First Friday to be run by joint committee

October 20, 2006

Augusta city administrator Fred Russell tells News 12 First Friday will be run by a joint committee for the immediate future.

Brenda Durant of the Arts Council and Lara Plocha of the Imperial Theatre will act as co-chairs. Russell also serves on the committee, as do Margaret Woodard of the Downtown Development Authority, Tom Beck of the Recreation and Parks Department, and Sheriff Ronnie Strength.

The group met for the first time Friday afternoon.