Category: The Future

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…

Happy Christmas and Merry New Year!


Hello La Vergne! I trust you all have had a wonderful holiday, have enjoyed family, or just simply been a grinch, whichever floats your boat.  🙂 I’ve been wondering, reflecting mostly on this past year.  Things I’ve done, people I’ve…

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…

A Gathering of Questions


Two years ago “This is La Vergne” mailed candidates a number of questions from the community.  The candidates were asked to reply by a certain date and then – in order of receipt – the answers were published on this…

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…