Recycling events will take place for Thanksgiving cooking oils

...until noon.Drop-off locations are the Augusta Utilities Department and Columbia County Water Utility.The following...oil, sunflower oil and vegetable oil.Augusta Utilities Department is located at 1820 Doug Barnard Parkway.Columbia...

Grease led to sewage overflow, according to utilities department

...affected a tributary to Rae's Creek.Augusta Utilities Department employees determined the cause was grease. The...grease from the line, according to an Augusta Utilities Department notification.Sewage lines will be evaluated to...

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.

City's marina operator still hasn't vacated premises

...irregularly charged for utilities that it did not consume nor willingly agree to pay for, and counters, the Augusta Utilities department ... unduly (charged) Mobile Marine Inc. $57,000 for water it did not drink, though, this defendant may...

Boil water advisory lifted for Aiken neighborhood

The Aiken Engineering and Utilities Department lifted its "boil water" advisory for the Bonnieview Estates neighborhood and homes along Whiskey Road between Sharyn and Shannon...

'Do not swim' order remains in effect for Savannah River

...allowed at least until tests conducted by the Augusta Utilities Department were returned.Griffin said Savannah Riverkeeper...director for facility operations. On Monday, the utilities department collected samples of the substance, which was...

River lowered, activities curbed

...water should also not be used for irrigation during the period, a news release states.As a precaution, the utilities department will shut down its raw water intake for the Tobacco Road treatment facility during the herbicide application...

'Do not swim' order lifted for Savannah River

...come back," Bonitatibus said Wednesday.She estimates test results could take several more days.The Augusta Utilities Department conducted in-house tests used to detect fecal coliform, which is an indicator bacteria for animal and human...

Photograph shows Petersburg boat in 1913

...used for irrigation during that period either, the Port Authority advisory said.As a precaution, the Augusta Utilities Department will also shut down its raw water intake for the Tobacco Road treatment facility during the herbicide applications...

'Do not swim' ban could be lifted Tuesday

...the investigation in an "advisory capacity" only, said communications director Kevin Chambers.The Augusta Utilities Department also collected samples for testing, Griffin said."It has largely flushed through now; we're just waiting...