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Columbia County approves $700,000 in incentives for development

...money will come from a "variety of Transportation discretionary funds" available for such projects.Commission Chairman Ron Cross said the incentive money will be paid only after the development is completed - if it does come to fruition.Cross described...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/columbia-county-approves-7
Columbia County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...at its regular meeting Tuesday. The vote places the list on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot. Commission Chairman Ron Cross said the balanced budget was hammered out over several weeks of trimming requests from department heads to a manageable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/columbia-county-commission
River Watch Parkway extension concerns residents

...spokeswoman Cissy McNure, whose department has authority over the project, said it hasn't received any complaints. Ron Cross, the Columbia County Commission chairman, said he also hasn't heard complaints about the project, which received...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-07/river-watch-parkway-extensio
Columbia County Commission passes $190 million budget

...county government's $190 million budget for the 2014-2015 fiscal year at Tuesday's meeting.Commission Chairman Ron Cross said the balanced budget was hammered out over several weeks of trimming requests from department heads to a manageable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-03/columbia-county-commissi
Ron Cross, Doug Duncan easily win Columbia County Commission races

Columbia County Com mission Chairman Ron Cross deflected a challenge to his next four years in office Tuesday, while Doug Duncan easily defeated his competition to take the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-20/ron-cross-doug
Vogtle water withdrawal plan draws support, opposition

...people attended the hearing at Augusta Technical College's Burke County campus.Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross was one of the few people who favored the application.Cross, also a member of the Savannah-Upper Ogeechee Water Council...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-08/vogtle-water-withdrawal-plan-
Rants & Raves

...husband's collection of artifacts. It was time well-spent learning the history of some of our artifacts. ARE 12 YEARS of Ron Cross more than enough? He helped keep the tax office matter quiet. what else has he done? TRAVEL ALONG MANY roads in Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-09/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...work. AHHH, ELECTION TIME. Out with the old and in with the new. IT SEEMS NOT TOO long ago that Columbia County's Ron Cross was lamenting the pullout of Bass Pro Shops as a result of working with less-than-honorable people. Now he and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-24/rants-raves
First a punt, now a turnover

...constituents favoring the other two. And with county elections less than two months away, that is a risk Commission Chairman Ron Cross apparently was loath to make.We've come to expect our national leaders to shirk tough decisions, but shouldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-20/first-punt-now-turnov
Columbia County Commission to examine hospital bids during work session

...without a recommendation from a citizen panel on a partner to push for a hospital in Columbia County, Commission Chairman Ron Cross said officials won't be starting from scratch.The Columbia County Commission will hold a work session at 9 a.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-26/columbia-county-commissi