Upcoming Street Closings Announced

Friday, March 15, 2019
Here are upcoming street closings:
North Access Road at Fairfax Drive will be closed on Saturday, March 16, from 8AM to 3PM for work on the gas line installation project. 

Beginning on Monday, March 18, gas line work will commence on N Access Road between Fairfax Drive and Memphis Drive. This work will require the closure of the right eastbound lane until work is completed.
Additionally, the second eastbound lane will be closed from 8AM until 3PM on Monday, March 18th through Friday, March 22.


On Monday, March 18, paving work will be done Hixon Pike from Ashland Terrace to Fairfax Drive. This work will be done two lanes at a time, maintaining two-way traffic. Please drive with caution.

The eastbound lane of Wilcox Blvd. will be closed between Bradt St and Dodson Street on Monday, March 18 until Friday, March 22. The southbound lane of Dodson Ave. will then be closed from Wilcox Blvd. to Wilson Street on Monday, March 25 until Friday, March 29 for work on the Avondale YFD. 

Weather permitting, Curtain Pole Road, Webb Road, and Wilson Street will be resurfaced Monday, March 18th through Friday, March 22. The right, southbound lane of Amnicola Highway will be closed from Curtain Pole Road to Old Curtain Pole road from 9AM until 4PM from Monday, March 18 through Friday, March 22, while Curtain Pole Road is being resurfaced.

You can view CDOT's map of event and road closures for full details of projects underway in our public space. 


Easter Bunny And Chattanooga Police Officers Join Forces On April 6

New Hamilton County Marriage Licenses

Rosalind Ewing Martin Receives Woman In American History Award


The Easter Bunny will be accompanied by Chattanooga Police Department officers who will color and chat with kids on April 6, f rom 11 a.m. to 1 p.m . AARP Tennessee will be on hand to dish out ... (click for more)

Here are the new marriage licenses from the County Clerk's office: LANDUS TERRELL THOMPSON TONIQUE JONES 2115 BENNETT AVE 2115 BENNETT AVE CHATTANOOGA, TN 37404 CHATTANOOGA, TN 37404 ... (click for more)

The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution approved the nomination by the Judge David Campbell Chapter the Woman in American History award to the late Rosalind Ewing Martin. ... (click for more)


Happenings

Easter Bunny And Chattanooga Police Officers Join Forces On April 6

The Easter Bunny will be accompanied by Chattanooga Police Department officers who will color and chat with kids on April 6, f rom 11 a.m. to 1 p.m . AARP Tennessee will be on hand to dish out snacks and giveaways. “The aim of this event is to provide a time and place for the community and police officers to interact in a lighthearted, non-emergency situation,” said Officer Trevor ... (click for more)

New Hamilton County Marriage Licenses

Here are the new marriage licenses from the County Clerk's office: LANDUS TERRELL THOMPSON TONIQUE JONES 2115 BENNETT AVE 2115 BENNETT AVE CHATTANOOGA, TN 37404 CHATTANOOGA, TN 37404 CHRISTIAN JAMES BOND BETHANY ARIEL MORGAN 4010 PATTON EDWARDS DRIVE 502 FIELDSTONE DRIVE EAST RIDGE, TN 37412 RINGGOLD, GA 30736 JOSHUA LEE CAMPBELL KIMBERLY KAY ADAMS 3645 MISSIONAIRE ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Man Found Dead In Bradley County Early Sunday Morning; Matthew Wolfcale, 25, Arrested

Matthew L. Wolfcale, 25, has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in relation to a deadly shooting in Bradley County Sunday morning. He is in custody in the Bradley County Jail. At 4:08 a.m. deputies responded to reports of a gunshot at 3515 Bates Pike SE. Upon arrival, a male victim was found deceased. A search warrant has been secured and investigators are ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Blaze Involving 2 Houses On Dodson Avenue Late Saturday Night

Shortly after 11 p.m. on Saturday, Chattanooga firefighters responded to a report of a house fire on Dodson Avenue. Firefighters with Engine 5 were the first on the scene. Captain Joey Smith said two houses at 610 and 612 Dodson Ave. were engulfed in flames on the backside of the structures, and the flames were spreading quickly. Captain Smith said they took hand-held ... (click for more)

Opinion

Growth Can Continue At Ooltewah On Septic Tanks

I want to set the record straight about growth in North Hamilton County. On Feb. 21, 2019, County Mayor Coppinger called a “reset” meeting with the residents of Ooltewah/Harrison over the proposed sewer plant in North Hamilton County. In front of this community, I stood up and specifically asked the county mayor if growth could continue in Ooltewah and Harrison on septic tanks ... (click for more)

Our Roads Need To Be Repaired For Ironman - And Response

Chattanooga being a finalist for the 2021 Ironman is great news. The business gained at the local bicycle repair shops from bent rims, busted tires and warped frames should produce some great local revenue. The local physicians should see a surge as well from the twisted ankles and busted up knees from dips, humps and pot holes on our area roads that could swallow a small child. ... (click for more)