The Chattanooga Fire Department started a new fire academy on Friday and it may be the largest in the department's history. The 36 recruits will go through 27 weeks of rigorous mental and physical training, including instruction on fire suppression, vehicle extrication, hazardous materials and many other related disciplines. The firefighters must also go through medical training and be EMT certified to be a Chattanooga firefighter. If they ... (click for more)
East 5th St. will undergo sidewalk replacement and streetscape enhancements to add lights and trees along the streets starting on Monday . During this time, parallel parking only will be allowed along E. 5th Street and the road will be closed to thru traffic from the ramp off ... (click for more)
Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: U.S. 27 (I-124) widening from I-24/U.S. 27 interchange to north of the Olgiati Bridge over the Tennessee River, including widening the Olgiati Bridge: Work on this project continues. The speed limit on U.S. 27 ... (click for more)
September 29, 2016
Tennessee’s upcoming tourism news is consolidated for your convenience below. For a complete list of Tennessee events, visit tnvacation.com/calendar . Ongoing Jackson – Enjoy ... (click for more)
The Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute announced Holly Ashley as its new executive director, effective Oct. 17. Prior to joining CWLI, Ms. Ashley worked with the economic development ... (click for more)
I have had the pleasure of hearing the Courtney Daly Band a couple of different times in the past few weeks and in different configurations. No matter what the lineup of the band, they are always ... (click for more)
Should Mayor Andy Berke resign for admittedly using an encrypted email messaging service along with top staff?