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GreenJackats Highlight Features of Coming New Ballpark

A long and grueling process for Augusta GreenJackets (Single-A, South Atlantic League) leadership is starting to bear fruit.  The latest example came Friday when GreenJackets president Jeff Eiseman made a presentation highlighting their future ballpark’s features.  Read more here.  Watch news report here.

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Groundbreaking Finally Set for New GreenJackets Ballpark

Groundbreaking for the new Augusta GreenJackets (Single-A, South Atlantic League) stadium in North Augusta’s (SC) newly named Riverside Village at Hammonds Ferry will take place at noon May 25.  Read more here.

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Final Green Light for Project Jackson

Augusta Green Jackets LogoNorth Augusta City Council gave final approval this week to the Project Jackson Master Development Agreement, the document that governs who will do what as it rises on the Savannah River’s South Carolina side.  Read more here.

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Preliminary Work Begins on Project Jackson

Augusta Green Jackets LogoPreliminary site and surveying work has begun on Project Jackson, a mixed-use development situated on 30 acres near the North Augusta (SC) waterfront.  City Council members voted 6-0 at a special council meeting Monday night on final reading of an ordinance authorizing the City to enter into an installment purchase agreement of up to $16 million to complete preliminary infrastructure work.  Read more here.

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Council Renews Project Jackson Funding Mechanism

Augusta Green Jackets LogoThe North Augusta (SC) City Council took action Monday to renew the Municipal Improve­ment District for Project Jackson — a $183 million planned development beside the Ham­mond’s Ferry neighborhood with a baseball park overlooking the Savannah River; a hotel; a conference center; and retail, living and office space.  Read more here.

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A 2017 July Fourth Ballpark Opening Still Possible for GreenJackets

Augusta Green Jackets LogoNorth Augusta (SC) is close to finalizing a master development agreement for Project Jackson.  Once construction starts, it will take 14 months to complete the project, so the Augusta GreenJackets (Single-A, South Atlantic League) won’t be opening the start of the 2017 baseball season in a new ballpark.  Read more here.

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Preliminary Site Plans Approved for New GreenJackets Ballpark

Augusta Green Jackets LogoIn a 6 to 1 vote, the North Augusta (SC) Planning Commission approved preliminary site plans for the new ballpark for the Augusta GreenJackets (Single-A, South Atlantic League).  Read more here.

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