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Fourth of July holiday closings

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AIKEN COUNTY

• Aiken city/county offices, county landfill and drop-off centers, city garbage/recycling office, North Augusta city offices and North Augusta city garbage office closed Wednesday

• Aiken Wednesday and Thursday residential garbage routes picked up one day late

• North Augusta Wednesday and Thursday residential garbage routes picked up Thursday

BURKE COUNTY

• County landfill, county offices, Waynesboro
city offices closed Wednesday

COLUMBIA COUNTY

• County offices, tax assessor, tax commissioner offices closed Wednesday

EDGEFIELD COUNTY

• Edgefield city/county offices, Johnston, Trenton city offices, Tri-County Transfer Station closed Wednesday

MCDUFFIE COUNTY

• County landfill, offices, Thomson city offices closed Wednesday

RICHMOND COUNTY

• Augusta Public Transit, Richmond Transit, ADA Paratransit, county offices, tax commissioner’s office, tag offices landfill closed Wednesday

COLLEGES

• Aiken Technical College, Augusta State University, Georgia Health Sciences University, Paine College, University of South Carolina Aiken offices closed Wednesday

OTHER

• Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System, all branches closed Wednesday; no bookmobile

• East Central Georgia Regional Library System, all branches closed Wednesday

• Federal offices closed Wednesday

• Financial institutions closed Wednesday

• Fort Gordon offices closed Wednesday

• Georgia/South Carolina state offices closed Wednesday

• U.S. Postal Service offices closed Wednesday; only express mail delivered

• Georgia Department of Driver Services closed Wednesday

• Augusta Museum of History open Wednesday


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Property tax increase OK'd

Augusta commissioners broke a seven-year trend Wednesday and agreed 7-0 to raise property taxes by 1.75 mills to cover a deficit and provide employees a small bonus.
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