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Suit filed by man who says he fell on Riverwalk’s uneven and loose bricks



A man who contends he needed surgery after tripping over loose bricks on the Riverwalk has sued the county and the director of the parks and recreation department.

The Richmond County State Court lawsuit was filed Nov. 7 against Augusta-Richmond County and Maurice McDowell. McDowell contended th...

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  1. The trees are also responsible for inflation, illegal immigration, rising crime rates, the fentanyl and opioid crises, climate change, and the war in Ukraine. The obvious solution is to cut down all the trees. 50 bricks, a bag of mortar mix, and one hour of labor could have repaired the missing bricks in the photo. If McDowell was an effective manager and leader, he would have left his cushy office and done it himself.

  2. Am I the only one who sees a similarity between Riverwalk and Mcdonalds ice cream machines?? Both are ALWAYS broken, people are ALWAYS complaining about how run down and dilapidated they are, both places obviously have bad and nasty upkeep, and both places have management that swear the complaints lodged against them are overblown!!

  3. I do not understand why with two governments – one run by employees and the other by contractors – we cannot get these problems fixed. There has to be a disconnect somewhere. I believe it must lie in the offices of the administrators.

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