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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
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
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
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
5 Questions with Ron Cross about Bass Pro Shops

...terms of negotiation, such as a park-and-ride program for I-20 motorists.Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross, who spoke out against Bass Pro last week after the latest developments, answered five questions by e-mail about the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-07/5-questions-ron-cross-abou
Columbia County commission chairman Ron Cross to seek re-election

Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross will seek a fourth term of office this November, he confirmed Monday.Cross said his desire to stay on as chairman is linked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-01-20/ron-cross-seek
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
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: SOMEONE HAD A RANT about Ron Cross not being in favor of booting Kay Allen. That is totally...please everyone about everything but the good things that Ron Cross has done for Columbia County would not fit on this page...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-17/rants-raves
Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen, District 3 Commissioner Charles Allen resign

...arrived with a sheaf of settlement agreements already signed by the Allens, who were not present.Commission Chairman Ron Cross said the agreement brings to an end the county's dispute with Kay Allen over more than $160,000 in fees she was paid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-04/columbia-county-tax-comm
Candidates share views, plans at Columbia County forum

...from locally contested races for the May 20 general primary.First to speak were incumbent county Commission Chairman Ron Cross and opponent Jim Bartley, a local builder and political activist.When asked how he would manage future business growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/candidates-sha