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McKnight remembered for service in Augusta's Harrisburg community

...with, and to me personally."Copenhaver said former Commissioner Matt Aitken's successful effort to name a Greene Street bridge over the Augusta Canal for McKnight was an appropriate gesture."I've always felt that his name being on that bridge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-08/mcknight-remembered-service-a
Ways to improve Riverwalk Augusta discussed

...March.Several committee members voiced a desire to use the money in expanding the riverwalk's pathway to the 13th Street bridge, giving walkers and joggers another location to exercise."The customers that we generate out there don't ask...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-17/ways-improv
Body found in Augusta Canal near 13th, Telfair streets

...be performed early in the week, Bowen said.Dexter McCain, of Augusta, said he was fishing for bream on a Greene Street bridge when he decided to relocate to 13th Street. Once he peered over the bridge, however, he caught a glimpse of something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-07/body-found-augusta-can
Augusta area celebrates Independence Day

...celebrating the Fourth on this river for 10 years," Kinsey said. "We're pretty much right under the (Fifth Street) bridge, so there's not a better spot to watch fireworks."Leonard and Kinsey were two of thousands to join the celebration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-04/augusta-area-celebrates-inde
Fantastic home by the Greeneway, Riverview Golf Club & the Savanna... 106 Landing Drive North Augusta SC 29841 3 bedroom 3 baths $189,900

...Riverview Golf Club & the Savannah River! Quick easy access to downtown Augusta & area hospitals just across the 13th Street bridge! Includes nice open floor plan featuring kitchen w/snack bar & all appliances staying that opens up to living room...

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Report lists 'deficient' bridges to highlight funding need

...over Raes Creek, two over the Augusta Canal, two over the Augusta Canal Spillway, one over Spirit Creek, the Fifth Street bridge over Savannah River and McCoys Creek on Lane Avenue at Fort Gordon.State officials stress that the bridges are not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-25/report-lists-deficient-bridg
SPLOST questions

...code include construction; maintenance of roads, streets, bridges, sidewalks and bicycle paths; land acquisition, drainage...government facilities, it makes an exception for roads, streets, bridges and drainage work.As a result, while the tax can't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/election/splost7
Rants & Raves

...each year, why can't you try to improve the Fifth Street bridge coming off of Broad Street where there's a hump big...potholes running through it? Why don't you fix the Fifth Street bridge for next year? Start now.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-15/rants-raves
SPLOST question: Can 1 percent sales tax funds be used to pay people's salaries?

...using sales taxes to pay for maintenance and operations of government facilities, it makes an exception for roads, streets, bridges and drainage work.As a result, while the tax can't be used to staff a new library or pay its utility bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-03/splost-questio
SPLOST question: What can penny sales tax funds be used for?

...for special purpose local option sales tax funds under Georgia code include construction; maintenance of roads, streets, bridges, sidewalks and bicycle paths; land acquisition, drainage and utility work. Publicly owned water, sewer, stormwater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-26/splost-question