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Clarksville City Council passes 2022 Budget, Transportation 2020+ plan

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – In a reversal of a previous vote, the Clarksville City Council voted 8-5 Wednesday to approve Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts’ proposed 2022 budget that funds the first phase of a comprehensive long-range transportation and road improvement strategy.

“Transportation 2020+ — Priority Decisions for Today, Tomorrow and Beyond” was presented to the City Council in February after 18 months of analysis and planning by an internal study team.

2022 Clarksville Budget includes 20-cent Tax Increase for Roads

2022 Clarksville Budget includes 20-cent Tax Increase for Roads

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Clarksville dedicates Ajax Turner Senior Citizens Center addition

 

City-funded expansion adds meeting rooms, offices

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – City of Clarksville officials dedicated Wednesday a major expansion of the Ajax Turner Senior Citizens Center, which will provide more space for programs and services for the center’s growing number of seniors who drop in for meals, activities, classes and recreation.

“This is a great day. This beautiful facility will help more of Clarksville’s senior citizens live healthier, more active and more interesting lives,” Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan said. “This shows we are extending Clarksville’s prosperity into all corners of our community, and ensuring quality of life improvements for all of our citizens.”

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan cuts a ribbon Wednesday to dedicate the new 17,000 square foot addition to the Ajax Turner Senior Citizens.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan cuts a ribbon Wednesday to dedicate the new 17,000 square foot addition to the Ajax Turner Senior Citizens.

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Clarksville’s Ajax Turner Senior Citizens Center addition 60% complete

 

$2.7 million addition scheduled to open in July

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Work continues on a $2.7 million addition to the Ajax Turner Senior Citizens Center, which will provide improved quality of life for more Clarksville residents.

The new 14,600 square foot, two-story structure will provide more space for programs and services for the center’s growing number of seniors who drop in for meals, activities, classes and recreation.

The precast subfloor was installed in late January for the 14,600 square foot addition to Ajax Turner Senior Center. The $2.7 million project is expected to be completed in July.

The precast subfloor was installed in late January for the 14,600 square foot addition to Ajax Turner Senior Center. The $2.7 million project is expected to be completed in July.

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Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan, Ajax Turner supporters break ground for Senior Center Expansion

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville officials set the stage Monday for improved quality of life for more Clarksville residents, breaking ground on an addition to the Ajax Turner Senior Citizens Center.

The new 14,600 square foot, two-story structure will provide more space for programs and services for the center’s growing number of seniors who drop in for meals, activities, classes and recreation.

AJAX-Turner Senior Citizens Center

AJAX-Turner Senior Citizens Center

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City of Clarksville announces Groundbreaking Ceremony for AJAX-Turner Senior Citizens Center expansion

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan is inviting members of the media and the public to attend a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the commencement of a major expansion of the AJAX-Turner Citizens Center, located at 953 Clarks Street, on Monday, August 22nd, 2016 at 10:00am.

AJAX-Turner Senior Citizens Center

AJAX-Turner Senior Citizens Center

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Disabled American Veterans (DAV) announces new Chapter Services Officer for Public Relations

 

Disabled American Veterans (DAV)Clarksville, TN – The Hardy Shelby Chapter 45 of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) has named Leo Clay as new Chapter Service Officer in charge of public relations for the region.

In his new role, Clay, a Vietnam Veteran and Clarksville resident, enrolls veterans into the VA for help with claims against military incidents such as PTSD, Agent Orange, and other disabilities.

DAV's new Chapter Service Officer for Public Relations Leo Clay.

DAV’s new Chapter Service Officer for Public Relations Leo Clay.

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APSU’s Barry Jones shares community’s hopes and dreams with new art project

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Barry Jones, Austin Peay State University associate professor of art, sat at his desk in a small basement studio off First Street in downtown Clarksville. The room was dark because of the rain outside.

It tapped softly against the windows while Jones rubbed his hand through his beard. He seemed as if he could use a cup of coffee or something with a bit of caffeine. His eyes, usually gleaming with a quiet happiness, were red from staring at a computer screen on this dreary afternoon.

Barry Jones, APSU associate professor of art, works on his new “Common Hope” project. (Photo by Beth Liggett/APSU)

Barry Jones, APSU associate professor of art, works on his new “Common Hope” project. (Photo by Beth Liggett/APSU)

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Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability in Clarksville next week

 

Legislation regarding uninsured motorists clears first hurdle

Tennessee State Representative - District 67Nashville, TN – Tennessee State Representative Joe Pitts (D-Clarksville) filed House Bill 0431 (Senate Bill 0251), an important piece of legislation which would increase the penalty for driving without liability insurance.

The proposal would enhance the penalty from a Class C misdemeanor (punishable by a $100.00 fine) to a Class A misdemeanor (punishable by up to 11 months 29 days in jail and a fine of up to $2,500) when the offender is at fault for an accident resulting in bodily injury or death due to criminal negligence.

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