Panhandler’s Paradise: Records Reveal Chattanooga Police Refuse to Enforce Laws

Revealed In Documents Received By The Tennessee Conservative In A Recent Open Records Request, Despite Numerous And Ongoing Panhandling Violations In Chattanooga, There Have Only Been Two Tickets Issued This Year By Law Enforcement.

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Chattanooga Taxpayers Get Strapped With $690K Bill For Juneteenth “Day Off” For City Workers

During The Chattanooga City Council Meeting On May 11, The Council Voted On An Ordinance To Approve An Amendment To The City Code To Allow For June 19th of Each Year To Be A Paid Holiday For City Employees.

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Chattanooga Mayoral & City Council Election Results; Runoff Election Will Proceed

Chattanoogans Took To The Polls Yesterday To Select Their New City Mayor And City Council Members. With The Top Two Mayoral Candidates, Tim Kelly And Kim White Receiving 30% And 29% Of The Votes Respectively, A Runoff Election Will Take Place On April 13th.

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Litter Collection Picking Up In Chattanooga

Since The Onset Of The Pandemic, The Accumulation Of Litter Has Become A Significant Problem In The Scenic City But Things Are Starting To Look Hopeful Due To The Revitalized Efforts Of The Chattanooga Department Of Public Works.

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Department of Transportation Introduces Speed Awareness Initiative To Make Chattanooga Drivers Slow Down

In Collaboration With The Chattanooga Police Department, The Chattanooga Department Of Transportation Has Introduced The Speed Awareness Initiative Aiming To Create Safer Streets.

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City Council Approves New Distribution Plan For $800,000 In COVID Relief Funds

During a Special Agenda Session of the City Council yesterday evening, the Chattanooga City Council approved a plan for the distribution of the remainder of the COVID Relief Funds provided by the CARES Act, but it has taken several months to reach this goal.

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Council Determines Panhandling, Littering Problems Caused By Lack of Enforcement, Implementation Of Ordinances

A Chattanooga City Council meeting uncovered that the problem with litter is not about the City’s litter policy itself. It’s about policy enforcement, the implementation of ordinances and the coronavirus.

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