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Benefits of Ga. factory jobs touted

ATHENS, Ga. -- The manager of one of Georgia's newest, large manufacturers told state lawmakers there is a need to convince students that factory jobs are attractive.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-09/benefits-ga-factory-jobs-t
Good intention, poor execution

It's 2015 - isn't it time this city started trusting somebody?

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-25/good-intention-poor-e
Excise city government first

...to trim if she looks closely enough. It was just several days ago that Dr. Malik Watkins of the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government told Augusta commissioners that city operations are ripe for streamlining.Watkins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-09/excise-city-governmen
Library, election chiefs make budget requests

...Planning and Development Director Melanie Wilson said the department is benefiting from a review by the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government to determine "what a premier planning department would look like." Results will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-10-10/library-election-chiefs-
Planning and Development Director Melanie Wilson proposes sweeping changes to department

Backed by a consultant's analysis set in motion before she was hired, Melanie Wilson proposed to Augusta commissioners a sweeping reorganization of the department's planning side.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-12-12/planning-and-development
Dorothy Paul

...City where she met Bill, her husband of 51 years. She retired after many years as an editor at The University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government. She was an avid reader and had an inquisitive mind. She was particularly interested...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000168174552
Disparity exists in Augusta's property tax system

The disparity is built into the consolidated Augusta-Richmond County government's charter ? two overlapping tax districts in which property owners pay for government services in two distinct and, at times, unequal ways.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-09-15/disparity-exists-augusta
Lawmakers at work on tax riddle

...lawmakers were all together for the first time since the November elections for a conference held by the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government. Many of their conversations involved speculation about the council's reform recommendations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-12-20/lawmakers-work-tax-riddl
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Augusta commissioner Lockett completes advanced training

...the three-day Robert E. Knox Leadership Institute for Elected Officials sponsored by GMA and the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government.Lockett completes his first term as District 5 commissioner this year.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-01-25/augusta-commissioner-loc
Sunday alcohol license granted

...Commissioners will go to Athens, Ga., this weekend for a two-day planning retreat held by the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government. The projected cost is $5,000. Mayor Deke Copenhaver said this will be the commissioners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/18/met_515076.shtml
Metro | Deke Copenhaver | Augusta-Richmond County Commission