Business/Government

Central Avenue To Be Restriped Beginning This Week

  • 4/14/2024

The City of Chattanooga announced plans to restripe and reconfigure Central Avenue between East 11th Street and East 23rd Street beginning Monday. The process will play out in two phases, lasting through the middle of May, weather permitting. The reconfiguration will include reducing the number of lanes from four to three (one in each direction plus a center turn lane), installing dedicated multimodal lanes with buffered zones in each direction, and creating on-street parking near Main Street to meet the demands of an ever-growing Southside. “Well maintained, well designed roads lead to more development, increased safety, and improved quality of life,” said Chattanooga Mayor Tim ... (click for more)

Business/Government photo of the day
At 82 years old, Larry Davis is commemorating 20 years as a Chattanooga Funeral Home associate. Care Center Manager Chase Williams is also recognized for 20 years. Pictured is Mike Blevins presenting Mr. Davis with his 20 year pin.
At 82 years old, Larry Davis is commemorating 20 years as a Chattanooga Funeral Home associate. Care Center Manager Chase Williams is also recognized for 20 years. Pictured is Mike Blevins presenting Mr. Davis with his 20 year pin.

Chattanooga Quantum Collaborative Announces Details For Observance Of World Quantum Day

  • 4/12/2024

Chattanooga Quantum Collaborative, in partnership with EPB, on Friday announced the launch of a six-week exploration of quantum technology in observance of World Quantum Day which is Sunday. From April 14-May 31, learners of all ages and education levels are invited to explore quantum technology through a series of activities at www.GigCityGoesQuantum.com ... (click for more)

Dalton Goodwill Store And Opportunity Center Grand Opening Draws Large Crowd

  • 4/12/2024

Goodwill Industries of the Greater Chattanooga Area celebrated the grand opening of its store and Opportunity Center in Dalton with a celebration and ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday morning. The 1001 Market St. location includes a Goodwill retail store, a Donation Xpress center and an Opportunity Center. This is the 18th retail store location ... (click for more)

Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
  • 4/12/2024

Here is the upcoming City Council agenda for Tuesday: I. Call to Order by Chair Dotley. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Councilman Smith). III. Special Presentations. IV. Minute Approval. V. Discussion of Agenda. ? Next Week’s Proposed Agenda Items ? Purchasing Questions ? Future Considerations (3 Week Look Ahead) VI. Committee or Department Reports: ? Library Update ? Social & Economic Equity Study Presentation by Dr. Marcus ... more

AirBnBs, VRBOs, Short Term Rentals And A Meme
  • 4/13/2024

No one can possibly begin to imagine the stress suffered, our children being assaulted by police, their parents followed throughout the community they'd lived for decades - for old time homeowners and other community dwellers - only to have newcomers and members of the old guard team up and form cliques, create an alliance with the police department and inside city government, then proceed to attempt to harass those long time homeowners and dwellers from the community. It would later ... more

Mensah Hat Trick Leads Red Wolves To 4-2 Road Win
  • 4/14/2024

The Chattanooga Red Wolves returned to League One action on Saturday, April 13th against Central Valley Fuego in a 4-2 victory for the visitors. The match featured a phenomenal performance and a hattrick for Ropapa Mensah, who also contributed to a goal by Lucas Coutinho. The two clubs will meet again on August 3rd in Chattanooga to close out the 2024 series. In a rainy start to the evening, the Red Wolves got straight to business in an aggressive start with Declan Watters grabbing ... more

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