A day after the Planning Commission rejected a seven-story apartment building on the 1200 block of Cowart Street, the City Council approved a building that could rise to eight stories behind the Chattanooga Choo Choo. After the meeting, Jon Kinsey, former mayor and Choo Choo managing partner, said, "We are not planning an eight-story building. We just went through the process of getting the necessary zoning. Who knows what will ... (click for more)
Lee University student Olayinka Opaso, from Nigeria, 18, confessed on Tuesday to a senior Lee University official about his involvement in the Yik Yak post describing potential threats to Lee University students. Opaso was immediately placed into custody by the campus security director, ... (click for more)
Chickamauga Park Supt. Brad Bennett told members of the City Council on Tuesday that the police firing range on Moccasin Bend stands in the way of extending the Riverwalk at the historic Bend. He said if the 33-acre shooting range is not moved, then the Riverwalk will end at the proposed ... (click for more)
October 13, 2015
Christapher Baumgartner, 24, was arrested on Tuesday in Bradley County on multiple charges. Cleveland Police Department officers responded at noon on Tuesday to the Old American Knitting ... (click for more)
The City Council on Tuesday approved new tax breaks for a major Volkswagen supplier in Chattanooga. Gestamp already has a PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) at the VW supplier park at the Enterprise ... (click for more)
The city is paying $150,000 as its portion of the settlement reached in a four-year-old lawsuit brought by a pet supply firm at Hamilton Place Mall against the city and the McKamey Animal Trust. ... (click for more)
Should the City Council have allowed an eight-story building on the Southside behind the Choo Choo?