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...commission other" accounts and divided among the 10 commissioners. As a first step, Mayor Larry Sconyers and Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard have proposed evenly dividing the $44,300 left in this year's $50,000 discretionary account among the board...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/15/met_453262.shtml
Metro
Officials debate indigent care

...would have to be met by compromise on University's part. "University is going to have to help us," said Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard. "There's no need of them putting this figure out here on the table and saying that's the only thing they can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/15/met_277877.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Committee discusses Celebrate 2000 costs

...members of the city's finance committee had a meeting Monday about the upcoming event in downtown Augusta. Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard and Commissioner Willie Mays had placed the issue on the committee's agenda because they wanted to know who was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/30/met_276435.shtml
Metro
Mayor sets up Web site on jury

...that other areas and departments of government not targeted by previous grand juries be included in the probe. Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard and Commissioner Willie Mays want bid specifications and change orders in the public works and recreation departments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/21/met_275311.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Laney-Walker restoration approved

...6-3 vote, with Commissioners Jerry Brigham, J.B. Powell and Ulmer Bridges voting against the measure. Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard abstained. The contract will pay for the construction or renovation of about 100 housing units in an area bounded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/17/met_274657.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Ethics probe ordered

...jury to find what there is to find, indict any wrongdoers, clear the air and let city officials move on. But Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard wanted Augusta Commission to recommend a time for the investigation to end. He asked commissioners to go on record...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/17/met_274659.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Commissioners' ethics questioned

...As The Augusta Chronicle reported in April, OMI advertised on the sports talk radio station, WRDW-AM, Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard's family-owned business. Also in April, commissioners voted 9-1 on Mr. Powell's motion to pursue contract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/13/met_274109.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Commission trashes plan for tax ballot

...trucks completely out of business." "The little man's got to eat just like the big man," Mr. White said. Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard asked why the proposed expansion was north of Gordon Highway only. "Why would we go to all this trouble to study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/04/met_272568.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Across the area: Ethics ordinance on panel agenda

...usual two Masters badges and other complimentary tickets to events because passage was doubtful otherwise, said Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard. It does allow them to accept free meals, lawful campaign contributions and tickets or complimentary passes to an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/05/met_271709.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Pass anti-theft statute!

...from anyway). Besides, who could object to a public employee losing his job for stealing from the taxpayer? Mayor Pro Tem Lee Beard could. Beard blocked the item from being added to Monday's Commission committee agenda, assuring its passage will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/18/edi_270552.shtml
Editorials | Augusta-Richmond County Commission