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Commission to reconsider Gold Cross ambulance contract next week

...Southstar.Sias' motion to refer the matter to the full commission had support from Commissioner Bill Lockett. Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith voted no and Commissioner Sean Frantom was absent. The vote doesn't stop a commissioner from returning the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-25/commission-reconsider-go
Commission finalizes tax package in busy week

...Commissioner Dennis Wil liams said he wanted to include the nonprofits, and commissioners Ben Hasan, Mary Davis and Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith said they didn't.It was clear by then that the vote would be 6-4 in favor of excluding them. "IT'S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-08-22/commission-fina
Push to cancel Augusta EMS contract continues

Augusta Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith said he won't block a Tuesday committee discussion about ending the city's emergency services contract with Gold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-24/push-cancel-augusta-ems-
Augusta officials pan offer from pipeline firm

...preferred not to "get in the middle" of the pipeline debate."They're trying to buy some votes, I think," Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith said, adding, however, that it wasn't his job "to tell somebody who to let on their property."The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-19/augusta-officials-pan-of
California measure fails to create green jobs

...construction work has been done on either site, LAUSD spokeswoman Barbara Jones said.The office of Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, previously estimated LAUSD would save up to $27 million a year on energy costs; projects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-08-17/california-measure-fails-c
Fired Augusta library director lacked leadership skills, commissioner says

...and undermined her authority, and had done the same with Cole, according to e-mails obtained by The Chronicle.Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith said board members affirmed Price's complaints, so he allowed the former director's term to expire and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-18/fired-augusta-library-di
City Ink: Budgets show Augusta commissioners' love of travel

...one on stage who'd separated Siamese twins, and I thought, 'That's wonderful, but I need a president.' "Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith said he thought Florida Sen. Marco Rubio won and that billionaire businessman Trump was forceful "but a little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-08/city-ink-budgets-show-augusta
Augusta mayor, commissioners tweak special purpose local option sales tax list

...fulfilling the small cities' original requests."That's where the growth is happening" in Richmond County, Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith said.The cities are the only places in Augusta-Richmond County that have elections on the ballot Nov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-13/augusta-mayor-commission
Crowded field competing for mayor pro tem

...commissioners will try to pick a mayor pro tem today, agreeing only on one thing...to do it. "I'd love to be mayor pro tem," said Commissioner Jerry Brigham...no give and take." Outgoing Mayor Pro Tem Freddie Handy echoed those sentiments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/06/met_220131.shtml
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Commissioner, company being sued

Morris Insulation and Environmental Inc. is alleging Augusta Commissioner and Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith and his company, Smith Brothers Mechanical, owe the firm $79,907.69 for subcontracting work.In a lawsuit filed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-10/commissioner-company-bei