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Augusta mayor selected for national leadership program

July 16, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

Mayor Hardie Davis has been selected as a participant in the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative.

Grovetown discusses possible overhaul of form-based code

July 15, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

The city of Grovetown may consider reviewing the form-based code and supporting documents after a councilmember highlighted discrepancies over certain parts and residents have complained.

Augusta clean-up compares to others but mayor wants more

July 15, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

Augusta’s effort to eradicate blight is comparable to other Georgia cities, but Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis said there has not been real dedication to it.

Louisville plans to privatize trash pick up

July 15, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

The City of Louisville will start using a company for trash pickup in September.

Coliseum Authority votes to move forward with downtown location for new arena

July 10, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

Ending almost two years of stalemate, the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority voted 5-1 to proceed with conceptual design and community outreach on a plan to build a new James Brown Arena on authority property downtown.

Mayor’s letter about arena location encourages, perplexes

July 3, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis’ decision to reverse course on where to build a new James Brown Arena turned heads Monday but continues to raise questions as his former supporter on the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority, Darren Smith, claims another site remains a viable option.

Commission might remove 4 Coliseum Authority members

June 28, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

Frustrated with a lack of progress on a new James Brown Arena, the Augusta Commission looked at removing four members of the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority before putting the action off to its next meeting in two weeks after legal questions arose.

Dyess and Fleming parks and Brigham Center need attention, Augusta commissioners say

June 28, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

A workshop on capital projects for the Augusta Recreation and Parks Department got a lot of suggestions from the Augusta Commission

City to help control beaver dams, population

June 28, 2019

Waynesboro True Citizen

While beavers continue to be a nuisance along Jones Lake, the City of Waynesboro is doing what it can to find a solution. During last week’s council meeting, city manager Jerry Coalson said they’d hit somewhat of a roadblock when the recommended consultant for a proposed project declined to offer a cost estimate.

City of Waynesboro appoints Willie Burley as chief of police

June 28, 2019

Waynesboro True Citizen

After two back-to-back executive sessions in the same meeting, the City of Waynesboro decided to select James “Willie” Burley as the new chief over the police department.

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