Groups may face a merger

Main Street Augusta's days as an independent organization...downtown projects, has no paid staff. Main Street Augusta, part of a national program designed...that would eliminate the program. Main Street Augusta's efforts have led to growth in...

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Downtown sites lead to confusion

When Main Street Augusta created its Saturday farmers market...Naylor, the executive director of Main Street Augusta, said there was no intention to...cheese vendor." Mr. Naylor said Main Street Augusta does not promote the state market...

First Friday gets more security

Main Street Augusta hopes to solve downtown merchants...10th and Broad streets, paid for by Main Street Augusta. "First Friday is, in my opinion...available through Mr. Naylor at Main Street Augusta, 722-8000. Reach John Bankston...

Board votes to drop 'Main Street' status for now

Main Street Augusta has plans to temporarily drop its "Main Street" designation in...leaders - in this case Augusta commissioners - would need to approve Main Street Augusta's change in status before the designation is dropped officially...

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New director heads downtown development

...Downtown Development Authority/Main Street Augusta organization. Officials from...Development Authority with Main Street Augusta to improve communication and...of for government capital. Main Street Augusta, part of a national program...

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Oversight groups might be merged

Main Street Augusta's days could be numbered. Public discussions to fold the organization...Commission meeting after a suggestion by Commissioner Joe Bowles. "Main Street Augusta has lost its role," he said. At the same meeting, the authority...

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Revitalization group moves to new office

The Downtown Development Authority/Main Street Augusta is getting new digs. Starting Sept. 1, all operations...house on Seventh Street, but the authority stayed. Main Street Augusta likely will continue meeting in the Lamar house because...

Residents care about downtown

On Aug. 31, Main Street Augusta held a "Clean Up Downtown" campaign designed to clean up the sidewalks, curbs and...about our Main Street. Rick TooleAugusta (Editor's note: The writer is chairman of Main Street Augusta Inc.)

Authority to seek new leader

The Downtown Development Authority and Main Street Augusta board of directors announced Friday the resignation...line 2001-2005: Downtown Development Authority/Main Street Augusta, executive director 2000-2001: Golden Harvest...

Leader resigns his posts

The executive director of Main Street Augusta and the Downtown Development...left with Mr. Bennett at the Main Street Augusta offices were not returned Wednesday...Downtown Development Authority and Main Street Augusta can continue to develop a comprehensive...

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