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Senator Bill Powers calls for Aggressive Action to address Asion Carp Invasion in Tennessee Waterways

 

State of TennesseeNashville, TN – Tennessee Senator Bill Powers (R-Clarksville) is pushing passage of a resolution calling for the Tennessee Valley Authority, U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, and other federal authorities to join Tennessee in “aggressively addressing the Asian carp invasion in Tennessee waterways.”

Senate Joint Resolution 723, co-sponsored by Powers, recognizes the urgency of the infiltration of the invasive fish into Tennessee’s rivers and lakes, the negative effects on the state’s ecosystem, and the disastrous economic consequences to the state if the problem accelerates further.

District 22 Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers.

District 22 Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers.

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Clarksville-Montgomery County to get New, Larger Driver Service Center

 

Montgomery County Government TennesseeMontgomery County, TN – Local and state government officials met in Nashville today to put a plan into action for a new and larger Driver Service Center in Clarksville-Montgomery County.

State Representative Curtis Johnson and Jason Hodges have led the effort to bring a bigger and better center to Clarksville. The project is fully supported by state Senator Bill Powers, Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett and Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts.

New Driver Service Center coming to Clarksville-Montgomery County.

New Driver Service Center coming to Clarksville-Montgomery County.

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Senator Bill Powers of Clarksville to serve on Veterans’ Caucus in Tennessee General Assembly

 

State of TennesseeNashville, TN – Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers (R-Clarksville) will serve as a member of the Veterans’ Caucus in the Tennessee General Assembly. The Caucus advocates for issues of importance to veterans.

The announcement was made in Nashville on Friday as lawmakers get ready to convene the 2020 legislative session January 14th, 2020.

“We need to be proactive on all matters that concern our veterans,” said Senator Powers.

District 22 Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers.

District 22 Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers.

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Montgomery County, Clarksville Legislative Liaison Committees Present Agenda to State Representatives

 

Montgomery County Government TennesseeMontgomery County, TN – Montgomery County and the City of Clarksville Legislative Liaison Committees jointly presented Clarksville and Montgomery County’s Legislative Agenda list to state representatives at a reception on Tuesday, September 24th, 2019.

This was the first time the County and City have presented their agendas together.

(L to R) Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts, District 74 Rep. Jay Reedy, District 68 Rep. Curtis Johnson, District 67 Rep. Jason Hodges, District 22 State Sen. Bill Powers and Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett.

(L to R) Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts, District 74 Rep. Jay Reedy, District 68 Rep. Curtis Johnson, District 67 Rep. Jason Hodges, District 22 State Sen. Bill Powers and Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett.

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City of Clarksville, Montgomery County to present wish lists to State Lawmakers

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – From seeking a Military Affairs Commission to calling for progress on a truckload of important road projects, City Council members are ready to present their list of legislative priorities to lawmakers who represent Clarksville and Montgomery County in the Tennessee General Assembly.

City of Clarksville, Montgomery County to present wish lists to State Lawmakers

City of Clarksville, Montgomery County to present wish lists to State Lawmakers

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Visit Clarksville Board of Directors Names Officers

 

Visit Clarksville TennesseeClarksville, TN – The Visit Clarksville board of directors announces that Kyle Luther, senior vice president of commercial lending at First Advantage Bank, will serve as chairman of its board of directors for the 2019-20 year which began July 1st, 2019.

Luther is a native Clarksvillian and graduate of Austin Peay State University. He is an active member of the Clarksville Kiwanis and has worked in banking for 20 years. Luther is married with two children.

Kyle Luther and Ginna Holleman

Kyle Luther and Ginna Holleman

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Clarksville City Council elects Gary Norris for Ward 11 Council seat

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – On Thursday, June 13th, 2019, the Clarksville City Council voted for Gary Norris, a long-time resident of Clarksville who has served in several community leadership positions, to fill the vacant Ward 11 seat on the Council.

Gary Norris is congratulated by Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts on being elected Clarksville City Council Councilman for Ward 11.

Gary Norris is congratulated by Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts on being elected Clarksville City Council Councilman for Ward 11.

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Clarksville City Council Committee starts work on legislative agenda

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Input from citizens about issues and priorities the City of Clarksville and Montgomery County should recommend to local members of the Tennessee General Assembly is wanted by the City Council ad-hoc committee.

City of Clarksville, Montgomery County to present unified list of Statehouse priorities.

City of Clarksville, Montgomery County to present unified list of Statehouse priorities.

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District 22 Tennessee Senator elect Bill Powers resigns City Council seat

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – On April 23rd, 2019, Bill Powers was elected District 22 Tennessee State Senator and then sworn in two days later. Powers has resigned his Ward 11 City Council seat.

“I am informing the City of my intentions to resign effective noon on May 1st, 2019,” Powers said Wednesday.

District 22 Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers.

District 22 Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers.

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Joe Pitts sworn in as City of Clarksville Mayor

 

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City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – City of Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts took the Oath of Office on Wednesday, telling a standing room only crowd at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center that it was “time to turn the page and move the city forward, together.”

Judge Tim Barnes, juvenile court judge with General Sessions jurisdiction in Montgomery County, administered the oath to Pitts, who then swore in three new City Council members and one incumbent member.

City of Clarksville's new mayor Joe Pitts was sworn in Wednesday.

City of Clarksville’s new mayor Joe Pitts was sworn in Wednesday.

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