Outgoing Chamber of Commerce President Ron Harr on Monday outlined a $40 million plan for a Chattanooga light rail system that would serve not only downtown, but also the Airport and the Enterprise South Industrial Park. In a speech to the Chattanooga Engineers Club, Mr. Harr said most cities looking at such an ambitious plan "would be facing costs of over a billion dollars." But he said Chattanooga is blessed to have numerous rail ... (click for more)
The historic Chattanooga Choo Choo is adding clubs and restaurants in a $7 million renovation, it was announced in front of the South Market Street landmark on Monday morning. The Comedy Catch will be moving from its longtime home in Brainerd and there will be a new 500-person music venue ... (click for more)
There have been 12,640 Hamilton County residents go to the polls thus far during early voting leading up to the Aug. 7 election. That includes 9,290 getting Republican ballots and 3,039 Democratic. Here are the results from Monday: ABSENTEE/BY MAIL Ballot Type - D 71 Ballot Type ... (click for more)
July 29, 2014
A Collegedale family will be staying with family and friends Tuesday night after losing their house to a fire Tuesday afternoon. Mr. Donald Barbree, the homeowner, called 911 at 12:18 ... (click for more)
Dave Sheldon, head of the company contracted to construct the Mosby Pool, told the Cleveland City Council on Monday afternoon that the pool should be able to open to the public on Thursday. ... (click for more)
Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ANDERSON, ADRIAN D 1725 NORTH CONCORD RD APT A CHATTANOOGA, 37421 37 Chattanooga ... (click for more)
Did the local and state governments give up too much to get the Volkswagen expansion?