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Murfreesboro City Council "Special Meeting" about the Budget

The Murfreesboro City Council will meet in a Special Meeting this Thursday evening (April 25, 2019) at 5:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers. The meeting will focus on the fiscal year 2019 to 2020 city budget.

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Murfreesboro City Council Considering Tax Increase!
Murfreesboro City Council Considering Tax Increase!

For the first time in two decades the Murfreesboro City Council is considering an increase in property taxes.

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Mayor Says
Mayor Says "Council Must Make Tough Decisions"

The Murfreesboro City Council has called a special budget meeting at 5:00 o'clock this Thursday night in the council chambers at City Hall. Mayor McFarland noted, "Council must make some tough decisions this year."

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City Council approves $58 million debt issuance
City Council approves $58 million debt issuance

The Murfreesboro City Council Wednesday approved a Detailed Bond Resolution and Loan Agreement with SunTrust Bank to fund $58 million in 2019 Capital Improvement Projects with a 2.84 percent interest rate over a 15-year term.

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City Council Gives THUMBS UP To Road Improvements
City Council Gives THUMBS UP To Road Improvements

The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday (December 20) to approve several design, maintenance and consulting contracts for roadway improvements.

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City Inks Deal For Old 1st Methodist Downtown Block
City Inks Deal For Old 1st Methodist Downtown Block

On Thursday night, the Murfreesboro City Council voted to approve a purchase and sale agreement with developer One East College, LLC for redevelopment of the City block known as the former First United Methodist Church location.

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Public Welcome at City Council Workshop Wednesday
Public Welcome at City Council Workshop Wednesday

The Murfreesboro City Council is having a two-hour workshop session at 11:30 this coming Wednesday morning in the council chambers. The public is welcome to attend.

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Patterson Park Natatorium HVAC System Approved
Patterson Park Natatorium HVAC System Approved

At its regular Thursday evening session, the Murfreesboro City Council approved an engineering services agreement with Brentwood-based Enfinity Engineering, LLC for upgrades to the Natatorium HVAC system at Patterson Park Community Center.

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M'boro City Council: Scales-Harris, LaLance & Martin Win
M'boro City Council: Scales-Harris, LaLance & Martin Win

Incumbents Madelyn Scales Harris and Rick LaLance were returned by Murfreesboro voters to the city council while newcomer Ronnie Martin took the third seat.

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Council Passes Rezoning of Westlawn PUD
Council Passes Rezoning of Westlawn PUD

Homeowners expressed concern over what type of buildings may be established on this portion of the development even after being assured that any development proposed within this area will meet the GDO design...

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Special 'Boro Council Meeting on Reorganization & Other Issues
Special 'Boro Council Meeting on Reorganization & Other Issues

The Murfreesboro City Council will have a special meeting this week to discuss issues like reorganization, building security and remodeling, economic development and future council workshops.

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Groundbreaking for new Murfreesboro City School
Groundbreaking for new Murfreesboro City School

Murfreesboro's newest elementary school will be located on the corner of Veterans Pkwy and St. Andrews Drive.

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'Boro Council Approves Firms for (1) Training Facility, and (2) Airport
'Boro Council Approves Firms for (1) Training Facility, and (2) Airport

On Thursday evening, the Murfreesboro City Council approved two architectural and engineering firms to develop and construct the Doug Young Public Safety Training Facility along with a new terminal at the Murfreesboro Municipal Airport.

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'Boro FY19 Budget Approved...NO EXTRA TAXES!
'Boro FY19 Budget Approved...NO EXTRA TAXES!

On Thursday evening, the Murfreesboro City Council approved a $169.7-million budget for FY19 that begins July 1, 2018 with no additional taxes.

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It's Official: Craig Tindall is New City Manager!
It's Official: Craig Tindall is New City Manager!

The Murfreesboro City Council met Tuesday and named 57-year old Craig Tindall as the next city manager. Interim City Manger Jim Crumley led the search for a replacement when Rob Lyons retired in December.

