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All Columbia County lights updated to adaptive traffic system

...million in annual savings for Evans motorists by cutting vehicle stops by 77 percent, traffic delays by 81 percent, travel time by 34 percent, fuel consumption by 17 percent and emissions by 23 percent.By the end of the year, Prickett said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-09/all-columbia-county-lights-up
Curtis Baptist's Spurlock molded another winner despite league switch

...Independent School Association titles, Curtis Baptist moved to the South Carolina Independent School Association. Travel time was drastically cut, but the Crusaders were entering the unknown.But Spurlock was still around. He coached Curtis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-04-07/curtis-baptists-spurl
Richmond County schools add GPS bus tracking

...Coun ty's fleet equipped with a new "Zonar" system, which tracks the bus and records information on bus stops and travel times. Thomas said the new system not only helps keep him "sharp," but it also "keeps him out of trouble" as he travels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-27/richmond-county-schools-a
Overtime

...Owls (12-11).Kennesaw State is 12-11.? Because of the threat of inclement weather in Augusta and the long travel time for the Tigers West Alabama from Livingston, Ala., the doubleheader scheduled for today vs. Georgia Regents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-24/overtime
Oxbow lake study could provide interesting answers

...being shortened by 40 miles, that is one whole day of travel time," he said, referring to the speed of the river's flow...the river ? if we lengthen the river by one day of travel time, think about the benefits."Reconnecting all those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-03-21/oxbow-lake-stu
Columbia County upgrades to stoplights to be finished by end of March

...million in annual savings for Evans motorists by cutting vehicle stops by 77 percent, traffic delays by 81 percent, travel time by 34 percent, fuel consumption by 17 percent and emissions by 23 percent.Prickett said Columbia County budgeted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-04/columbia-county-upgrades-sto
Blanchard Woods Park to be home for talent-packed soccer tournaments

...soccer.Westminster boys coach Mike Freace said the new rule not only will help forge rivalries, but it cuts down on travel time and makes it easier to schedule nonregion foes.There's the potential for bragging rights."Everybody has pride...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-04/blanchard-woods-park-
Investigation finds employees wasting time on the job

...On March 6, this vehicle compiled 68 minutes of travel time, 265 minutes of shop/unspecified time, 73 minutes...vast opportunities for improvement, with considerable travel time, as well as considerable time spent outside approved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-01-03/investigation-f
Columbia County growth spawns new traffic solutions

...county has already recouped the costs, generating an estimated $2.6 million annually in saved fuel by cutting local travel time in half through reducing stops and increasing average vehicle speed by between 93 and 100 percent."The system works...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-01/columbia-county-growth-spawn
Direct to D.C., but not from Augusta

...businesses," he said. "It is more convenience than anything else."The loss of the direct flight would add to the travel time. Delta passengers would lay over in Atlanta. US Airways/American passengers would lay over in Charlotte. Johnston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-30/direct-dc-not-augusta