Augusta-Richmond County Commission


Augusta budget sessions begin today

Meet Jim Beasley.

A longtime spokesman for the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, he's the newest member of... Read more

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

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

Commission to review transit study, 2017 budget

 

Augusta Commission members will get a first glimpse at a consultant’s operational analysis of Augusta Public Transit during a... Read more

Augusta personnel policy changes headed to commission committee

Proposed changes to the city personnel manual are moving on to an Augusta Commission committee.

Commissioner Ben Hasan, who differed... Read more

Water taxi, pedestrian bridge under discussion

 

Plans to operate a water taxi and convert the Fifth Street Bridge to a pedestrian walkway resurfaced during an Augusta... Read more

Commission OKs $125,000 settlement with former chief deputy appraiser

A longtime Board of Tax Assessors employee will receive a $125,000 payout and leave her job in a city settlement approved Tuesday.

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Grants administered by city go to services

Federal grants administered by a city department provide critical support to local agencies such as St. Stephens Ministry. The little-discussed... Read more

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Augusta budget sessions begin today

Meet Jim Beasley.

A longtime spokesman for the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, he's the newest member of... Read more

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

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

Commission to review transit study, 2017 budget

 

Augusta Commission members will get a first glimpse at a consultant’s operational analysis of Augusta Public Transit during a... Read more