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Heart Warming Murfreesboro City Council Meeting
Heart Warming Murfreesboro City Council Meeting

Murfreesboro City Council meeting Thursday night and opened with Vice Mayor Madelyn Scales Harris introducing the near-capacity room to 11-year-old Noah Gaines who shared how he was inspired to personally help many homeless in our city.

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'Boro Closer To Hiring New City Manager
'Boro Closer To Hiring New City Manager

Thursday night's Murfreesboro City Council ended with Interim City Manager Jim Crumley stating that current City Attorney Craig Tindall was the best candidate for the city manager position. Crumley was given approval by the council to negotiate an agreement.

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Council Approves $33-Million School Off Veterans Parkway
Council Approves $33-Million School Off Veterans Parkway

The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday to authorize contracts with CBRE/Heery for project management services and Johnson+Bailey for architectural services of a new Murfreesboro K-6 school. The new school, to be located at Veterans Parkway and St. Andrews Drive, will be designed similar to Overall Creek Elementary. Anticipated opening is August 2019.

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Search For Murfreesboro City Manager Continues
Search For Murfreesboro City Manager Continues

How is the search going for a new Murfreesboro city manager? The council invites to the public to hear a presentation from the consulting firm at 1:00 o'clock this coming Tuesday afternoon in the City Council Chambers.

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April 1st Brings Day of Fame for
April 1st Brings Day of Fame for "Bridgey McBridgeface"

The Murfreesboro City Council is taking public support for the humorous naming of the 'Bridge over Broad' in 'Tongue n' cheek' stride. An official proclamation issued by the City Council has endorsed the name 'Bridgey McBridgeface,' if only for a day on April 1, April Fools' Day.

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Discussion of the development of Blackman Park in Murfreesboro
Discussion of the development of Blackman Park in Murfreesboro

Council will discuss plans for development of Blackman Park with the Parks & Recreation Commission and the future location for school sites with the School Board.

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Martin to Run for Murfreesboro City Council
Martin to Run for Murfreesboro City Council

Ronnie Martin, FirstBank Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager, announced Tuesday (2/13/18) he is running for a seat on the Murfreesboro City Council.

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City Mgr. Lyons Separation: $95,810.39 + Benefits
City Mgr. Lyons Separation: $95,810.39 + Benefits

The Murfreesboro City Council met in special session Monday (12/18/2017) afternoon and approved a $95,810.39 Separation Agreement with Rob Lyons.

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City Council Meets to Discuss City Manager Situation
City Council Meets to Discuss City Manager Situation

The Murfreesboro City Council has called a special meeting on Monday afternoon (December 18th) at 2pm to discuss the resignation of City Manager Rob Lyons.

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Council Adlopts Design Guidelines Resolution
Council Adlopts Design Guidelines Resolution

On Thursday night, the Murfreesboro City Council adopted a resolution in support of new Murfreesboro Design Guidelines that provide framework and principles for the aesthetic character of future development.

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New Fire Station, Extension of Northfield, and Tear-Down Room In The Inn
New Fire Station, Extension of Northfield, and Tear-Down Room In The Inn

More changes for Murfreesboro: (1) construction of a new fire station, (2) extend Northfield Boulevard, and (3) tear down the old Room In The Inn building.

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Murfreesboro City Council: Jones Blvd. and Cherry Ln.
Murfreesboro City Council: Jones Blvd. and Cherry Ln.

The Murfreesboro City Council has approved appraisal services for Jones Boulevard improvements and geotechnical exploration services for the Cherry Lane Phase 2 Extension.

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City Council Reviewed
City Council Reviewed "2017 Capital Improvement Plan"

The Murfreesboro City Council reviewed the 2017 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) during Thursday night's (8/17/2017) special meeting.

