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Augusta Commission gives OK to hire city administrator

...spent with The Mercer Group to produce three finalists for the city administrator job, held by Deputy Administrator Tameka...while the third finalist, Steve Layson, didn't meet the city's job criteria, "we got a qualified person" in Jackson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-16/augusta-commission-gives
Buyers for Atlanta Hawks are lining up

...potential buyer.In addition, Reed said the city will likely be willing to offer concessions...much as $150 million available after the city sells Turner Field, the current home...indefinite leave of absence, Reed said the city would be heavily involved in efforts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-16/buyers-atlanta-hawks-are-lini
Warrenton officer placed on leave following profanity-laced post

...post prompted a community-organized meeting Tuesday at Cedar Park in Warrenton. Another was planned to take place in the city's downtown area.The department issued a statement on the post saying that it doesn't condone Harper's behavior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-16/warrenton-officer-plac
Civil War Symposium returns in November, to feature lectures on Sherman's march and period life in Augusta

...predominantly on Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman's march through Georgia and its adverse effects on the Augusta area.The city became crowded during that phase of the war because of an explosion of makeshift hospitals, Glaser said."Trains came...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-16/civil-war-symposium-returns-
Civil War soldiers buried as 'unknowns' identified

...were buried in Marietta lasted two years, Hunter said.The city spent $47,000 to install the two new walls, which are...feet tall, as well as new landscaping, said Rich Buss, the city's parks and recreation director.Hunter said community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-16/civil-war-soldiers-burie
'Do not swim' order remains in effect for Savannah River

...found on the surface near the Georgia side of the river. The city's drinking water is drawn from the deepest portion of...Saxon said.Should there ever be a serious threat, the city has other sources of drinking water, including a reservoir...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-16/do-not-swim-order-remains-ef
Historic warehouse to be converted into downtown apartments

...Another beneficial incentive, he said, is offered by the city and freezes his property value at $230,000 for the first...total cost, said Margaret Woodard, executive director of the city's Downtown Development Authority.Woodard said that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-16/historic-wa
North Augusta City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...2012) North Augusta City Council The City of North Augusta has a Mayor-Council form of government. The City Council is composed of seven members...staggered terms. Major duties of the City Council include: adopting an annual...

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Aiken City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...Council serves as the governing body for the City of Aiken, holding municipal corporation...their posts and are not employees of the city. Meetings are held the second and...Aiken Public Safety's C shift during the City Council meeting Monday night. AIKEN...

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City Ink | The Augusta Chronicle

...leave them, Joe Jackson, with commissioners trying to set the millage and minority bond underwriters working to hustle the city's multimillion utility bond deal away from ... Saturday, Aug 16, 2014 In honor of the release of Get on Up, the...

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