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  1. Turn the old Regency mall into an entertainment/sports arena

    Why should everything be downtown? Wouldn't an arena bring more business to south Augusta? The city doesn't have to run it do they? Other cities have arenas named after sponsors like Bi-Lo, Sprint and...
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    Dec 7, 2012 by CuzWack (5 points)

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  2. Start filling up vacant buildings downtown

    First off, gradually the buildings in downtown Augusta need to be filled up with restaurants shops to really get people down there and for it to be alive. First we need to start with some chain...
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    Dec 3, 2015 by Erin McHugh (10 points)

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  3. Have local businesses create an increase of clientele through digital marketing

    As a fellow entrepreneur, I want to help local businesses excel. There are so many local businesses who don't have an online presence, or haven't fully optimized their online presence. I want to help...
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    Oct 2, 2016 by Chris Kirksey (8 points)

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  4. BRING A CASINO TO AUGUSTA AREA

    Our county waste a lot of money. Why not spend some money, on something to bring in revenue? Locations : Regency mall, RiverWalk, Tee Center etc:

    Nov 3, 2015 by LSPARKS (15 points)

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  5. Create a zoning board

    Create a zoning board to cite people that are not in compliance with zoning ordinance. Zoning can be used to seize properties that are not in compliance or not willing to demo unsafe buildings or eye...
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    Jul 26, 2016 by Gary Hope (5 points)

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  6. Revitalize the Regency Mall

    I think that the city should restore the regency mall back to its hay day so that the area has two malls. I believe that the more the city has for entertainment the better and for the city to grow to...
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    Dec 3, 2015 by Erin McHugh (10 points)

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  7. Get the masters to partner up with "Bring Back the Block" (Harrisburg revitalization) to help fund the renovations of this community.

    Offer the Augusta National the opportunity to transform this area of Augusta. An initiative for them to participate could be that the future homeowners agree to rent out their home (partially or...
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    Aug 14, 2017 by Abigail Hollar (17 points)

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  8. Hobby Lobby Dowtown

    A lot of crafting people are downtown who would love to do more crafting if only the store was downtown instead of all the way on the other side by Doctors hospital. Plus there is some big parking...
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    Nov 24, 2015 by Caitlin Mccathy (72 points)

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  9. Align downtown Augusta with Large goff balls and clubs and goff ball setting on tea

    My fellow Augustan, Since Augusta is home of the Master's tournament. Our streets should be align with statues of large Goff ball and clubs and also with a large Goff ball setting on top of a tea. I...
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    Jul 5, 2015 by David Carrie (10 points)

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  10. Old golf gardens on river watch as renaissance structure

    Jousting, sword fights, poets, buskers, archery lessons, crafts and crafting lessons kind of like Saturday Market but to the next level and opened on evenings & weekends so it gives every one a chance...
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    Nov 24, 2015 by Caitlin Mccathy (72 points)

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  11. Train station as interactive Musuem

    A lot of kids love trains believe it or not, especially if it were interactive. Toot the horn, look at augusta trains in action video or small models, pretending to be a ticket guy all while learning...
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    Nov 24, 2015 by Caitlin Mccathy (72 points)

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