Murfreesboro City Council

Murfreesboro City Council Approves $267,000 Contract to Design Pedestrian Bridge Over Broad Street and TDOT Awards Funding to Build $1.7 Million Bridge

Jan 12, 2024 at 10:48 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro City Council made a significant decision on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2024, by voting to authorize a professional services contract worth.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council Gathers for Decisive Workshop

Dec 13, 2023 at 04:21 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO,  TENN  - Murfreesboro City Council is set to convene in a Regular Workshop meeting on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2023, at the Municipal Airport Business Center.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council Greenlights Butler Drive Realignment for Buc-ee’s Convenience Store Project

Dec 07, 2023 at 09:06 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - In a determining move on Thursday night, the Murfreesboro City Council granted approval for the construction agreement with Moody Excavating, LLC, m.... Read More

Murfreesboro Council Oks Murfreesboro Airport application for Control Tower

Sep 22, 2023 at 01:35 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro City Council gave approval Thursday, September 21, 2023, for the Municipal Airport to submit application to participate in th.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council to Hold Workshop Meeting on Thursday

Sep 13, 2023 at 04:31 pm by WGNS News

The Murfreesboro City Council will hold a Regular Workshop meeting on Thursday, September 14, 2023 at 11:30 AM at the Murfreesboro Municipal Airport Business Center Community.... Read More

New Murfreesboro Policy for “Public Comment” at All Public Meetings - In Response to State Statute

Jul 11, 2023 at 04:33 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — In response to requirements established in Chapter 300 of the Tennessee Public Acts of 2023, the Murfreesboro City Council has adopted a new.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council approves Solid Waste Fee Adjustment

Jun 19, 2023 at 02:34 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday, May 18, 2023, to support continued adjustments in the Solid Waste Fee Structure toward a.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council Hearing On FY 24 Budget

May 19, 2023 at 12:52 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Murfreesboro City Council's proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2024 goes into effect July 1, 2023 - June 30, 2024. Council will conduct a Public Hearing.... Read More

Murfreesboro Vice Mayor Bill Shacklett is our Guest on this Wednesday Morning Action Line

May 10, 2023 at 09:00 am by WGNS News

Today, WGNS was joined in studion by Murfreesboro Vice Mayor Bill Shacklett from the Murfreesboro City Council. He discussed with host Scott Walker the continued growth we are.... Read More

A new neighborhood hospital to open in the Blackman area this March - Listen to today's podcast for a discussion about the new hospital and more

Jan 10, 2023 at 12:04 pm by WGNS News

Today on the show, WGNS' Scott Walker interviews Gordon B. Ferguson, President & CEO of Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital and Brittney Urso, the new Westlawn Hosp.... Read More

Council Oks Design Contract for WastAway biogas facility solid waste solution

Jan 05, 2023 at 08:32 pm by WGNS News

  Above: A four-minute video on the Project Agreement in Murfreesboro. MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro City Council Thursday (Jan. 5) approve.... Read More

Resident Informs City of Murfreesboro He Wants to Speak Before Council About Homeless Encampment

Jan 04, 2023 at 08:04 pm by WGNS News

(MURFREESBORO, TN) A local resident has sent emails to the City of Murfreesboro requesting permission to speak before the City Council about what he calls a “bumcamp&rdq.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council approves appointments to Community Investment Trust Board of Trustees

Nov 18, 2022 at 11:25 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro City Council Thursday (Nov. 17) approved appointments to the Board of Trustees of the Community Investment Trust. The Tr.... Read More

Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Westlawn Hosting Hiring Event

Oct 19, 2022 at 10:30 am by WGNS News

(MURFREESBORO, Tenn.) Job seekers are encouraged to explore opportunities with the new Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Westlawn hospital. The new location makes for Ten.... Read More

Early Voting Starts this Friday in Rutherford County and Throughout the State of Tennessee

Jul 11, 2022 at 03:27 pm by WGNS

Tennessee’s generous early voting period for the Aug. 4 State and Federal Primary & State and County General Election begins this Friday, July 15, and runs Monday to.... Read More

Listen to the Murfreesboro City Council Political Forum, which previously aired "LIVE" on Friday, July 8, 2022

Jul 08, 2022 at 07:16 am by WGNS

NOTE: Early Voting is July 15 thru July 30, 2022. Election Day on August 4, 2022. Listen to the entire forum above.  Guest (Candidates): (Incumbent) Madelyn Scales Harri.... Read More

Construction Milestone for Tennessee's First Neighborhood Hospital

Jun 02, 2022 at 10:28 am by WGNS

Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford is hosting a "topping out" ceremony on Friday to celebrate as the final steel beam is raised to the top of Tennessee’s first neighborho.... Read More

Campaign Announcement: Austin Maxwell for Murfreesboro City Council

May 17, 2022 at 07:07 am by WGNS

(Murfreesboro, TN) Rutherford County Republican Party Chairman Austin Maxwell announced this week that he will be seeking one of the three Murfreesboro City Council seats duri.... Read More

Vanderbilt Medical Center ready to move forward with 42-bed Blackman hospital - Veterans Pkwy. / I-840 becoming a mini medical corridor

May 11, 2022 at 02:46 pm by WGNS

(Rutherford County, Tenn.) - The Blackman area along Veterans Parkway near I-840 is quickly becoming a smaller version of Medical Center Parkway or a mini medical corridor. La.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council: Shacklett, Wade & Wright Winners

Aug 07, 2020 at 12:48 am by WGNS

Eight-year Murfreesboro City Councilman Eddie Smotherman was unsuccessful in his bid for a third term, as Shawn Wright captured one of three seats. Councilman Bill Shacklett.... Read More