Category: City Management

A Progressive LaVergne


We have seen some questions popping up online asking how the city has changed in the last four years – what in the world kind of progress has there been?  One of our readers actually submitted this information (unsolicited) and…

2013 Year in Review


It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Actually it has been a pretty decent year here in LaVergne – from the LHS Marching Band winning the regional championship for the second year in a row…

Kudos to Board for Wise Decision


During the past year, people have directed criticism at city officials because there was not a full-time city administrator.  But there was someone at the helm all along. Bruce Richardson, the assistant administrator / city recorder, had been appointed to…

Point : Counterpoint on DNJ OpEd


While the DNJ was right on target in today’s year-end review article called “2012 Winners & Losers” about the city benefiting from Bruce Richardson as interim city administrator and a mayor working full time, we have a very differing opinion…

News, News And More News


First, an update about the school and road board redistricting study group- the steering committee finally voted to recommend to the county commission, that a study group be formed to revisit the drawing of school and road board zone lines.…