Lakeside Elementary To Be Repurposed As K-12 Magnet School For CSLA

The Hamilton County Commission Voted On A Resolution To Approve Funding For A Project To Repurpose Lakeside Elementary Into A K-12 Magnet School.

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Mayors Make Plans For Spending COVID Relief Funds

County Mayor Coppinger Says The Funds Will Be Used To Help Offset The Costs Of COVID Response. Chattanooga Mayor Berke Has His Own Ideas But Ultimately, It Will Be Left To The New Mayor. Candidates White And Kelly have Very Different Ideas For Relief Fund’s Usage.

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County Commission Votes On ‘True Affordable Housing’ Resolution

The Hamilton County Commission Votes On A Resolution To Approve An ‘Affordable Housing’ Project And To Receive Payments From Developer Instead Of Collecting Property Taxes.

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Republicans Boyd, Bankston, Fairbanks Side With Democrats For Personal Pay Increases

Hamilton County Commissioners Clash Over A Resolution That, If It Becomes State Law, Would Allow Commissioners To Set Their Own Salaries With Only 5 Votes In Favor.

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“Sneaky Six” Secretly Work to Raise Pay on Hamilton County Commission Instead of Voting Publicly

Six Hamilton County Commissioners Have Signed An Act That, Once Passed, Will Allow Them To Vote For Their Own Pay Raises.

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Mackey Pushes For Commissioner Pay Raises Amid Pandemic; Faces Fire From Other Commissioners

At first glance, the act appears fairly benign but it could mean that the Commissioners will be receiving pay raises this year, and on a different scale, possibly higher than they have in previous years.

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Commission To Look Beyond Hamilton County For Budget Planning

County Commissioner Expresses That Hamilton County Government Officials Are Going Into Budgeting Season Blind.

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Rep. Windle Introduces Bill To Replace Confederate Statue With One Of Dolly Parton At State Capitol

On the first day of the convening of the Tennessee Legislature for the 2021 Legislative Session, a representative from Livingston has introduced a bill to add a statue of Dolly Parton to the Capitol grounds in Nashville.

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County Commissioner Advocates For Restoration Of Discretionary Funds To Aid Overlooked Organizations In Helping The Homeless

Mackey Advocates For Discretionary Funds That Would Allow Commissioners To Grant Monetary Rewards To Organizations Within Their Districts That Are In Need Of Financial Help In Providing Services To The Homeless.

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