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Session leaves divvied favors

...network of four-lane rural highways, the so-called Governor's Road Improvement Program from 18 years to seven. Max Lockwood, the president of the U.S. 441 Council, an economic development agency based in Douglas that promotes the longest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/26/met_309773.shtml
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Study cites lost roads funding

...the job. "If we don't complete this system by 2010, much of what's left of rural Georgia will be gone," said Max Lockwood, the mayor of Douglas and president of the U.S. 441 Council, an economic-development group focusing on that highway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/28/met_286014.shtml
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Coleman touted as strong advocate for 'other' Georgia

...If rural Georgia is going to survive, we're going to have to have better access to the interstate system," said Max Lockwood, president of the U.S. 441 Council, an economic development organization based in Douglas. Mr. Lockwood believes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/23/met_270924.shtml
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County purchases tracts for automobile dealership

...debt services. Lee County Commission Chairman John Leach said he was disappointed to lose Pritchett. Douglas Mayor Max Lockwood, who helped increase manufacturing jobs in his town from 3,000 to 9,000 during 14 years as executive vice president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/06/met_255327.shtml
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Five young ATV riders killed in head-on collision with car in Georgia

...Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends that ATV riders wear helmets. "It's just an awful tragedy," said Max Lockwood, mayor of nearby Douglas. "All the families hope this leads to a better understanding of safety. The kids were in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/23/met_390366.shtml
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Workers question the future after factory shutdowns

...It's never too late to learn." Douglas's civic leaders are trying to figure out their next move. Some, like Mayor Max Lockwood, who at 78 is widely credited with being one of the first to pursue industry, insists it's just a matter of time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/11/bus_383773.shtml
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Road-funding bill's backers miss deadline

...These small communities just don't have any money to fix the streets, and the counties are the same way," said Max Lockwood, the mayor of Douglas and the chairman of the Georgia Municipal Association's Transportation Committee. Tom Gehl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/30/met_341677.shtml
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Housing shortage hinders jobs

...Eighty-six percent of employees surveyed were unaware of existing programs for low-income and first-time home buyers. Max Lockwood, the president of the U.S. 441 Council, an economic development group that promotes the primarily rural highway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/17/met_327035.shtml
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Authority expected to speed road projects

...benefit rural areas by freeing up gasoline tax revenues that otherwise would have been steered toward metro Atlanta. Max Lockwood, president of the U.S. 441 Council, an economic development group based in southeastern Georgia, said the additional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/11/met_258750.shtml
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Success depends on road

DOUGLAS, Ga. - When Mayor Max Lockwood sat down with officials from Wal-Mart in the mid-1980s to sell them on the advantages of building a massive warehouse-distribution...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/21/met_314176.shtml
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