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Athletic complex moving toward completion

...completed within the past month.Work on the park's facilities will be determined separately by the school board and county commissioners, with half of the park developed by each government but with all amenities shared after construction. The project...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-26/athletic-complex-moving-toward-co
Sports
Sales tax is government's least onerous, most beneficial option

...source ? the oft-maligned property tax.The $15 million in general obligation sales tax bonds that Columbia County Commissioners approved last week will be repaid with proceeds from the 2017-22 special purpose sales tax. And because the county...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2015-07-19/sales-tax-is-governments-least-o
Opinion
Five candidates declare for possible District 3 race

...county's rapid growth.The group includes a former county commissioner, a builder and recent candidate for commission...only seven months in office.Frank Spears, a county commissioner from 1999 to 2003, said Monday that he decided...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2015-07-15/five-candidates-declare-for-possibl
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Crowd of candidates grows by two for Georgia House District 122 seat

...District 123 seat ? set off a series of political moves with potential candidates jockeying for position. Columbia County Commissioner Mack Taylor was the first to jump in, stating his intention to resign his District 3 seat after only six months...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2015-07-12/crowd-of-candidates-grows-by-two-fo
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Four candidates seek State House District 122 seat

...said the experience he has gained as a lawyer, county commissioner, assistant district attorney and community leader...announced.The group includes Frank Spears, a former county commissioner; Jim Bartley, a builder and recent candidate...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2015-07-19/four-candidates-seek-state-house-di
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A tax increase is a tax increase

...Tax Increase" that appeared in The Columbia County News-Times July 5, I urge all to encourage your Columbia County Commissioner and the Commission Chairman to reject this increase.Some on the Commission do not view this as a "tax increase...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2015-07-15/a-tax-increase-is-a-tax-increase
Opinion
Survey results give a glance at public perceptions

...county Planning Services director Andrew Strickland shared some initial results of the Vision 2035 surveys with county commissioners.Although, the results are still preliminary, I thought it would be interesting to share some of that with our...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/ccnt/2015-06-14/survey-results-give-a-glance-at-pub
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Residents show up to oppose connecting new development to River Chase

Columbia County commissioners met with a full house at the Evans government auditorium for Tuesday's meeting, with the majority of the audience there for...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2015-05-24/residents-show-up-to-oppose-connect
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Columbia County creates new housing classifcation

Columbia County commissioners voted to approve the first reading of an ordinance that will create a new zoning classification for certain types of housing and...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2015-06-07/columbia-county-creates-new-housing
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Coming soon: A billion-dollar pipeline

...are asking the state to give private property to a private company to make money," said Tony Center, a Chatham County commissioner. "Can I get the state to give me land for a Wendy's? No, it is wrong ? wrong to give state power to a private...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2015-04-29/coming-soon-a-billion-dollar-pip
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