Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:RANT FOR AUGUSTA Utilities Department. I have never had a late bill in my life except for the water works. I get the bill one day and it's late the next. One of...

Augusta Utilities Department to repair water leak on Bertram Road

The Augusta Utilities Department will perform maintenance on a waterline near Bertram Road Monday...Townhomes and Buckhaven Place.For more information, call the utilities department at (706) 842-3060.

Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: RAVE FOR THE AUGUSTA Utilities Department for retrieving my grandson's cellphone that he dropped into the storm drain in front of my house. On the morning of June 23...

Pavey: Getting to fishing spot on the Savannah River is worth the effort

...of 2013, when three kayakers who paddled too close to the headgates were swept through, prompting Augusta's Utilities Department to close the launch site ? which eliminated the only public access to upstream waters.In late May, however...

Augusta Utilities Department takes action on smelly water

...tastes like dirt, don't worry. The Augusta Utilities Department says it's not dangerous and they're trying...result of an algae bloom at Thurmond Lake or in the utilities department's Highland Avenue raw water reservoir, though...

Augusta Utilities department perform smoke testing

Augusta Utilities department is performing "smoke testing" in the central business district downtown this week to detect where sanitary and storm sewer lines...

New Broad Street trees replace casualties of February's ice storm

...in 2009 and depends on private donations to plant trees across Augusta, recently planted six willow oaks on Greene Street near the old Augusta public library, which is being converted to offices for the city's utilities department.

Safety enhancements planned at canal headgates

The Augusta Utilities Department is planning a series of safety enhancements at the canal headgates...Authority, it is owned by the city of Augusta and managed by the Utilities Department as a primary source of the city's drinking water

Utilities department unresponsive

...might be that the Augusta Utilities Department is aware Richmond County...habitat. It might be that the utilities department is assisting the Georgia...On Oct. 1 I called the utilities department and informed them that there...

Utilities department comes through

The Augusta Utilities Department comes under fire many times a year. We wish to thank the staff...the system returned to normal service. We want to thank the utilities department not only for protecting our home, but that of our neighbors...