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City of Clarksville Opioid Task Force to merge with Allies For Substance Abuse Prevention of Montgomery County

 

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City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – The Mayor’s Opioid Task Force, a group formed last year to to help the City of Clarksville develop a coordinated local response to the opioid crisis, will merge into a larger countywide group, Allies For Substance Abuse Prevention of Montgomery County, or ASAP.

“This is a broad problem that affects our entire community, so we think it’s best to merge forces and create the broadest possible group to battle the opioid crisis and other substance abuse issues,” Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts said.

Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts, "Unifying community to fight this epidemic is best approach."

Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts, “Unifying community to fight this epidemic is best approach.”

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City of Clarksville releases Warming Shelters Update

 

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Clarksville Agencies prepare for expected cold snap

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – With temperature expected to plunge into the 20s Saturday night, social service agencies are focusing on emergency shelter for people in need.

Manna Café Ministries and New Providence United Methodist Church have partnered to open an emergency warming center at 1317 Fort Campbell Boulevard. The shelter will open at 4:00pm Saturday and remain open until Tuesday morning.

Manna Cafe, New Providence United Methodist Church warming shelter to open.

Manna Cafe, New Providence United Methodist Church warming shelter to open.

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Clarksville Warming Shelters prepare for Cold Weather

 

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City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – With colder weather forecast for the Clarksville area, social service agencies are focusing on emergency shelter solutions for homeless people in need.

The Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Action Agency offers short-term daytime shelter, homeless services and counseling referrals at its Old Firehouse Day Shelter, 1498 Golf Club Lane, Clarksville.

Cold puts focus on homeless services. Room in the Inn, Salvation Army gear up to meet need.

Cold puts focus on homeless services. Room in the Inn, Salvation Army gear up to meet need.

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Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan forms Opioid Task Force

 

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City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan is forming an Opioid Task Force to help the City develop a coordinated local response to the opioid crisis gripping America.

The Mayor’s Opioid Task Force is charged with advising the Mayor of Clarksville on a coordinated plan to reduce opioid abuse, dependence and overdose in Clarksville and to draft a report of findings and recommendations for action.

Citizens group will monitor lawsuit against drug makers and advise City of Clarksville on steps to reduce abuse and overdoses.

Citizens group will monitor lawsuit against drug makers and advise City of Clarksville on steps to reduce abuse and overdoses.

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CDE Lightband Employees Raise Funds to Benefit Electric Assistance Program

 

Clarksville Department of Electricity - CDE - CDE LightbandClarksville, TN – CDE Lightband employees recently participated in an Olympic themed fundraiser. The two-week event concluded with employees raising $1,066.70 for Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Action’s Project Help initiative.

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City of Clarksville issues update on Roads and Services

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – As of noon today, all of the City of Clarskville’s major roads should be cleared. The Street Department is now able to focus on the residential areas and they should be cleared by tomorrow afternoon.

In addition to every available piece of equipment the City had on hand, four additional road graders were rented to help clear the ice and snow.

Clarksville Street Department has cleared all major roads. They are now focusing on residential areas.

Clarksville Street Department has cleared all major roads. They are now focusing on residential areas.

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Clarksville Montgomery County Community Action Agency now taking Weatherization Assistance Program applications

 

Clarksville Montgomery County Community Action AgencyClarksville, TN – The Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Action Agency is currently taking applications for the Weatherization Assistance Program. This program is designed to assist low-income households with insulation, air sealing, window and door repairs and consumer education. «Read the rest of this article»

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City of Clarksville prepared to provide Emergency Shelter if needed

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Weather predictions for the next several nights indicate that the temperature will be below freezing. In anticipation of the impending frigid temperatures, the City of Clarksville is making plans to assist the homeless in finding shelter.

“As we’ve discussed over the past couple of months, we are in constant communication with our community partners who provide assistance to the homeless in our community,” said Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Action Agency offers the Commodity Distribution

 

Clarksville Montgomery County Community Action AgencyClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Montgomery County Community Action Agency will offer the Commodity Distribution from 8:30am to 12:00pm, on Friday, September 26th, 2014, at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1410 Golf Club Lane, Clarksville, TN. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Action Agency offers assistance to low income citizens

 

Clarksville Montgomery County Community Action AgencyClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Montgomery County Community Action Agency is still taking applications for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

Please pick up an application at Community Action Agency which is located at 150 Lafayette Road or download an application at www.cmccaa.com . «Read the rest of this article»

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