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'Boro City Council Looks At Oaklands Wetlands Property
'Boro City Council Looks At Oaklands Wetlands Property

Murfreesboro City Councilman Eddie Smotherman reports that the city has reached a contractual agreement with the White family to purchase the wetlands behind Oaklands Mansion.

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Murfreesboro Council Seat to Remain Vacant
Murfreesboro Council Seat to Remain Vacant

The Murfreesboro City Council will remain a six-member body. At their Thursday meeting, members voted down a measure to appoint someone to fill the vacant seat of the late Vice Mayor Doug Young.

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Murfreesboro will annex over 406 acres in Blackman area
Murfreesboro will annex over 406 acres in Blackman area

The Murfreesboro City Council held public hearings Thursday night about annexing 406 acres for the development of West Park and commercial highway construction along nearby roads and annexation of Shores Road right-of-way.

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City Council adopts proposed West Park Master Plan
City Council adopts proposed West Park Master Plan

The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday to approve a proposed Master Plan for development of the West Park on an area known as the McDonald farm property.

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Murfreesboro Residents Speak Out on Rezoning Near Stones River National Battlefield
Murfreesboro Residents Speak Out on Rezoning Near Stones River National Battlefield

City council met Thursday night to discuss possible rezoning along Wilkinson Pike and Greshampark Drive.

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Another Good Year for The Murfreesboro Annual Financial Report
Another Good Year for The Murfreesboro Annual Financial Report

City council heard from Jobe, Hastings & Associates Thursday night with regards to Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for Fiscal Year June 30, 2016.

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City Council Charter Change Resolution
City Council Charter Change Resolution

The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday to adopt a resolution requesting the Tennessee General Assembly pass a Private Act amending the Murfreesboro Charter in order to fill the vacancy left by the late Vice Mayor Doug Young.

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City Council Honors Vice Mayor Doug Young and Discusses Council Vacancies
City Council Honors Vice Mayor Doug Young and Discusses Council Vacancies

In their first meeting of the new year, city council honored Vice Mayor Doug Young's legacy.

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Murfreesboro Looks to Fill Vacant Council Seat
Murfreesboro Looks to Fill Vacant Council Seat

The Murfreesboro City Council soon take up what to do with the vacant seat left after the passing of Vice Mayor Doug Young.

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Daylighting of TOWN CREEK To Begin This Summer
Daylighting of TOWN CREEK To Begin This Summer

Murfreesboro City Council approves daylighting of Town Creek starting this summer (2017)

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A Look Ahead in 2017 for the City of Murfreesboro
A Look Ahead in 2017 for the City of Murfreesboro

City Council met on Thursday night before being off for the holidays.

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Development On-Going: What Will West Park in Murfreesboro Be?
Development On-Going: What Will West Park in Murfreesboro Be?

City Council held a joint meeting with the Parks & Rec Commission Monday night about the future of West Park in Murfreesboro.

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Mayor and Council Praise Murfreesboro Firefighters Assisting in East Tennessee
Mayor and Council Praise Murfreesboro Firefighters Assisting in East Tennessee

City council took time out of their Thursday night meeting to commend the Murfreesboro Fire Department for their efforts in assisting the wildfires in East Tennessee.

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City Council authorizes contract for Athletic Lighting at Richard Siegel Soccer Park
City Council authorizes contract for Athletic Lighting at Richard Siegel Soccer Park

City council met Thursday night to discuss recommendations from the Parks & Recreation department.

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Barfield Road Resident Proposes Greenway Trailhead in Barfield Area
Barfield Road Resident Proposes Greenway Trailhead in Barfield Area

City Council met Thursday night to discuss annexing over 17 acres of land along Barfield Road to which a concerned resident spoke out against it.

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'Boro
'Boro "Food Truck Ordinance" Passes First Reading

The Murfreesboro City Council unanimously adopted a proposed Food Ordinance on First Reading that amends City Code and adds new regulations on food trucks operating within the City limits. The ordinance must still receive approval on Second Reading to be officially adopted.

