Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Hold it! San Francisco uses paint to fight public urination

...urine that hits it splashes back on a person's shoes and pantsMohammed Nuru, director of San Francisco's public works department, says offenders will need to make the mistake only once to get the idea."If you have to go," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bizarre/2015-08-13/hold-it-san-francisco-uses-
Commissioners make resolutions

...Sammie Sias said he resolved to further a push, under discussion by several commissioners, to "reconstitute the public works department" to address maintenance deficiencies.Public Works was dismantled several years ago and its maintenance functions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-31/commissioners-make-resol
Downtown overgrowth highlights need for more groundskeepers

...the supervisor seeking five more groundskeepers to hire and help his staff with the work.The Engineering and Public Works departments each staff two groundskeepers. But according to city records, public works concentrates on roads and walkways...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-03/downtown-overgrowth-highlight
Crowd calls for Thomson mayor to resign

...during the news conference, said in an interview with The McDuffie Mirror that she was fired in May from the city Public Works Department after she was cited for DUI-less safe, which means she was below the legal blood-alcohol limit, and for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-06-29/crowd-calls-thomson-mayor-re
Sketch released in Athens killing

...days earlier, also on the Westside.Kenneth Omari Wray, a 30-year-old Athens-Clarke Transportation and Public Works Department employee, was gunned down about 8:30 p.m. Dec. 28 outside his house on Knottingham Drive.Witnesses heard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-05/sketch-released-atlanta-kill
Latest News
Counsel of Heery International doesn't come cheap to city

...recommendation that the city buy "program management services" with sales tax revenue rather than have the city public works department hire full-time personnel to oversee sales tax projects; at the time, those included a new judicial center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-06-01/counsel-heery-internatio
Ruling on McDuffie employee's appeal delayed

...satisfaction, before the McDuffie County Commission Tuesday night.Susan Smith, who works in the county's Public Works Department, admitted during the hearing that she had changed pay records but said she did it only because she was ordered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-18/commission-delays-ruling-mcd
Thomson worker in drinking and driving incident out on medical leave

...led by the Rev. Fred Favors, also demanded that Huff, the director of water, sewer and gas in the city's public works department, be fired. It called for an investigation by state authorities.After a severe storm the night of June 18...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-07-06/thomson-worker-drinking-
Celebration time at the history museum

...his life of public service as the city manager of a small California city, and later as the head of the large public works department of Mesa, Ariz.This Dyess event will run from 5 to 6 p.m. It will have a strong patriotic flavor, the speeches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2011-12-31/celebration-time
Augusta Commission considers hiring 'efficiency expert'

...Phase 1 included a financial analysis and profit-loss statements of Brunswick's recreation, police, and public works departments, Weeks said.It helped Brunswick determine whether it needed to increase revenues and fees, as well as identify...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-02-17/augusta-commission-consi