Category: Green LaVergne

Fresh Ideas: About Greenways


When I campaigned for alderman, other people who were also running kept yelling out that they would have “fresh ideas!” if they were elected. I asked, “What kind of fresh ideas do you have?”  The answer was they hoped to…

Let’s Talk Dirty


There is talk about water/sewer rates going up again in LaVergne. It was common knowledge that rates would go up thanks to regulations of the Water and Wastewater Oversight Board in the State Office of the Comptroller.  We knew about…

The La Vergne Garden Club Wants YOU!


The La Vergne Garden Club is seeking new members to join it’s ranks. The group is being formed to promote horticulture, environmental conservation, community pride, beautification, and assistance of neighbors. At this time they are still an informal club, but…

Time to Get Your Hands Dirty


There is a wonderful effort underway in LaVergne.  It’s something that not a lot of people know about yet, but it’s sure to make the 32,000 happy residents happier. We are officially forming a “LaVergne Garden Club” to work on…

O Christmas Tree…


O Christmas tree Thy leaves are so un-changing… That is until you start shedding them all over the living room, then you just have to go. So what to do with that old Christmas tree once it’s outstayed it’s welcome?…

Earth Day is April 22nd


Just a couple more days until Earth Day!  I don’t care if you’re pink, purple, blue, left, right, center, sideways, or upside down, taking care of our planet is never a bad thing.   Earth Day is a day designed to…