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Safety Training Facility to be Named After Vice Mayor Doug Young
Safety Training Facility to be Named After Vice Mayor Doug Young

Murfreesboro City Council had a big surprise for Vice Mayor Doug Young Thursday night regarding the Fire & Rescue Training Facility to be built at Franklin Heights in Murfreesboro.

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City Council to Discuss 2017 State Legislative Priorities
City Council to Discuss 2017 State Legislative Priorities

Members of the Murfreesboro City Council will meet with a lobbyist this week concerning legislative priorities for the 2017 Tennessee General Assembly.

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Murfreesboro Residents Speak Out Against TrustPoint Hospital Plan
Murfreesboro Residents Speak Out Against TrustPoint Hospital Plan

City Council held a public hearing Thursday night to discuss the possible expansion of TrustPoint Hospital that will add almost 400 jobs, and was met with some angry residents.

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New Murfreesboro City Council Members Sworn In
New Murfreesboro City Council Members Sworn In

Newly-elected Murfreesboro City Councilmembers Kirt Wade, Bill Shacklett, and Eddie Smotherman were officially sworn-in on Thursday night.

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New City Council Member Has Plans for City Growth
New City Council Member Has Plans for City Growth

City Council brought in a new member Thursday, and we talked with him about his plans for Murfreesboro.

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New Murfreesboro City Council Members to be Sworn In
New Murfreesboro City Council Members to be Sworn In

Veteran Murfreesboro City Councilmen Bill Shacklett and Eddie Smotherman will be sworn-in, along with newly elected council member Kirt Wade this week.

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City Council Honors Ron Washington
City Council Honors Ron Washington

Members of City Council held a celebration for Councilman Ron Washington Thursday night, as he will retire at the end of August.
Washington has served on the council since 1998.

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New Salem Residents Speak Out at City Council
New Salem Residents Speak Out at City Council

City Council held a public hearing Thursday to consider zoning over 70 acres located along New Salem Highway as commercial and residential property, where some residents voiced concerns.

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Former KFC Property to be part of reconstruction towards Town Creek Culverts
Former KFC Property to be part of reconstruction towards Town Creek Culverts

Murfreesboro city council approved purchasing three lots of property at the corner of SE Broad & S Church Street for the purpose of making improvements on the Town Creek Culverts.

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Murfreesboro City Council OK's Solid Waste Strategic Plan Consultant
Murfreesboro City Council OK's Solid Waste Strategic Plan Consultant

In conjunction with Rutherford County Government, The Murfreesboro City Council unanimously approved the selection of Gershman, Brickner and Bratton (GBB) as the strategic plan consultant to develop a 20-year plan for solid waste collection and disposal in Rutherford County.

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Uncontested Race Brings News Face to City Council
Uncontested Race Brings News Face to City Council

Despite an uncontested race for Murfreesboro City Council, there will be a new face on the governing body.

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Election Day is Thursday
Election Day is Thursday

Early voting continues here in Rutherford County, ahead of the August 4th state and federal primary along with city and county general election.

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New Training Facility For Fire and Police Departments approved by City Council
New Training Facility For Fire and Police Departments approved by City Council

The former Franklin Heights housing complex will soon be home to the Fire and Police Departments new training facilities.

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City Council Approves New Bathrooms For Two Murfreesboro Greenways
City Council Approves New Bathrooms For Two Murfreesboro Greenways

The Thompson Lane and Manson Pike Greenway trailheads will be getting new restrooms. NewsRadio WGNS' Dalton Barrett has the story....

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Temporary Change of Venue for Murfreesboro City Council Meetings
Temporary Change of Venue for Murfreesboro City Council Meetings

The Murfreesboro City Council will meet at Patterson Park Community Center and some City Boards and Commissions will conduct meetings in Conference Room 218 on the second floor of City Hall during renovations to Council Chambers, June 17 - July 11, 2016.

