Category: Public Safety

City Contact Info


Before I paste the city contact info, I want to just say that the response to last week’s flooding from LaVergne for LaVergne has been incredible.  Consider this… we had a command center set up almost immediately.  When the roads…

Don’t Swim in Brown Water


Not that anyone HERE would do that, but for the sake of staying healthy please do not.  And remember, tetanus shots are our friends.  A friend sent these links for us to share about post-flood issues including sanitation, hygiene and…

Road Closures….


Well I’m stuck here at home. All roads in and out of my subdivision are closed.  Here’s the press release from the city, At this hour several road remain closed due to high water or damage from the weather.  Road…

TEMA Coming


From the city: Mayor Ronnie Erwin has announced that the Rutherford County Emergency Management agency is in town and are going to the four sections of town, helping people out who are stranded in their homes or need assistance. A…

LaV Flood Pics from Today


UPDATE 8:48 p.m. 5/1/2010:  Just received from the city of LaVergne: Mayor Ronnie Erwin has announced that he is declaring the City of La Vergne a disaster area, he said tonight. With the blessing of Rutherford County Ernest Burgess, Erwin…

Official: City Emergency


From the city: WEATHER ALERT  — EMERGENCY  CENTERS Due to the weather the City and Box100 have opened emergency centers at the following locations: Due to weather and high water on roadways all main roadways have been shutdown.  All citizens…

Roads Closed…


UPDATE from DNJ. Mayor closes roads at 3:30 p.m. This isn’t official, but I just heard it on the Channel 5 and Channel 4 news… Mayor Erwin has closed all the main roads in LaVergne because of the flooding. Talked…

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…