Government


Commission committee takes no action on ambulance provider’s contract

Commissioner Sammie Sias led a charge Tuesday for city ambulance provider Gold Cross EMS to "open the books" and justify its need for a government... Read more

Commission committee to examine ambulance contract

An Augusta Commission committee will examine Augusta's soon-to-expire ambulance contract with provider Gold Cross EMS at a Tuesday meeting.

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City Ink: Augusta government keeps growing

Augusta City Administrator Janice Jackson presented her proposed 2017 budget just in time for Halloween and frightened the commission's Finance... Read more

Augusta officials receptive to casino proposals

EDITOR'S NOTE: A digest decrease was mischaracterized as a revenue decrease in an article on Page 1A in Friday's Augusta Chronicle. The... Read more

Augusta officials name 3 finalists for 911 director

Augusta officials are considering three finalists for the open position of 911 director.

Michael Briscoe, the first finalist to interview... Read more

Widow wins motion for an expedited discovery

The widow of a sheriff's officer suing Augusta to get the survivor's pension she believes she is owed won a motion for expedited discovery... Read more

Proposed Augusta budget recommends deep cut to Gold Cross subsidy

The recommendation hit Gold Cross EMS like a load of bricks.

"We have penciled in a cut of $700,000 on that in order to balance the budget... Read more