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No City Property Tax Increase; Hotel/Motel Tax Nixed
No City Property Tax Increase; Hotel/Motel Tax Nixed

No property tax increase for Murfreesboro residents plus the City Council nixed a proposed hotel/motel tax.

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Former M'boro City Councilmember Found Stabbed to Death in Florida; Husband Confessed
Former M'boro City Councilmember Found Stabbed to Death in Florida; Husband Confessed

The Murfreesboro community is shocked at the fatal stabbing of a former Murfreesboro City Councilmember, allegedly at the hands of her husband and former MTSU history professor.

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Middle Tennessee Electric Will Not Buy Murfreesboro Electric
Middle Tennessee Electric Will Not Buy Murfreesboro Electric

City council met Thursday night to continue discussion about the valuation study of Murfreesboro Electric Department.

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City Is NOT Selling Murfreesboro Electric
City Is NOT Selling Murfreesboro Electric

City Council and the Power Board held a special joint public meeting Thursday night for the purpose of reviewing the Murfreesboro Electric Department valuation study.

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City Council Calls for Action on Murfreesboro Apartment Crime
City Council Calls for Action on Murfreesboro Apartment Crime

At the end of the city council meeting Thursday night, Mayor Shane McFarland announced a call for action against apartment crimes in Murfreesboro.

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City Council Approves Request for Wine in Grocery Stores
City Council Approves Request for Wine in Grocery Stores

City Council met Thursday night and unanimously approved a certificate of compliance for wine to be sold in several Murfreesboro grocery stores beginning July 1st.

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Assistant City Manager Proposes Community Engagement Towards Purchased Franklin Synergy Bank Property
Assistant City Manager Proposes Community Engagement Towards Purchased Franklin Synergy Bank Property

City Council met Thursday night to discuss possible community engagement for downtown development of purchased property from Franklin Synergy Bank.

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City Council Holds Special Meeting about West Side of Murfreesboro
City Council Holds Special Meeting about West Side of Murfreesboro

City council met Thursday night for a special meeting to discuss issues related to the selection and purchase of property for a park on the west side of Murfreesboro.

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City to Hire Cumberland Securities to Consult on Debt Issues
City to Hire Cumberland Securities to Consult on Debt Issues

Assistant City Manager Jim Crumley spoke with Murfreesboro City Council Thursday night about hiring Cumberland Securities to provide Financial Advisory Services on City debt issues.

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City Council Discusses Opportunities for West Side Park
City Council Discusses Opportunities for West Side Park

Murfreesboro City Council met for a special meeting discussing options for building a park on the west side of the city. County Mayor Burgess' 522-acre farm is among the 19 parcels being considered.

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City Manager Proposes Acquisition of Historic Methodist Church from Franklin Synergy Bank
City Manager Proposes Acquisition of Historic Methodist Church from Franklin Synergy Bank

The Murfreesboro city manager is proposing to city council acquisition of the historic First United Methodist Church property from Franklin Synergy Bank.

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City Approves Murfreesboro Sign Ordinance
City Approves Murfreesboro Sign Ordinance

Bringing signs to a sign ordinance. Murfreesboro city council met Thursday night to discuss the proposed city sign ordinance, which brought many sign holding residents who are against it. The signs say, "Murfreesboro Proposers when Local Business Proposers."

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Public Meeting for Murfreesboro Sign Ordinance Deferred
Public Meeting for Murfreesboro Sign Ordinance Deferred

A public meeting was held at the Murfreesboro City Council to determine the regulations for the Murfreesboro Sign Ordinance.

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City Attorney Susan McGannon Says Goodbye
City Attorney Susan McGannon Says Goodbye

At 7:30 pm Thursday night, Susan McGannon sat in the Murfreesboro City Attorney chair one final time.

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City Approves Contract with Craig Tindall as City Attorney
City Approves Contract with Craig Tindall as City Attorney

Murfreesboro City Council met Thursday evening to approve the paperwork for Craig Tindall as the City Attorney.

