Olde Town home preservation wins Historic Augusta award

...he said.Since Mandarino moved to Olde Town about five years ago, he has been active in efforts by the neighborhood association and First Presbyterian Church of Augusta to beautify the area. The first property he purchased was known for...

West Augusta group speaking out against stormwater utility fee

...Administrator Tameka Allen said needs another $1.9 million from the stormwater fee.The directors, who include neighborhood association leaders Kenny Echols, Phil Williams, Lori Davis, Brad Padgett, Rita Hamilton and Crystal Eskola, think...

West Augusta neighborhood unites for foreclosure rebound

...Watch Parkway.After the neighborhood association's former president Fran...some of the funding, the neighborhood association has installed new lights...said Curtis Lentz, the neighborhood association vice president. The goal...

County residents decry new tax increase at public hearings

...generate $7.9 million."Like the other folks have said, we have to live within our budget," said Harrisburg neighborhood association president Phillip Williams. That may mean occasionally doing the tough work of "firing people, good people...

Townhomes to replace old daycare center in Summerville

...approved for what we wanted to do."He said that they have and will continue to work with the Summerville Neighborhood Association on the project. Several design aspects, such as the building elevations and exterior materials, must also...

Consider home's style, age when updating the exterior

...pert Dias Architects in San Clemente, Calif. "A cottage can't be transformed to a Spanish Colonial."Neighborhood associations or local building departments also might impose restrictions on what can be done to a home's exterior.In any...

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People enter the Goulds Corner: Lamar Home on Milledge Road during the Summerville Neighborhood Association's 37th annual Fall Tour of Homes.

Augusta Commission passes sales tax plan to pitch to voters May 20

...to hear from the voters of Richmond County, their concerns and what they want," Fennoy said, adding that neighborhood associations and other community groups should have a chance to weigh in on the package before it is finalized.The entire...

Recycling Perks VP says Augusta needs more bins

...Christina Paris, Recycling Perks' Augusta market manager, talks to local civic groups, churches, schools and neighborhood associations to raise awareness about the program."Anything is possible," Baker said of Augusta achieving Norfolk success...

State senate candidates oppose new gun law

...at Diamond Lakes Regional Park did not make the final cut on the list going before voters May 20.Longtime neighborhood association activist Sammie Sias said he wasn't going to preach or yell at the audience of more than 100 gathered at the...