Mayor plans open house today

...will have the opportunity to meet Davis, his staff and enjoy light refreshments.A ribbon cutting will also take place. The event will be held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Augusta Richmond County Municipal Building, 535 Telfair St.

LBJ's unfortunate Augusta visit

...probably got a hint of things to come during his speech before a crowd gathered in front of the Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building.He was heckled.At least four times during a routine stump speech, calls from the crowd interrupted...

Advance voting expands this week in Augusta

...Hephzibah, Henry Brigham Community Center and Warren Road Community Center, in addition to the Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building.Early Monday, waiting times at all locations were minimal. Voters can view expected wait times for each...

Rants & Raves

Comments from readers. SECURITY AT THE Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building is a farce. Officials and employees slip in rear and side entrances while the public is directed to enter through scanners at...

The Way We Were: 1950s downtown

...post office now stands. Perhaps the easiest building to spot is the gleaming white, brand-new Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building, which must be near completion.If you look closely behind it, you can make out the 140-year-old...

Plan to label downtown Augusta a 'slum' draws criticism

...eligible to issue about $26.5 million in tax-exempt revenue bonds to complete renovations at the Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building.It opens the door for the city to use other redevelopment tools, including making downtown businesses...

Augusta Commission considers full renovation of Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building

An Augusta Commission committee moved closer to approving a pricier, full remodeling of the municipal building at a work session Friday.

Commission OKs renovations at municipal building

The Augusta Commission gave the go-ahead Monday to a full refurbishing of the Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building funded by issuing $26.5 million in bonds and by existing and future sales tax revenues.The plan, discussed...

Commission to discuss buying building, renovating old library

...house its downtown customer service office, which is to be relocated when renovations at the Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building begin.Wiedmeier said the department proposes purchasing the building and its fixtures for $1.76 million...

Municipal building renovation raises questions

...Augusta Commission members broke ground Monday on about $40 million in additions and renovations to Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building; then, some of them called into question why the construction project was expanding.Last September...