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MTSU Moving Forward to Acquire Black Cat Cave
MTSU Moving Forward to Acquire Black Cat Cave

"It's rewriting history," says Vice Mayor Doug Young. The City Council met with Angela Jackson, assistant director of the Murfreesboro Parks & Recreation Department, to discuss endorsing the transfer of Black Cat Cave off Memorial Blvd. to Middle Tennessee State University.

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City Council pursuing Craig Tindall for City Attorney
City Council pursuing Craig Tindall for City Attorney

Murfreesboro might have a new City Attorney, but it's still an ongoing process.

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Murfreesboro Resident asks City to Consider an Inventory System for Traffic Signs
Murfreesboro Resident asks City to Consider an Inventory System for Traffic Signs

The Murfreesboro City Council held a public comment meeting Thursday night where one Murfreesboro resident brought up a possible issue with traffic signs.

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City Council: February 12, 2015

City Council began Thursday evening (2/12/15) with a blast from the past. Mr. James Patterson is a member of the Sons of Confederate Soldiers and requested the Council accept a memorial monument donation for a section in the Vine Street Cemetery.

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$30.5 Million Waste Water Treatment Plant approved in Murfreesboro
$30.5 Million Waste Water Treatment Plant approved in Murfreesboro

The $30.5 million expansion project will be funded through debt service on a 20-year fixed loan at 1.4 percent annual interest.

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Council Selects Wiser For Lytle Relocation Design

On Thursday night (1/15/2015) the Murfreesboro City Council approved an amendment to an existing agreement with Wiser Consultants, LLC of Murfreesboro to provide professional design services for relocation of Lytle Street between NW Broad Street and Barker Street.

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City may donate 10 acres for corporate headquarters

The Murfreesboro City Council will consider giving 10 acres of city-owned property to a secret company to build a North American corporate headquarters in the Gateway area and bring 250 jobs here, according to Chamber of Commerce and city officials.

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Newly elected City Councilman Bill Shacklett to be sworn in
Newly elected City Councilman Bill Shacklett to be sworn in

Toby Gilley, who gave up his seat Sept. 1 to serve an a General Sessions Judge, will swear-in the newest Murfreesboro City Council member, Bill Shacklett, during a special ceremony, Thursday, December 4, 2014...

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Bill Shacklett Elected to M'boro City Council
Bill Shacklett Elected to M'boro City Council

Bill Shacklett returns to the Murfreesboro City Council. He defeated two challengers for the vacant seat of former Councilman Toby Gilley, who gave up his seat after winning a General Sessions judgeship.

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Mayor Proclaims
Mayor Proclaims "CHRISTINE HUDDLESTON DAY"

In Thursday night's Murfreesboro City Council Meeting, Mayor Shane McFarland proclaimed this "Christine Huddleston Day".

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Former Cavalry Banking Executive Bill Jones officially announces run for Murfreesboro City Council
Former Cavalry Banking Executive Bill Jones officially announces run for Murfreesboro City Council

Murfreesboro businessman and community leader Bill Jones announced today he is a candidate for the Murfreesboro City Council seat vacated by Rutherford County General Sessions Judge Toby Gilley.

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POLITICS: More names in the hat for the Murfreesboro City Council Race
POLITICS: More names in the hat for the Murfreesboro City Council Race

Juanita Thouin, who lives on Saint Andrews Drive in Murfreesboro, has announced her intention to run for the Murfreesboro City Council seat recently vacated by Toby Gilley.

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Bill Shacklett, owner of Shacklett's Photography, Announces his run for Murfreesboro City Council
Bill Shacklett, owner of Shacklett's Photography, Announces his run for Murfreesboro City Council

Local businessman, Bill Shacklett, owner of Shacklett's Photography is announcing his candidacy for the Murfreesboro City Council seat vacated by Toby Gilley...

