EPB on Friday morning asked its board of directors to consider a 3.5 percent rate increase to monthly electric power charges for customers, effective July 1. The board is set to vote on the measure in June. For residential customers who use 1,000 kWh of electric power in a month, this adjustment will reflect an increase of about $3.50 on their monthly bills. The 3.5 percent change includes increases to EPB’s base energy rate and the ... (click for more)
CARTA officials said its new bus service from downtown to the Enterprise South Industrial Park is meeting with "medium" success thus far. Lisa Maragnano, executive director, said there have been 313 riders on the routes that began at the first of the month. That includes 241 getting aboard ... (click for more)
A new $80 million UTC student housing and parking garage should be ready for the fall of 2018 after getting approval this week for funding through the state Building Commission. Vance Travis, an architect on the project, said the L-shaped building will be at the corner of Vine and Houston ... (click for more)
May 22, 2015
The Lookout Mountain, Ga., City Council passed on first reading on Thursday night an ordinance permanently allowing golf carts on certain city streets. This adopts the ... (click for more)
The property tax rate is remaining the same in Soddy Daidy at $1.3524 per $100 of assessed valuation. A public hearing and first reading of the fiscal year 2015-2016 budget took place ... (click for more)
Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ADKINS, TRAVIS VAN 2431 BRIDGE CIRCLE CHATTANOOGA, 37421 Age at Arrest: 35 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga ... (click for more)
Should Chattanooga be required to return a $300,000 federal anti-gang grant because its gang task force was abolished?