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...

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...

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...

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...

'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...

'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...

Water main break floods Athens

...when it reached Broad. It left a thick, muddy track of silt after workers with the Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities Department shut the main down at about 8:35 p.m., a little more than half an hour after the torrent began.The muddy...

Rebranded charter school opens its doors

...gain a high school diploma at their own pace.The center, located on the second floor of the City of Augusta Utilities Department Building on Bay Street, is a tuition?free, online charter school that hosts a computer lab, a teacher and...

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.