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River Watch extension complaints prompt water tests

...preliminary collections so far show normal chlorine levels and it is unlikely sediment runoff entered the county's drinking water system because it is pressurized to prevent seepage."We did this really to provide customers feedback that the water is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-11/river-watch-extension-compla
Jackson spared 65 years ago from SRS construction

...inside the boundaries to Jackson, and 160 new houses were built, Jolley said. The town received grants and loans for a water system to support the growth."It really helped them to grow up," Jol ley said.Jackson had just 150 residents before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-02/jackson-spared-65-years-ago-s
Dipping into utility funds went wrong for Augusta before

...percent of gross revenues, as former Commis sion er Johnny Hatney wanted to do. And the next thing you know, the water system and landfill would barely be afloat, the sort of thing that led to a tale of two cities becoming one in 1996, with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-10-11/dipping-utility
SPLOST Question: What's in the sales tax referendum for Blythe?

...capitalize on nearby development at Plant Vogtle and Fort Gordon.Included in the package for Blythe are $350,000 for water system upgrades; $400,000 for paving and other unspecified road work; $125,000 for police vehicles and equipment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-02/splost-questio
SPLOST questions

...capitalize on nearby development at Plant Vogtle and Fort Gordon.Included in the package for Blythe are $350,000 for water system upgrades; $400,000 for paving and other unspecified road work; $125,000 for police vehicles and equipment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/election/splost7
SC Supreme Court: Public bodies don't need agendas

...require agendas.The ruling came from a lawsuit by someone upset that the Saluda County Counciladded discussion of its water system to the agenda during a December 2008 meeting. The suit turned into a question about whether agendas were required at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-20/sc-supreme-court-public-bodie
Candidates share views, plans at Columbia County forum

...Without proper planning, it will become a congested place."Duncan stated the need to expand sewer and waste water systems out toward Harlem and Appling."If a Starbucks wanted to come to Columbia County, it wouldn't happen because we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/candidates-sha
Toledo water contamination enters 3rd day

...You have to decide for yourself whether you think it's fast enough." In Michigan, Detroit's 4 million-user water system gets its water from Lake Huron and the Detroit River. In the face of the Toledo water crisis, Detroit officials plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-04/3rd-day-toledo-water-woes
Richmond County sample ballot

...or both by Blythe: (i) Road Improvements, (ii) Water System Improvements, (iii) Equipment and Vehicles, (iv...ii) Agricultural Center and Arena Project, (iii) Water System Equipment and Vehicles, (iv) Public Safety Equipment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-17/richmond-count
A century of service

...service. Projects by its members and volunteers do everything from raise money for local charities to install potable water systems in remote regions of Third-World countries.The world simply is a better place because of Rotary ? and so is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-22/century-service