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Invitation to Bid Sealed bids will be received at this office on T...

...received at this office on Thursday, October 1, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m. for furnishing: Bid Item #15-209 Broad Street Bridge Rehabilitation (Broad Street over Hawks Gully) for Engineering Department Bids will be received by Augusta, GA Commission...

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Georgia state flag's Confederate 'Stars and Bars' design avoids controversy

...drafted pre-filed bills that will be introduced as early as January to remove Confederate names and symbols from streets, bridges and monuments, most notably the carvings of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis from Stone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-23/georgia-state-flags-confedera
Invasive plants tie up activity on Savannah River

...varieties have grown well over 15 feet in length near the Riverfront Marina and along an underwater wall next to the 5th Street bridge. Brazilian elodea has formed thick patches along the River North subdivision on the South Carolina side and in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-18/invasive-plants-tie-activity
Kayaker rescued from river

Emergency crews are working to rescue a kayaker in rough waters this morning.Police began searching for the missing kayaker around 7 a.m. and discovered him in his kayak near the 13th Street bridge. Crews were called to the scene to pull him to safety.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-03/kayaker-rescued-river
Invitation to Bid Sealed bids will be received at this office on T...

...received at this office on Thursday, September 10, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m. for furnishing: Bid Item #15-204 Broad Street Bridge Rehabilitation (Washington Road Off Ramp Over Rae's Creek) for Engineering Department Bids will be received by...

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$1.5 million restoration for downtown Au­gusta's Archibald W. Butt Me­morial Bridge six months behind schedule

...the process of selection."Originally designed for horse-drawn wagons and autos such as Model T Fords, the 15th Street bridge was supposed to start receiving an expansive face-lift in January, nine months after historic preservationists and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-15/restoration-lags-histori
'Progress' destructive

...going the other way, will make it worse. What do we think adding even more traffic will do on the bridge? I hope your loved ones don't die in an ambulance trying to get across the 13th Street Bridge.Cherry YoungNorth Augusta, S.C.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-28/progress-destructive
Single bid for Butt bridge project part of larger trend

...competition for construction work.City records show that six contractors attended a pre-bid conference to give the 15th Street bridge a much-needed makeover but that only JHC Corp., based in Peachtree City, Ga., made an offer ? $2 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-19/single-bid-butt-bridge-p
Rants & Raves

...every day at 5 p.m. Has anyone thought about how blinding those stadium lights will be to the drivers on the 13th Street bridge? That will be a dangerous situation. And the lights shining into those upscale neighborhoods? Have a meeting now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-05/rants-raves
S.C. Supreme Court questions public meeting laws during Project Jackson hearing

...hotel, conference center and retail, office and residential space on the banks of the Savannah River near the 13th Street bridge. The total cost includes $125 million in private investment and $58 million in public funds.Mosteller also argued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-05/sc-supreme-court-questions-p