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More airport insecurity

...screening area (i.e., traveling with you). Those rights apply whether the screeners are TSA employees or private contractors, such as those used at airports that have chosen not to use the TSA, including San Francisco and Kansas City...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-22/more-airport-insecuri
Lawsuit filed over Augusta State Medical Prison inmate's death

...Mitzi M. Albright, prison mental health counselor Jowanda Fishmon, and guard Donald Porter. Albright works for a private contractor that provides medical services at state prisons. Fishmon and Porter are medical prison employees.According to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-14/lawsuit-filed-over-aug
Columbia County stormwater chief makes plans for new revenue

...full capacity and hopefully help us get ahead of some projects for a change by possibly bidding out larger jobs to private contractors," Bennett said. "Right now, we're constantly chasing the tail of the tiger. Every time it rains, a new sinkhole...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-25/columbia-county-stormwater-ch
Appeals court hears Ga. pothole case

...sued the Effingham County Board of Commissioners, Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie, Deputy Gary Provost, along with two private contractors and one of their employees, for damages they say they suffered when their truck struck a pothole on Chimney Road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-03/appeals-court-hears-ga
Atlanta streetcar system will likely be delayed

...more than double under two of three scenarios being considered.It would be an estimated $4.56 million for a private contractor to operate it; $4.24 million if MARTA is selected; and $3.18 million if the city is chosen.Planners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-01/atlanta-streetcar-system-will
Security analyst at Fort Gordon admits to falsifying timesheets

A Beech Island woman employed with a private contractor used by the National Security Agency at Fort Gordon pleaded guilty Thursday to criminal charges in federal court.Allison Michelle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-11-12/security-analyst-fort-
Thurmond Lake timber sales delay shutdown budget effects

...office.As of Tuesday, Birdwell said, about 130 of the district's 799 civilian employees were furloughed.Private contractors have not been affected as much as federal employees."Contractors do work for us, but in many cases the money...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-08/thurmond-lake-timber-sales-de
Help pours in for veteran living in van

...former architectural draftsman who served in Vietnam and helped build facili ties for U.S. troops in Iraq as a private contractor. His home is now owned by the Federal Home Loan Mort gage Corp., also known as Fred die Mac. Chambers sued the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-12/help-pours-veteran-living-van
PSC priority is managing Vogtle costs

...wind power.When Georgia Power takes bids for solar generation, it can compete for the contracts against the private contractors. Former Commissioner Bobby Baker, now a lawyer representing large utility customers, is hopeful his former colleagues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-01-26/psc-priority-managing-vogtle
Augusta-area residents continue to deal with storm's aftermath

...En viron mental Services departments are implementing staging areas where residents can drop off storm debris. Private contractors are required by city code to haul away any debris they cut.By this morning, Augusta staging locations will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-14/augusta-area-residents-contin