Month: April 2010

Police Reports

Does anybody know if  (and how)  we can access the La Vergne Police Reports?  If we are supposed to have “Neighborhood Watches” doesn’t it make sense to know what we are up against?  I, personally, don’t want to waste the…

We Are LaVergne: Robert Carroll

Have you ever heard a sonic boom? They happen when an object – usually an aircraft – travels at such a high velocity of speed that air pressure waves form so tightly together that they compress and merge into a…

Work Stopped at Quarry

The city of LaVergne took action today and ordered mining work to stop at the quarry operating in violation of the city’s zoning ordinances.  According to the DNJ, Erwin said he and Chief Codes Inspector Derek Beard visited the site…

We Are LaVergne: Leanne Welsh

As you drive down a certain street in LaVergne, you might notice a house  where neighborhood kids are piled on a big swing in the front yard.  The kids are there for a reason – they’re waiting for their LeeLee…

We Are LaVergne: New Feature Coming

I’ve talked for some time how I’d like to start writing about the people of our community.  In addition to our public officials, the well-to-do, the family of long-time residents, and those who make bad news, there are about 26,900…

Board Meeting Held on Tuesday

I finally got to attend a full-blown board meeting at City Hall which was preceded by a Public Hearing about the zoning overlays essentially upgrading the building requirements in certain areas.  Click on these PDF files to read more about…

Two City Officials on Admin Leave

At this point I don’t know whether to laugh or cry.   From Channel 4 in Nashville, 2 City Leaders on Leave After Comments: The mayor recently put Police Chief Ted Boyd and Human Resources Director Anya Ryan on administrative leave…