Downtown

Local Network

Local Network

If you are using events on Facebook to discover what’s happening in your area, you’re not alone. According to the Social Network, 400 million people are doing the same and with a focus on growing hyper-local economies. The yield? “Nearly 30% of all the events people connect to — like concerts, community events and special […]

Tapping Into Downtown’s Future

Tapping Into Downtown’s Future

A total of 73 taps. More than 50 beer taps, 10 wine taps, five craft soda taps and five custom-made cocktail taps. The beers range from regional brews like Bergey Brown, an American brown ale-style beer brewed by Grumpy Old Men Brewing in Blue Ridge, Ga., to Apex Predator, a farmhouse ale-style beer brewed by […]

What Will Augusta Do About Downtown Parking?

What Will Augusta Do About Downtown Parking?

The Downtown Development Authority had grand plans for a state-of the-art parking system along Broad Street with new computerized meters that would be so user friendly that the public would embrace them. That was the dream. The reality, however, was quite different when the city of Augusta held two public meetings to discuss downtown parking […]