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Contractors put thousands in Tuesday special election

...all three entities employ the same person, Butch Gallop, as a sub-consultant. Gallop also consults for AMEC, the contractor on the stormwater utility fee.Harris' other donors in his latest report include his brother, who gave him $2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-04-10/contractors-pu
Brick Pond Park is asset

...under construction for the parking deck were originally a dump for household trash and other materials. To date, the contractor for the parking deck has removed over 300 dump-truck loads of waste. This deck will provide parking for over 400...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-30/brick-pond-park-asset
BMX track at Blanchard Woods Park opens Monday

...gravel lot and parking areas. The track was originally scheduled to open in early January with the skate park.The contractor estimated it would take $53,000 to regrade the BMX track, repair ruts, replace sod and repair underground drains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-13/bmx-track-blanchard-woods-par
Teen to repay damages for BMX track damage

...were initially estimated to be about $57,000 ? $4,000 for damage done to county property and $53,000 to the contractor, who built the track and skate park. Earl Dabbs, president of Earl Dabbs General Contractors, who built the track...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-26/teen-repay-damages-bmx
Augusta transit director interviews begin

...the city needs a separate department head to monitor the contractor's performance and compliance with federal laws...department head to oversee the transit program "to ensure the contractor is living up to the contractual agreement" and secure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-23/augusta-transit-director
VA program to resolve health care delays not effective, reports find

...program, but unable to schedule outside appointments when they contacted the Veterans Choice call centers because the contractors were unable to verify their eligibility.The VFW said contractors now receive records from VA facilities at least...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-16/va-program-resolve-health-ca
Pardon our mess: Richmond Hill Road repair patch crumbling

...Utilities DepartmentACTION PROMISED: Kelsey Henderson, the assistant director of construction and maintenance, said the contractor initially hired to fix a sewer-line blockage and patch the road was replaced for doing "subpar work." He said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-01/pardon-our-mess-richmond-hil
Georgia Power's Vogtle expansion costs increase

...of nuclear development, said in an interview that the contractor consortium building the plant ? Chicago Bridge & Iron...investments."We are bullish on nuclear. In this case the contractor ... they are incurring costs they have to rectify...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/georgia-powers-vogtle-expans
After damage, feds inspect construction at SC nuke plant

...containment vessel while drilling into concrete. Officials think the damage was minor but are concerned that it took the contractor a week to report it to SCANA Corp., which owns a 55 percent stake in the new reactors.The NRC said that inspectors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-23/after-damage-feds-inspec
Georgia Power tallying costs of Plant Vogtle construction delays

...The utility disclosed to shareholders recently that the contractors need an additional 18 months to complete their work...Georgia Power spokesman. "We are committed to holding the contractor accountable for all appropriate costs related to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-12/georgia-pow