Coroner granted funds to offset transportation costs

The Richmond County Coroner's Office will get some relief now that it can access funds collected through a partnership with Georgia Regents Medical Center.

Coroner requests funds to cover transportation costs, employee salary

...an absent medical examiner, Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen is requesting additional funding to help float transportation costs and pay for a part-time employee.The proposal, which calls for $30,000 generated from the department's...

Make recycling mandatory

...economically. Given Augusta's infrastructure, the access to road and rail may alleviate both the environmental and transportation costs.The second issue would be getting the community on board with sorting trash into separate bins and dealing with...

IRS mileage change to affect drivers

...but the Internal Revenue Service believes that transportation costs have gone down and that reimbursements for business...news release, the rate reflects "generally lower transportation costs compared to a year ago." But as of Monday, unleaded...

Four-day school week proposal drawing online comments

...Howard suggested the shorter week would save on transportation costs at time teachers are facing more furlough days...collection from parents to make up the $4300 per FRIDAY transportation costs. I wonder how long it would take them to raise...

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Four day school week considered by Richmond County school board member

...meeting after asking how much could be saved in transportation costs going to such a schedule. Howard was told that...conducted a study and determined one day's savings in transportation costs would be about $4,300. Howard said he'll...

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Buy local produce, shop in bulk to save

...price because the seller doesn't have to pay transportation costs to bring the produce in, said Virginia Schwarzenbach...market because these farmers don't have to pay transportation costs. However, produce is often cheaper at stores...

Junior League turns 85

...attendance was declining because field trips have been cut," Baker said.Schools can apply to have admission and transportation costs covered through the Field Trip Fund. Baker estimates that because of the grant, nearly 1,000 students were...

Small farmers turn to mobile slaughterhouses

...of the labor. While cheaper than a bricks-and-mortar plant, mobile slaughterhouses entail maintenance and transportation costs, according to a 2012 study commissioned by Georgia Organics, a nonprofit group that represents growers and customers...

Fisher House sending donation to help families of fallen troops

...Fisher House Foundation has saved 180,000 military families and veterans more than $200 million in lodging and transportation costs.Last week, Fisher House officials said donations to the charity increased twentyfold in the wake of news that...