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Lacrosse continues to grow as more colleges add programs

...here yet for some athletic directors to buy in," he said. "It would mean they would have to have a pretty sizable travel budget."The participation numbers help colleges recruit more players. Tierney's roster has players from 17 U.S. states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-21/lacrosse-continues-g
Mayor attending conference of mayors in Washington, D.C.

...Johnny Isakson to discuss federal issues of local concern, spokeswoman Lynthia Owens said.The mayor's annual travel budget was set by the Augusta Commission last year at zero, and his request for $40,000 for education and training was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-21/mayor-attending-conferen
Commissioners' travel expenses can reach outside budget

...Fennoy, rang up at $5,602.60.The commission's travel budget did not appear to take as large a hit, however, as...commissioners' expenses were paid out of the administrator's travel budget, as was Lockett's October trip to an AARP conference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-14/commissioners-travel-exp
Commission gets heated over travel budget talks

...saying the commission's 2007 travel budget had been increased by $28,000...Bowles said he didn't say the travel budget had been increased, only that...thought he was talking about the travel budget since that was the subject at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/17/cit_108882.shtml
City Ink | Deke Copenhaver | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Travel budget causes a fight

...Sunday attributed to Mr. Bowles about the commission's travel budget being increased next year. Mr. Bowles was referring...for Mr. Russell to recommend a revised gasoline and travel budget policy that would go before the full commission for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/12/met_108056.shtml
Metro | Deke Copenhaver | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Businesses are using travel alternatives

...International Inc. has cut its annual travel budget by 20 percent since 2000 and the...company based in Dalla, said its travel budget in 2004 would be flat or slightly...The company has trimmed its travel budget each of the past three years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/21/bus_389609.shtml
Business
Sound budget, not travel, is essential

...Williams', Betty Beard's and Calvin Holland's defense of their travel to Reno, Nev., at taxpayers' expense ("Travel budget causes a fight," Dec. 12) not been so juvenile and pedantic, it would have been hysterically funny. They sounded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/14/let_108319.shtml
Letters | Deke Copenhaver | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Local taxes well spent

...These skinflints should know that knowledgeable taxpayers expect some travel by their elected leaders which is why a travel budget is included in the general budget each year. Also, in this case, because of the charitable nature of the trip...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/29/op_322779.shtml
Opinion columns
Now with less news

...budgetary implications of investing in a yearlong vanity project that includes historic research, an international travel budget and slick, documentary-style production. Now think about how many serious news stories and legitimate matters of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-17/now-less-news
Skipping the agitation cycle

...efficient, such as multi-year budgeting; agency consolidation; video conferencing, to replace half the government's travel budget and more.There are things we as individuals can do as well, including:? keep up with current events and newsmakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-10-13/skipping-agitation-cy