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  1. storm water fee proposal

    We currently have an ordinance regarding keeping road frontage and curbs clear of debris. We also have the GIS website showing the detailed information of all properties. I believe that any proposed...
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    Jun 2, 2015 by Rob Hamilton (5 points)

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  2. update check register reference documents

    The check register reference documents (object code and department numbers) located at the link below are both dated 2011 and are no longer current. Please provide 2015 and 2016 references. ...
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    May 11, 2016 by Steve Siebert (10 points)

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  3. No outside organizations on future SPLOST lists

    Until all unsafe roads are fixed, RCSO deputies are paid enough, the sewer system fixed, the school system fixed, the animal control situation fixed... No .. new .. SPLOST .. taxes.... for outside...
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    Nov 20, 2014 by Aug30815 (37 points)

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  4. Street Sweeper

    Eliminate street sweepers in west Augusta neighborhoods. Seems like a waste of good labor and equipment. Find methods to save money rather than finding reasons to hire more people and raise taxes ....
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    Feb 13, 2016 by Ms_Kevlar (53 points)

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  5. A long term drug treatment facility

    Sadly, we have a lot of people in August and surrounding areas addicted to drugs. We have no long term drug treatment facility nearby. All the hospitals in the area only keep a patient 7-10 days, just...
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    Apr 4, 2015 by Dana Zoeckler (13 points)

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  6. Equalize City Tax Base

    I called several State Agencies trying to get help with Home Modifications since our disabilities. All of our State Agencies told me that they only service rural areas and since the consolidation of...
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    Aug 19, 2014 by Robert Harris (5 points)

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  7. One of many ways to raise money for the city

    There are hundreds of Uber and Lyft drivers in Augusta Metro. If each driver would be charged certain fees to operate just as other Cab companies,and it is well regulated and controlled with help of...
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    Sep 30, 2015 by Jayjay (5 points)

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  8. Sell blighted structures for $1

    A commissioner on 26Jul2016 requested $1 million transfer from contingency funds for use to raise blighted structures and right of way cleaning. Currently, the Augusta commission is spending a...
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    Jul 26, 2016 by Steve Siebert (10 points)

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  9. Broad Street

    Broad Street needs paving, certain areas is like riding a roller coaster.

    May 1, 2015 by Evelyn Utley (5 points)

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  10. Unacceptable business practices Augusta Utilities

    Providing payment options for the Utilities Dept.

    Jul 19, 2016 by Lique (5 points)

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