Andrew MacKenzie

Is Marion Williams the new Godfather of the Garden City?

Is Marion Williams the new Godfather of the Garden City?

“There are things that have to be done and you do them and you never talk about them. You don’t try to justify them. They can’t be justified. You just do them. Then you forget it.”– The Godfather It appears Augusta Commissioner Marion Williams has found himself a new “twin brother.” Too bad Williams’ new […]

Is Andrew MacKenzie in the hot seat again?

Is Andrew MacKenzie in the hot seat again?

When Augusta’s EEO Director Jacqueline Humphrey filed complaints a few months ago with the state Bar Association against two city attorneys — General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie and staff attorney Jody Smitherman — it obviously caught several people’s attention. Particularly, Augusta Commissioner Marion Williams. For almost a year, Williams has been extremely vocal about his displeasure […]

MacKenzie Stands Firm Against Williams’ Accusations

MacKenzie Stands Firm Against Williams’ Accusations

General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie held his own this week after being faced with an onslaught of criticism from Augusta Commissioner Marion Williams. During this week’s commission meeting on Jan. 21, Williams told his colleagues that they need to review the role of the Augusta law department and consider a “no confidence” vote against MacKenzie. “I […]