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Davis seeks veto, hiring and firing, budgeting and other functions added to mayoral powers

...lacking in the consolidated government.Amending the 1995 bill that established the consolidated Augusta-Richmond County government would require an act of the state legislature or eight commission votes."In a true democracy, checks and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-20/mayor-seeks-more-powers
As approval nears, residents left in dark on rain tax

...commissioners would have fired him then instead of waiting two years.Maybe they ought to fire themselves. WHO IN RICHMOND COUNTY GOVERNMENT IS LOOKING OUT FOR THE TAXPAYER? Please name one, and poll results will be in next week's City Ink.Jackson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-02-14/approval-nears-
Don't let animals die

It is a very sad situation in the Animal Services Department of Richmond County government. This department refuses to do what is readily possible within the law and with departmental resources to save and adopt out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-28/dont-let-animals-die
Rants & Raves

...How blessed we are to have you in our community. THIS IS A RANT TO the driver of the gray Ford van with a Richmond County government license plate. Doing 85 on westbound I-20, getting off on Lewiston Road and making a left turn from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-05/rants-raves
Augusta residents surveyed want more power for mayor, consider garbage service good

...created a weak mayor-strong commission form of government, is a popular topic among critics of Augusta-Richmond County government, but the unscientific survey was hardly a representative sample of residents or voters.The city has approximately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-03/augusta-residents-survey
Rants & Raves

...reality there are no funds available. Take money out of your retirement account and build it yourself. THE RICHMOND COUNTY government might as well say no whites need apply because all they are promoting is unqualified blacks to positions of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-24/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...tell what time certain shows come on. AFTER IMPOSING THE biggest property tax increase in the consolidated Richmond County government's history with NO attempt to cut wasteful spending, the Augusta Commission now intends to burden property...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-08/rants-raves
Jurors call for special grand jury

...investigate the operation and management of Augusta-Richmond County government. "The limited term of two months for each...the operation and management of the Augusta-Richmond County government," the report states. "Supporting this call...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/13/met_274115.shtml
Metro
Former airport employee files suit

...Simons filed a Richmond County State Court lawsuit Monday, seeking unspecified compensatory damages from the Richmond County government for lost wages and benefits, emotional distress and legal fees, and seeking compensatory and punitive damages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/07/met_311408.shtml
Metro | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
Columbia Co. should stay away from Richmond Co. government

...other government entity is even seriously considering the prospect of participating in such a project with the Richmond County government, whose own 25-year record in managing such a facility is so poor. Why on Earth would Columbia County, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/18/let_369196.shtml
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