Thanks to an infusion of federal cash, Augusta’s proposed budget for 2022 comes in just a shade under $1 billion.

The total budget package presented by Augusta City Administrator Odie Donald is $999.6 million, which is $79.6 million over the 2021 budget.

The budget increase includes $40 million received from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic recovery Act (CARE) and an additional $39...

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