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What exactly is the Augusta Regional Collaboration?

What exactly is the Augusta Regional Collaboration?

If you ask most citizens in the CSRA what the Augusta Regional Collaboration Corporation, or ARC for short, is you will mainly get blank stares in return. While Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver created ARC back in 2012, the goal of the organization has always been somewhat vague to the general public. ARC’s own website leaves […]

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 […]

Better access to the Augusta Canal coming soon

Better access to the Augusta Canal coming soon

For years, many local residents would automatically head to the Savannah Rapids Park near the Columbia County border in order to access the Augusta Canal’s towpath. One of the main reasons is because of all the convenient parking surrounding the headgates. But the Augusta Canal Authority is planning on making parking near the upper end […]

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