First work session yields no changes to Augusta administrator's 2016 budget

...Friday will give consumers an estimate of their fee, according to Jackson.Other budget additions include a capital projects manager ? reporting to the administrator, to replace limited oversight by the finance department of sales tax and construction...

City administrator looks back on busy first year

...promotion for us, we could probably double the size of (the) audience."Other changes include creating a capital projects manager, who will report to her and oversee sales tax and other capital projects. A central services director to manage...

SC DSS child support tracking program delayed by 18 years

...the agency's latest contract with Xerox took longer than expected, shifting the four-year timeline, said DSS project manager Jimmy Earley.While final approval came Aug. 27, "we were hoping to get it much earlier, in April," he told...

New department, positions in Augusta budget proposal

...built into City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson's 2016 budget proposal.Other staff additions include a capital projects manager to increase transparency and accountability in sales tax and other capital projects, a public information expert...

Sheep chewing up Georgia Tech kudzu

...within their reach, the sheep eat away the root reserves. The process has to be repeated within 2 months. Landscape project manager Jerry Young says it typically requires several grazing sessions with the sheep to manage a particularly overgrown...

Progress on main road used as marketing tool for Augusta Corporate Park

...Sprouse, the executive director of the authority, said the team is notifying prospects, selection consultants and project managers that progress is being made on the road. "Our first marketing initiative will be to send a completed engineer's...

Savannah River Site contractor installs cost-saving pump design

...disciplined stewards of the taxpayer resources for the Department of Energy," said Stuart MacVean, SRR's president and project manager. "The efforts of the Tank 26 Bulk Waste Removal project team have found and customized a pump that saves a significant...

Augusta's Hagler Systems ready to ship massive project

...14 pontoons fabricated in Hol land. Some of the metal frame had to be purchased from Japan, said Lee Henry, the project manager. Other components were shipped from Canada.The platform must withstand the crush of ice in 50-below temperatures...

Augusta government celebrates completion of renovations

...bidder a slightly higher rate if they were local.Butch Gallop, a longtime city subconsultant for sales tax capital projects manager Heery International, disagreed with Willard's assessment that local workers aren't being used on projects...

Medical College of Georgia Foundation's medical district gateway project bogs down

...almost $495,000 on architects, engineers and former project manager Heery International toward the effort.Anticipating...construction manager at-risk to using an architect and a project manager with FTA experience.