Public Space Study Continues With Gehl's Visit

Friday, January 18, 2019

Gehl Studio, internationally recognized for their "people first" urban design work, will be making their third visit to Chattanooga.

On Jan. 29 from 5:30-6:30 p.m., they'll be hosting an open house at The Bessie Smith Cultural Center to seek input about people's experiences in public spaces downtown.

The meeting is part of larger study to improve public spaces in the District.


Counsel Creative Announces Launch Of Brand And Website

Alexis Stoops Promoted As First Female Regional Sales Manager At Trident Transport

Tennessee January Revenues Exceed Budget Estimates


Counsel Creative, a new marketing collective based in Chattanooga, has officially launched its brand and website. Counsel Creative was established and operates around the mission of “cultivating ... (click for more)

Alexis Stoops has become the first female regional sales manager in Trident Transport history. “To be the first female regional sales manager here at Trident means more to me than I can ... (click for more)

Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Stuart McWhorter Friday announced that overall January state tax revenues exceeded budgeted estimates. Revenues for January totaled ... (click for more)


Business

Counsel Creative Announces Launch Of Brand And Website

Counsel Creative, a new marketing collective based in Chattanooga, has officially launched its brand and website. Counsel Creative was established and operates around the mission of “cultivating brands and relationships that matter.” “A lot of people throw the word ‘love’ around loosely, but we genuinely love people,” said Kenny Morgan, founder and CCO of the agency. “We ... (click for more)

Alexis Stoops Promoted As First Female Regional Sales Manager At Trident Transport

Alexis Stoops has become the first female regional sales manager in Trident Transport history. “To be the first female regional sales manager here at Trident means more to me than I can really express. When I started at Trident {July 2018}, I was still in school full time pursuing my business management degree. Up until I was hired, I had no idea what I was going to do after ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Chattanooga Under Flood Watch Until Thursday Morning

Chattanooga is under a Flood Watch through Thursday morning. The latest forecast calls for up to three new inches of rain. Area creeks are already swollen from recent downpours. Here is the Flood Watch from the National Weather Service:' FLOOD WATCH FROM 7PM EST TUE UNTIL 7AM EST THU ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... ... (click for more)

Home Damaged By Fire On Noa Street Monday Afternoon

Chattanooga firefighters were dispatched to a house fire at 3106 Noa Street on Monday at 2 p.m. A Chattanooga police officer was the first on the scene and reported thick, black smoke was coming from the small, one-story house. Unsure as to whether or not the house was occupied, Battalion Chief Chris Warren called for a second alarm response to bring in additional fire personnel ... (click for more)

Opinion

Heavy Rains Are Coming In The Next Few Days…

Please remember to check on folks that are vulnerable which includes the elderly and homebound. With expectations of up to 7 inches or more of rain, we may see flooding in areas that rival those of the past. As Chief Roddy told me this morning, be proactive, not reactive. Pack for an extended stay at work or someone's house. Be ready with extra food, water and blanket in your ... (click for more)

The $500,000 Tax Money Giveway

Mayor Berke, On September 5, 2017, you asked and were granted a 22-cent property tax increase for city government operations and a capital fund. At the meeting, the City Council approved your proposal for the property tax increase of 22 cents per $100 of property assessment. As a result, every business, home owner, and property owner had one-month notice that their local property ... (click for more)