Form Based Code Committee Does Not Allow Large Building Signs For Westside Village

Thursday, April 11, 2019

The Form Based Code Committee decided on Thursday not to allow rooftop signs on two buildings that are part of the Westside Village in the southern portion of downtown around Chestnut and Pine streets.

One request was to put a sign that said Old Gilman Grill across the top of one of the Westside Village buildings at 216 W. 8th Street. The sign was to have been placed on screening erected to block the view of rooftop equipment.

The committee also rejected a request for two long signs on another Westside Village building at 801 Broad that already has one legal non-conforming sign.

The current sign is used for tenant Pinnacle Bank.


Minor Home Repair Program To Kickoff Monday

Crye-Leike Welcomes Realtor Wendy Story

Crye-Leike Broker Susan Barnette Earns Commitment To Excellence Endorsement


The city of Chattanooga’s Department of Economic and Community Development will kick off its Minor Home Repair Program on Monday. The program assists low-income households in all nine City ... (click for more)

Crye-Leike Real Estate Services announces that Wendy Story is now affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Ooltewah branch office as a licensed realtor. Ms. Story will serve the residential real estate needs ... (click for more)

Crye-Leike Real Estate Services announces broker and Career Development Director Susan Barnette has earned the Commitment to Excellence (C2EX) endorsement from the National Association of Realtors. ... (click for more)


Real Estate

Minor Home Repair Program To Kickoff Monday

The city of Chattanooga’s Department of Economic and Community Development will kick off its Minor Home Repair Program on Monday. The program assists low-income households in all nine City Council districts with minor home repairs that address code violations and/or home repairs related to the health and safety of the property owners. Last year, the city received 229 applications ... (click for more)

Crye-Leike Welcomes Realtor Wendy Story

Crye-Leike Real Estate Services announces that Wendy Story is now affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Ooltewah branch office as a licensed realtor. Ms. Story will serve the residential real estate needs of buyers and sellers in Hamilton, Bradley and Sequatchie Counties. Ms. Story is a member of the National Association of Realtors and is an active member in her community. Ms. Story ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Chattanooga Auction House Closing; Southside Antiques Moving Into Its Space On Broad Street

The Chattanooga Auction House, at 2423 South Broad St., is closing after over 20 years in business. At the same time, another top local name in antiques and collectibles, Southside Antiques, will be moving. Stan Carnahan, who has long operated the auction house with Perry Voclain and Mike Smelcher, said Southside Antiques will be moving from its longtime location on Williams ... (click for more)

Woman Arrested On Drug Charges After Police Confiscate 50 Pounds Of Marijuana, 23 Pounds Of THC Oil

The Chattanooga Police Department Narcotics Unit arrested a woman on drug charges and confiscated 50 pounds of marijuana and 23 pounds of THC oil. Delores Lawrence, 63, of 1303 Arlington Ave., was charged with possession of marijuana for resale and possession of THC oil for resale. CPD narcotics investigators and Gun Team officers on Saturday stopped a suspect who was ... (click for more)

Opinion

Earl Freudenberg: Remembering 3 Friends (Glenn Draper, Marshall Roberson And Betsy Anderson)

Waking up this Sunday morning (Father's Day), I learned of the passing of three friends who had an impact on my life - Glenn Draper, Marshall Roberson and Betsy Anderson. Glenn was a guest on my radio program many times. He and his musicians represented Chattanooga around the world. In the 50's, Glenn had a national weekly radio program on NBC. He recorded several dozen CD's ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: What The Indians Knew

‘Flea’ Chambliss, who was a hale-and-hearty friend for my entire life, died at the age of 81 last week and, when the funeral is held at Lookout Mountain’s Church of the Good Shepherd this coming Tuesday (3:30 p.m.), you can bet some glorious stories will be told. After all, ‘Flea’ was indeed a Chambliss – their family Bible proclaiming he was regally known as John Alexander Chambliss ... (click for more)