Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events May 10-14

Thursday, May 6, 2021

May 10, ONLINE: New-trepreneur Bookkeeping

noon-1 p.m.

New to being an entrepreneur? This information-packed class covers 10 of the most common bookkeeping mistakes and practical, efficient solutions to overcome them. Hosted by TSBDC and HR Business Solutions

Register here.

No cost.

 

May 11, ONLINE: Member Networking

10-11 a.m.

We are proud to host networking for our members to educate us on their businesses.

Everyone can join in! We also want to welcome the fantastic businesses who joined our Chattanooga Chamber community last month. Happening the second Tuesday of each month.

Register here.

No cost.

 

May 12, ONLINE: Government Contracting 101: Part 1

10 a.m.-oon

Contracting with the federal government can open the door to many opportunities and can aid the growth of your business tremendously. This comprehensive workshop outlines everything you need to know about government contracting and how to be successful in today’s procurement marketplace. This class is part 1 of 2. Participants are encouraged to register for both sessions. Hosted by TSBDC and UT’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center.

Register here.

No cost.

 

May 12, ONLINE: Workforce Development: Innovative Methods for Growing our Talent Pipeline in an Equitable Manner

noon-1 p.m.

Talent is the biggest need in today's economic development world. How do we continue to build healthy, equitable pipelines of people for the jobs we continue to create during the COVID-19 pandemic? Hear from community specialists and practitioners on things they are doing to grow and expand our current and future workforce.

Register here.

No cost.

 

May 12, ONLINE: MidTown Council Meeting

noon-1 p.m.

Our MidTown Council is determined to keep you informed on the great work taking place within the MidTown area.  Join us as we hear more about what’s been going on in our community.

Register here.

No cost.

 

May 13, ONLINE: Government Contracting 101: Part 2

10 a.m.-noon

Contracting with the federal government can open the door to many opportunities and can aid the growth of your business tremendously. This comprehensive workshop outlines everything you need to know about government contracting and how to be successful in today’s procurement marketplace. This class is part 2 of 2. Participants are encouraged to register for both sessions. Hosted by TSBDC and UT’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center.

Register here.

No cost.

 

May 13, ONLINE: Developing Your Event's Access Plan for People with Disabilities

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Chattery and The INCubator hosts an event to think through how to accommodate people with various types of disabilities in all aspects of your outdoor event and we will build the bones of a comprehensive Access Plan.

Register here.

No cost.

 

May 13, ONLINE: Southside Council Meeting

11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.

Networking: 11:45 a.m. to Noon; Program: Noon to 1 p.m.

Register here.

No cost.

 

May 14, 2021 Leadership Chattanooga Virtual Graduation

1-2 p.m.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce for the 2021 Leadership Chattanooga Virtual Graduation recognizing the graduates from the 2020-2021 Leadership Chattanooga Class. The Leadership Chattanooga Graduation will be an online event this year.

Join us for the live event here.

No cost.

 

 

 


New Car Wash Planned At East Main And Holtzclaw

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events June 14-18

Chattanooga Bar Associations Seeks Nominations For Liberty Bell Award


A new car wash is planned at the corner of E. Main Street and Holtzclaw Avenue. Jeffery Nation owns the 1.9-acre site. A request before the Planning Commission is for a setback deviation ... (click for more)

June 14, ONLINE: New-trepreneur Bookkeeping noon-1 p.m. New to being an entrepreneur? This information-packed class covers 10 of the most common bookkeeping mistakes and practical, efficient ... (click for more)

Each year, the Chattanooga Bar Association honors an outstanding citizen in the Chattanooga area with the “Liberty Bell Award” for public service. Nominations are currently being solicited for ... (click for more)



Business

New Car Wash Planned At East Main And Holtzclaw

A new car wash is planned at the corner of E. Main Street and Holtzclaw Avenue. Jeffery Nation owns the 1.9-acre site. A request before the Planning Commission is for a setback deviation to allow for the required space for cars to exit the car wash. Berry Engineers is handling the project. (click for more)

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events June 14-18

June 14, ONLINE: New-trepreneur Bookkeeping noon-1 p.m. New to being an entrepreneur? This information-packed class covers 10 of the most common bookkeeping mistakes and practical, efficient solutions to overcome them. Hosted by TSBDC and HR Business Solutions. Register here . No cost. June 15, ONLINE: Red Bank/Signal Mountain Council Meeting noon-1 p.m. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Greg Vital, Hoyt Samples, D'Angelo Jelks Pick Up For House District 29 Race

Businessman Greg Vital, who lost a squeaker of a race to Todd Gardenhire for state Senate in 2012, has picked up papers to run as a Republican for House District 29. Attorney Hoyt Samples also picked up to run on the GOP side. D'Angelo Jelks is a Democratic candidate. The County Commission has appointed Joan Carter to serve until the election. She is the widow of Mike Carter, ... (click for more)

National Cemetery Director Says 6 Potential Sites Picked For Expansion Of Cemetery; Veteran Services To Move Back To Cemetery

Chattanooga VA National Cemetery Director Deborah Kendrick said the VA has identified six possible sites for cemetery expansion in Chattanooga. She said those locations have not been made public. Ms. Kendrick said the VA hopes to break ground for a new cemetery in 2027 or 2028. The federal government said last year that it was running out of ground at the cemetery and was ... (click for more)

Opinion

Marsha Blackburn Should Focus On Finding Compromise On The Infrastructure Bill - And Response (2)

Marsha seems obsessed with Dr. Fauci. Does it always have to be about her? I wish it was more about us. If it was more about us, instead of Marsha, she would be hard at work finding compromise on the federal infrastructure bill. No other city in the nation would benefit more from the infrastructure bill than Chattanooga. But Marsha has never read the bill and does not ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: How Can Any Forget?

It was noted by the national media – and me – earlier this week when President Joe Biden failed to salute one the greatest days in America’s history. D-Day, the June 6th attack at Normandy, France, was celebrated on Sunday and what I believe was the first time in about 80 years the hard-fought triumph over evil was ignored by The White House. As I watch more and more of the ‘woke’ ... (click for more)