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Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts makes changes to Budget Proposal

 

New plan eliminates Tax Increase, Transportation 2020+

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts will ask the City Council to consider a new proposed 2022 City Budget during special called meetings on Monday and Wednesday.

The Council approved the Mayor’s original proposed budget — which called for a 20-cent tax increase to fund a comprehensive Transportation 2020+ Strategy — on a 7-3-1 vote on first reading June 17th, but then rejected it 6-7 on a second and final vote June 22nd.

Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts

Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s 50 Plus Games set for May 11th-16th

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registration for the 50 plus games for adults 50 and up from now until May 4th, 2020.

This year’s events will be May 11th-16th at venues across Clarksville, including Crow Recreation Center, Swan Lake Sports Complex, Pinnacle Family Entertainment Center, Austin Peay State University Foy Center, Ajax Turner Senior Center, D&D Black Light Mini Golf and Rossview High School track.

Clarksville Parks and Recreation's 50 Plus Games return May 11th-16th. Active adults should register before April 17th for discount. «Read the rest of this article»

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City of Clarksville earns high marks in audit

 

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City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Independent external auditors have issued a clean bill of health for the financial statements of the City of Clarksville.

Crosslin PLLC, Nashville, completed and issued its audit in December after reviewing the financial statements of the City of Clarksville for the year ended June 30th, 2018.

Crosslin issues ‘unmodified report,’ with no findings for City of Clarksville.

Crosslin issues ‘unmodified report,’ with no findings for City of Clarksville.

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Clarksville’s Ajax Turner Senior Center opens new Thrift Store

 

City of Clarksville funded expansion provides space for The Shoppe

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan and Ajax Turner Senior Center officials on Friday dedicated The Shoppe, a thrift store that offers high-quality donated and consigned clothing and household goods to center patrons and the public.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan cuts a ribbon Friday to dedicate The Shoppe, a new thrift store at the Ajax Turner Senior Citizens.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan cuts a ribbon Friday to dedicate The Shoppe, a new thrift store at the Ajax Turner Senior Citizens.

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Hands on Clarksville Awarded National September 11th Day of Service Grant to continue Serve to Remember Program

 

Success of first-year effort receives National Recognition

Hands On ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) announced today that Hands On Nashville’s Hands On Clarksville program has been awarded a $25,000 September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance 10th Anniversary Challenge grant. With these funds, Hands On Clarksville’s 9/11 program, called Serve to Remember, will be supported through 2014.

Hands On Clarksville’s service effort was selected because it connected 890 volunteers with diverse community-enhancing projects between September 1st and 11th, 2011. That’s 48 percent more volunteers than organizers initially anticipated. «Read the rest of this article»

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Hands on Clarksville observes the September 11th National Day of Service and Rememberance

 

Opportunities for Volunteers and Service Agencies to Participate

Hands On ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – September 11th, 2011 is the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that forever changed the United States and its people.  It’s designated as the National Day of Service and Remembrance.

To bring Americans together in the same spirit of compassion, unity and service as so many had after 9/11, Hands On Clarksville is coordinating Serve to Remember, an event that offers a variety of volunteer activities between September 1st and 11th.  «Read the rest of this article»

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Walking Event to Kick Off Mayor’s Fitness Council

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan will lead a group of residents on her first “Walks with the Mayor” at 1:30pm Tuesday, May 17th from the Ajax Turner Senior Center, 953 Clark Street. The monthly walks will be part of the Mayor’s Fitness Council that will be established to promote healthier lifestyles and choices among people in the community. «Read the rest of this article»

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Winter weather wreaks havoc on area

 

Ice & Snow Take It SlowClarksville, TN – Winter continues its assault on Clarksville-Montgomery County with another round of snowy weather. A fresh snowfall blanked the city creating treacherous driving conditions causing vehicles to skid out of control creating a slew of accidents and tying up area Police and EMS workers. Motorists are advised to get home as safely as possible, and stay there until the road conditions improve. School and business closings are already pouring in. Keep checking in to stay up to date on the latest developments.

To publicize your closing or delay, call 931-920-0043 or email .

CFD responds to a reported fire on Hawkins Road.

CFD responds to a reported fire on Hawkins Road.

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CGW Bio-diesel Processing System Announcement

 

Bio-diesel Processing System housed at the Wastewater Treatment Plant

A Bio-diesel Processing system was purchased through a CMAQ grant from FHWA at 100% federal funding. Pat Hickey, General Manager of Clarksville Gas and Water, has housed it at the Wastewater Treatment Plant under the direction of Mike Gray, Assistant Plant Manager.

The system will convert used restaurant and household vegetable oil into biodiesel fuel which will be used to operate public transit vehicles and other local government vehicles. This initiative will bring about cleaner air, less oil and grease in our sewer lines and lower fuel costs. Currently Gas and Water has agreements with 12 businesses in Clarksville to collect their used cooking oil. The following businesses are currently participating in the program: «Read the rest of this article»

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AARP to host Health Center CEO

 

The Clarksville Montgomery County Chapter of AARP will meet Tuesday, October 14, at 10 a.m. at Hilldale United Methodist Church on Madison Street. The featured speaker for the day will be Jeff McKissack, CEO of the Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Centers, which operates a special health clinic at Phillips Square, 230 Dover Road. Joe Pitts, State Representative for House District 68, will attend and introduce Mr. McKissack. «Read the rest of this article»

 



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