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What will the citizens say about Augusta?

What will the citizens say about Augusta?

Just last week, the city of Augusta launched its “Augusta Citizen Survey” to get the public’s input on the structure and funding priorities of the government. The survey, which can be found at augustaga.gov, will apparently be reviewed by the Augusta Commission, administrators and elected officials of the Garden City. It’s the public’s opportunity to […]

The Blame game Is Alive and Well in Augusta

The Blame game Is Alive and Well in Augusta

It’s summer time and, for Yvonne Gentry, Augusta’s disadvantaged business coordinator, there appears to be blood in the water. During a presentation before the Augusta Commission this week about a “path forward” on how the city should proceed in the implementation of the 2009 disparity study, Gentry walked up to the podium full of confidence. […]

The Danger on the State Line

The Danger on the State Line

Another semi-truck has plunged into the Augusta Canal early this morning. Just last year, the Metro Spirit wrote a cover story about a similar incident. When will Augusta do something about this danger on the state line? It was just before 4 a.m. on Thursday morning when Augusta got the tragic news that another 18-wheeler […]