Mayor Hardie Davis' proposal, distributed to the 10-member commission this week, says the fee could result in furlough days and lost instruction time for the school system.
Partial demolition to save a historic court building on the city government campus will add $31,078 to demolition costs, which Historic Augusta has agreed to pay to save the building.
Although no one has promised Jackie Hayter that paying a new stormwater fee will get her Jamaica Drive drainage issues addressed, it’s a chance she is willing to take.
A small Augusta contingent visited downtown Albany, Ga., on Friday to examine the city's effort to capitalize on its most famous native son.
Lawmakers requested guidance from the state attorney general to determine if it would be unconstitutional if a for-profit company seized private land from residents through eminent domain in order ...
Members of the North Augusta Planning Commission extended a 5-1 vote of confidence in the future success of riverfront development at Hammond's Ferry.
Performance and show animals won't be exempt from steep annual licensing fees for owners who chose not to spay or neuter pets under a requirement.
Augusta commissioner Grady Smith was released from the hospital Wednesday after falling ill before Tuesday's commission meeting.
With four absent colleagues and facing a critical gallery, Augusta commissioners again delayed action on implementing a stormwater fee and deciding whether to demolish two historic buildings.
Commission members who will be in attendance at Tuesday's meeting - at least two have planned absences - said they aren't sure how a vote on the fee will go.
Mostly tranquil for the last 25 years, the banks of Lake Aumond are the site of a new legal storm brought forth by the owner of a relatively narrow lakefront lot.
Seeking to get ideas on how best to capitalize economically on the James Brown statue downtown, some Augusta Commission members will take a day trip to Albany, Ga., next week to view the city's ...
The city's coliseum authority brought its case for a replacement to James Brown Arena to downtown development authority members Thursday, saying a new $110 million event arena should remain in ...
The subcommittee working to revise Richmond County's 35-year-old animal ordinances came closer on Thursday to narrowing down a list of potential groups that would be exempt from spay and neuter ...
A new index from AARP gave the city 51 out of 100 points for meeting current and future needs of residents.
Columbia County residents will have yet another chance to offer ideas and voice their concerns on the next 20 years of growth and development today at Evans public library.
In February, the Columbia County Board of Commissioners approved a $73,240 contract with Cartegraph Systems, an Iowa-based software consulting firm, to collect images of 1,165 miles of roadway as ...
Republican and Democratic senators on Wednesday agreed that the nation can no longer ignore what they see as the systemic denial of legal representation for poor people in misdemeanor courts.
Augusta Commission members again gave hope about preserving two historic buildings on the downtown government campus.
Debate about the fate of two 19th-century buildings on the city government campus will continue Tuesday at a meeting of Augusta's Public Services Committee.