Mayor Kelly To Speak At Chamber’s North Chattanooga Council Meeting

Friday, September 23, 2022
Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly will be the featured speaker at the North Chattanooga Chamber Council meeting in October. The meeting will be held from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4 at the Hamilton County Business Development Center at 100 Cherokee Blvd. on the Northshore.
 
Mayor Kelly, elected in April 2021, is Chattanooga’s 74th mayor. Having grown up in Chattanooga, he returned following his studies at Columbia University to expand his family’s automotive dealership, as well as launch other ventures of his own, including co-founding Chattanooga’s professional soccer club. 

Officials said, "Mayor Kelly has always been active in the community, serving on boards for multiple nonprofits and even teaching as an adjunct professor at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga.
Since being elected mayor, he has made great strides in his vision to create One Chattanooga - a city where every resident has the opportunity to thrive and prosper."
 
Council meeting attendees will have the opportunity to network with fellow members beginning at 11:30 a.m., with the meeting beginning at noon and the program to follow. Lunch is available for $15 per person. To RSVP, visit the Chattanooga Chamber North Council page on Facebook or Eventbrite. 

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