Category: Public Meetings

City Wide Trash Service?


At the Board of Mayor and Aldermen workshop this past week, a special guest addressed our elected officials about the possibility of bringing in a city-wide trash service.  Right now we have probably a dozen (give or take) private companies…

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.…

More Redistricting News


I apologize for not writing more on this issue. I have been insanely busy and have been attending all these meetings but have not found time to write about them. Let me catch you up the easy way. Here’s the…

School Board Zones to be Revisited


The Rutherford County Board of Commissioners agreed tonight to revisit the school and road boards zoning districts.  Carol Cook motioned and Matthew Young seconded to reconvene the redistricting committee to again look at the maps that outline the areas board…

Tonight’s Town Hall Meeting


If I had liveblogged it you might have gotten a picture of how crazy it was tonight, but I didn’t. There was so much emotion running around that room, it was palpable. It is obvious that we all feel passionately…

This Is It: Tax Vote Tonight


There will be a public hearing tonight at City Hall at 6:30 PM that is regarding the city budget and the tax increase. The Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting will follow immediately afterward. Warning: it may get long. It…