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Vermont's largest city reaches milestone in green-energy efforts

...really positioned well for the future," said Christopher Recchia, the commissioner of the Vermont Department of Public Service.The state aims to get 90 percent of its energy from renewable resources by 2050, including electricity, heating and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/vermonts-largest-city-reac
Plant Vogtle reaches largest workforce since 1980s construction

...shifts and on some Saturdays and Sundays, as needed.According to a report filed in late August with the Georgia Public Service Commission, the site's contractor is dealing with several engineering complications, including a building-size...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-07/plant-vogtle-reaches-largest
Georgia Power reports 'schedule challenges' but no new delays at Vogtle

...according to a report filed Thursday with the Georgia Public Service Commission. Georgia Power, the only co-owner of...spaces unhealthy are costing some days this period. Public Service com missioners will hear weeks of testimony from Geor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/georgia-power-reports-schedul
Millage increase was a sweet decision for Augusta Commission

...that coffee and nowhere to go. IT WILL SOON COST YOU MORE TO DRINK AT RESTAURANTS AND BARS IN AUGUSTA: Perhaps the public services committee was doing penance for Monday's property-tax vote when it spent what seemed like half a day voicing concerns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-08-30/millage-increas
On The Move

...librarianEmployer: Georgia Regents University's Reese LibraryWork experience: She is the former associate director for public services at the University of Maryland University College. She also worked for several years in Atlanta at Emory University's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-16/move
Illegals already here

...receive federal EBT cards for food and clothing, The influx to our population will place a burden on the county's public services, schools, law enforcement and welfare.We hope church officials will arrange to have them medically screened ? thoroughly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-03/illegals-already-here
Restaurant owners unhappy with proposed changes to alcohol ordinance

...hasn't received feedback from local license holders.The proposed ordinance changes are scheduled to go to Augusta's Public Services Committee on Aug. 25 and to city commissioners on Sept. 2. If approved, the changes would become effective Dec...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-13/restaurant-
Augusta housing department seeks public input via online survey

...residents to rank the community needs most important to them. Questions include rankings for public infrastructure, public services and facilities, housing and economic development."We want to be sure we are putting our funding where the greatest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-24/augusta-housing-department-s
Latest Vogtle spending approved; plea for water conservation ignored

The Georgia Public Service Commission on Tuesday unanimously approved an additional $389 million in expenditures for Georgia Power's two nuclear reactors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-20/latest-vogtle-spending-appro
Kirby: 8 ways to keep safe from insect bites during summer

...shoeless and insect clueless. But if I knew then what I know now, my summers would have not been so painful.As a public service, here are eight steps to avoid insect stings offered by Dr. Bill Dolen, an allergist and immunologist at Children's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-28/kirby-8-ways-keep-safe-insect