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Councilman Toby Gilley honored at Murfreesboro meeting Wednesday night
Councilman Toby Gilley honored at Murfreesboro meeting Wednesday night

"It's a lot of business that you've helped the Planning staff conduct," Lamb reminded Gilley. "Toby, I'll say this, you've done a tremendous job with us"

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Murfreesboro City Councilman to Resign Sept. 1, 2014
Murfreesboro City Councilman to Resign Sept. 1, 2014

The City Attorney has written a letter to the City Council on filling the vacancy of City Council member Toby Gilley...

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Want to speak at the next Murfreesboro City Council Meeting? You can!
Want to speak at the next Murfreesboro City Council Meeting? You can!

Persons wishing to speak should call the Mayor’s office...

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M'boro Leaders Consider Pay Hikes

The Murfreesboro City Council will meet tonight (Thursday) to take up pay raises for some employees and will hear from the public on their proposed 127-million plus dollar budget. 

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Murfreesboro has a NEW Mayor, as of 6PM Thursday Night
Murfreesboro has a NEW Mayor, as of 6PM Thursday Night

Murfreesboro now has a new Mayor. Judge Don Ash swore in Councilman Shane McFarland and then introduced him with his new title…

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M'boro Mayor & Council Swearing In This Week
M'boro Mayor & Council Swearing In This Week

The swearing in of a brand new Murfreesboro Mayor and Council is coming up this week. Murfreesboro City councilman Doug Young who won a re-election vote on April 15th told WGNS...

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Rick LaLance Elected to City Council Along with Incumbents Doug Young & Madelyn Scales Harris
Rick LaLance Elected to City Council Along with Incumbents Doug Young & Madelyn Scales Harris

There will be a new Murfreesboro City Councilman. Rick LaLance received the most votes of any of the council candidates seeking the office. LaLance received 24.6% of the vote (4,962). He was followed by incumbent Doug Young with 21.9% (4,420) and incumbent Madelyn Scales Harris with 19.3% (3,893). 

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Murfreesboro School Board and City Council Forum Presented by NAACP and the Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta

This is an opportune time for the citizens of Murfreesboro to come out and ask questions, voice their concerns, and discuss resolutions regarding the city of Murfreesboro.

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Murfreesboro School Board and City Council Forum Presented by NAACP and the Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta

This is an opportune time for the citizens of Murfreesboro to come out and ask questions, voice their concerns, and discuss resolutions regarding the city of Murfreesboro.

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New Bills in Tennessee Dealing with Annexation into City Limits - This is a Cry that has been heard in the Blackman Community in the Past
New Bills in Tennessee Dealing with Annexation into City Limits - This is a Cry that has been heard in the Blackman Community in the Past

Certain areas of the Blackman community have been the topic of recent conversations regarding annexation into Murfreesboro City Limits. 

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Political News Wave Continues: Murfreesboro Councilman to Seek General Sessions Judge Seat
Political News Wave Continues: Murfreesboro Councilman to Seek General Sessions Judge Seat
Murfreesboro attorney and City Councilman Toby Gilley announced today that he will seek the Republican Party’s nomination for General Sessions Judge, Part III, during the May 6, 2014 Rutherford County primary.
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Other Murfreesboro City Council Actions: re-zoning and annexation requests, police, fire and airport proposals
Although much of Thursday night's (7/25/2013) Murfreesboro City Council agenda included major expansions and renovations for the parks, there were re-zoning and annexation requests, police, fire and airport proposals.
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Commission Honors Spring Fling Winners, Council Keeps It Brief
Largely obligatory meetings of both the Rutherford County Commission as well as the Murfreesboro City Council on Thursday, June 13th, with the council meeting lasting only 12 minutes on a thin agenda...
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Large New City Parks, Pay Raises, New Buses, New Police Cars and a New MTSU Building in the the Murfreesboro Budget?
Some of the other key items include a 3.5% pay increase for full time city employees and a $1-million contribution to MTSU for their new $140-million Science Building.
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