Judicial center questions remain

...ordinance specifying that the commission no longer has to meet in the courthouse.A 1907 act creating the Richmond County Board of Commissioners that was incorporated into the city charter still requires the commission to meet and the administrator...

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Canal to be drained

The Augusta Canal, showing its age after 163 years, will get a makeover of sorts when the Utilities Department empties the entire waterway in January.

Canal gets celebration

...Master Plan is completed and published. 1994: Master Plan is adopted by City Council of Augusta and the Richmond County Board of Commissioners; plan receives award from Georgia Planning Association for Outstanding Planning Project: Planning for...

Panel votes to tune up fuel policy

...gasoline-card usage proposed by Commissioner Joe Bowles. The 1965 policy approved by what was then the Richmond County Board of Commissioners called for members to receive up to 125 gallons of gasoline a month. The county attorney was allotted...

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Across the area

...Auditorium, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation. The late Mr. Howard served on the Richmond County Board of Commissioners in the 1980s and served as a state representative from 1990 until his death in 2005. Man will be charged...

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Richmond schools roll back taxes

...though, the school board decided to tentatively roll back taxes - a similar action recently taken by the Richmond County Board of Commissioners. The school board will now have to give final approval to the rolled back millage at a meeting at 6 p...

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News you can use

...Addison Duval, director of the Division of Mental Health of the Georgia State Board of Health, urged the Richmond County Board of Commissioners Tuesday to change from the judicial to the medical procedure under Georgia law in committing the mentally...

News you can use

...passage in the May 25 referendum. "Excited," was the reaction of R.R. Clifford, chairman of the Richmond County Board of Commissioners, when contacted by The Chronicle on Tuesday night. He said consolidation is a move toward stronger local...

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Urges suit against commissioners

The Richmond County Board of Commissioners needs to be sued in Augusta Federal Court for failure to represent the public in a fiduciary manner. Gridlock has retarded progress...

County mourns death of icon

...1970: Augusta-Richmond County Planning and Zoning Board. First black board member. 1970-78: Richmond County Board of Commissioners. Two terms, first black elected to the board. Elected chairman 1977-78, first black chairman. 1971-73...

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