Augusta

The Land of Studies

The Land of Studies

With so much attention recently given to the state of the downtown properties and with many questioning the effectiveness of the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) to expand the economic opportunities of the area, the presentation of the retail study commissioned by the DDA last week raised some interest, especially among those already skeptical about yet […]

The Boom on Broad

The Boom on Broad

Downtown Augusta is not safe. There is no parking. More than half of the storefronts are empty. Homeless people constantly harass pedestrians on the street. The Riverwalk is dangerous. Downtown is dead. Business owners along Broad Street have heard every complaint known to man about downtown Augusta. While it is tough to hear such criticism […]

The CSRA’s Summer “To Do” List

The CSRA’s Summer “To Do” List

Any man who has been married for two minutes knows the importance of the infamous “to do” list. As we see the weeks of summer slipping away and the calendar slowly inching its way to July, may I share what I believe is a pretty serious list of things we need to get done before […]