout Georgia and across the country in states that allow local governments to contract with for-profit probation companies.Since then, the Georgia General Assembly passed legislation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-20/georgia-supreme-court-