Category: City Management

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…

In Which I Agree with DNJ Editorial


Yes I say to the DNJ’s editorial regarding LaVergne’s decision to make discrimination a zero-tolerance offense. La Vergne’s 169 city employees are also undergoing diversity training.  Ridding City Hall and all La Vergne departments of racist language and discrimination is…

The Scoop


I wanted to provide a quick update to readers about the HobNob and This is LaVergne relationship.  You spoke, I listened.  This is LaVergne lives. I have offered to HobNob to syndicate our content because I still remain convinced that…

Work Being Done on Icy Roads


From the city, two emails: City salting hilly roads first Mayor Ronnie Erwin said Sunday morning that he is working on getting the side roads salted as soon as possible. First priority are roads which have hills, he said. He…

Moshea Suspended, HR Director Out


The meeting late this afternoon by the Board was in regard to an EEOC suit filed against the city regarding discrimination.  According to the DNJ, city administrator Mark Moshea has been suspended for four weeks without pay.  Earlier in the…