AUGUSTA'S FUTURE

PLANNING, PROMOTING, AND IMPLEMENTING THE TOMORROW OF DOWNTOWN AUGUSTA, GEORGIA

Since 1982, Augusta Tomorrow has envisioned the City of Augusta as a progressive urban area. The Urban Area Master Plans have resulted in the completion of many projects, such as: the Riverwalk on the Savannah levee, Lafayette Center Redevelopment of the entire north side of the 900 block of Broad Street, the Augusta Riverfront Project (Marriott Hotel, Convention Center, and Riverfront Center) and the Augusta Common – with much more to come.

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  • Construction is expected to begin early next year on extending Augusta’s Riverwalk almost a third of a mile to connect with 13th Street. As the Hull McKnight Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center takes shape on Reynolds Street, part of the campus plan is to connect the center’s two main buildings with the landscaped brick-and-stone path that has lined the......

  • Officials will break ground Jan. 3 on the second phase of the state’s cyber training center downtown, which has now doubled in size. Members of the Georgia Technology Authority’s Board of Directors met in Augusta on Thursday to tour the Hull McKnight Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center. The GTA is overseeing construction and operation of the now-332,000-square-foot center. It......

  • Phase two of a multimillion-dollar cybersecurity training center taking shape downtown is expected to be completed by the end of next year. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announced Monday an additional $35 million in funding for the Hull McKnight Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center. The second facility will be an incubator hub for technology startups and a training space for......

  • Local and state officials Thursday ceremonially “topped out” the steel frame of a $60 million cybersecurity training center scheduled to open next July. Workers on the Hull McKnight Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center actually put the final steel beam in place, on the highest point of the mid-rise building, Nov. 10. But Thursday’s gathering more formally recognized the progress......

  • The world’s largest coffee retailer broke ground Wednesday in Augusta on a 140,000-square-foot plant expansion expected to bring more than 100 new jobs to the area. Starbucks opened a soluble coffee plant at Augusta Corporate Park in 2012 to produce its VIA Ready Brew line of instant coffees. Wednesday’s ceremony marked a $130 million enlargement of the facility’s north side.......

  • The Augusta Commission authorized a $93 million mixed-use development by an unnamed developer to go at the city-owned waterfront depot property at 511 Reynolds St., with $14 million in public financing to come from the Downtown Development Authority issuing bonds. The announcement came after a lengthy closed-door session Tuesday. Commissioner Bill Fennoy’s motion was for the commission to approve “the......