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Davis seeks changes in storm fee program, says fee could hurt schools

...Ladson said.The existing fee proposal, anticipated to generate more than $10 million annually, is based on the square footage of non-draining surface for nonresidential properties, while most residential households will pay $6.40 a month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-27/davis-seeks-changes-stor
New luxury apartments added in Evans

...buildings off Washington Road in Columbia County. Rents range from $949 to $1,750, based on floor plans and square footage."If you look at what we offer and the location, the amenities, it is the very top of the market in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-27/new-luxury-
Rants & Raves

...don't want the white man's feeling hurt. ARE THE AUGUSTA commissioners going to make available "online" the square footage calculations for the rain tax? We may want to remove our existing impervious concrete driveway and replace it with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-02/rants-raves
Balancing Spending and Time: How "Time Frugality" Can Save You Lots of Cash

...stuff requires storage and often some degree of maintenance. Experiences require no space, while stuff requires square footage. The experience of actually reading a book trumps having a book sitting on your bookshelf. The experience of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2015-02-28/balancing
Rain charge held for more discussion

...both back to committees Tuesday.The fee, estimated at $6.40 a month for most households based on a property's square footage of nondraining surface, was planned to generate $10 million a year to repair Augusta's aging storm sewers, ditches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-17/rain-charge-held-more-di
North Augusta's Victory Baptist Church celebrates 40th anniversary

...congregation continues to outgrow the space, additional services might be added.More than simply growing in size and square footage, the church has grown in ministry.A kindergarten-through-12th-grade school, added in 1978, is housed in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-02-13/north-augustas-victory-b
Commission to review stormwater utility fee in Wednesday work session

...Under development for more than two years using sales taxes, the new fee will be charged against a property's square footage of non-draining surface, such as roofs and driveways.Augusta Engineering, working with a consultant, has set...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-10/council-review-stormwate
Augusta's engineering director defends need for stormwater fee

...gi neer ing Director Abie Ladson said Mon day in response to criticism from a west Augusta neighborhood group.The square footage is based on a typical household, which in 96 percent of Augusta cases will see the minimum $6.40 charge appear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-10/augustas-engineering-dir
Augusta Commission set to approve $9 million tax increase

...development by the city's Engineering Department. The fee, typically a few dollars a month, is charged based on the square footage of impermeable surface such as driveways and rooftops, but it hasn't come before the commission yet for approval.While nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-27/augusta-commission-set-a
Georgia Southern has expanded its football home

...training room facilities and Georgia Southern's football hall of fame.A new videoboard, with five times the square footage as the old board, is perched atop the football center.And Georgia Southern hasn't forgotten about the kids who loved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-03/georgia-southern-has-expa