Eric Holl

Responsive government in action: Safety concerns near Clifton Hills Elementary addressed with new stop signs

Swift action taken after concerns raised by teacher and community members. Chattanooga, Tenn. (February 13, 2024) – The Chattanooga Department of Public Works has put in place a new 4-way stop at East 32nd Street and Clio Avenue in response to citizen concerns about public safety at the intersection. Last month, community members brought long-standing …

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Mayor Kelly proclaims February 12th ‘Larry Taylor Day’

Mayor Kelly has proclaimed today, February 12th, as ‘Larry Taylor Day.’ Chattanooga, Tenn. (February 12, 2024) – Capt. Taylor was laid to rest last week in Chattanooga National Cemetery. Today, February 12th, 2024, would have been his 82nd birthday.  Read the proclamation here. ###

Accra, Capital of Ghana, to be Chattanooga’s First African Sister City

Announcement comes after Accra was featured in NFL Super Bowl Commercial seen by 100+ Million Americans. Chattanooga, Tenn. (February 12, 2024) – Today Mayor Tim Kelly announced that Accra, the capital city of Ghana, has agreed to become Chattanooga’s first sister city located on the continent of Africa.  The relationship has been in the works …

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Chattanooga Rises 26 Spots in Milken “Best-Performing Cities” Ranking

Ranking of 46 is the highest in at least 12 years, driven by strong economic growth and progress on affordable housing and broadband access. Chattanooga, Tenn. (February 7, 2024) – Today Mayor Tim Kelly announced that Chattanooga rose 26 places in the latest Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities rankings, moving up to 46 from 72, placing …

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