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City of Clarksville, Clarksville Police urge Residents to “Park Smart,” Shop Safely

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts and Clarksville Police are calling on residents to take steps to prevent vehicle break-ins and home burglaries as the holiday shopping season approaches.

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Tennessee Athletic Coaches Association Commits to Hold Tennessee East-West All-Star Classic in Clarksville for 4 Years

 

Visit Clarksville TennesseeClarksville, TN – Officials with the Tennessee Athletic Coaches Association (T.A.C.A) and Visit Clarksville have signed a new four-year contract to stage the annual Tennessee East-West All-Star Classic at Fortera Stadium on the campus of Austin Peay State University in Clarksville. The game has been played at the home of the Governors for the past two years, and the new contract solidifies the presence of the contest in Clarksville through the 2023 season.

Play at the 2018 East-West All-Star Classic at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville. (David Smith)

Play at the 2018 East-West All-Star Classic at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville. (David Smith)

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Clarksville Street Department reports Highway 41A Construction underway

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Street Department announced today that portions of U.S. Highway 41A, north of the Red River Bridge, are under construction in preparation for paving later this month.

Citizens are urged to use caution when traveling from the Red River Bridge to Hermitage Drive along New Providence Boulevard for the next several weeks.

The Clarksville Street Department announced today that portions of U.S. Highway 41A Bypass are under construction in preparation for paving later this month.. Citizens are urged to use caution when traveling from the Red River Bridge to Hermitage Drive along New Providence Boulevard for the next several weeks.

The Clarksville Street Department announced today that portions of U.S. Highway 41A Bypass are under construction in preparation for paving later this month.. Citizens are urged to use caution when traveling from the Red River Bridge to Hermitage Drive along New Providence Boulevard for the next several weeks.

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APSU’s Industry Summit provides path for region’s future

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Every year, around 40,000 people leave places like Chicago, Atlanta and Miami for a new life in Nashville, but after they reach Tennessee’s state capitol, they often head another 40 miles north.

Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty delivers the keynote address. (APSU)

Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty delivers the keynote address. (APSU)

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Clarksville Transit System adding Buses, Vans to Fleet

 

Tennessee Department of Transportation Awards Grant for Accessible Vans

Clarksville Transit System - CTSClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Transit System (CTS) is growing its fleet, recently adding four new paratransit vans and three heavy-duty buses.

CTS was awarded a competitive grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation to fund the new accessible paratransit vans earlier in September.

(L to R) Paul Nelson, interim Clarksville Transit System director; and Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts stand next to one of three heavy-duty buses that have been added to the CTS fleet.

(L to R) Paul Nelson, interim Clarksville Transit System director; and Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts stand next to one of three heavy-duty buses that have been added to the CTS fleet.

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City of Clarksville announces Trees to be planted on Franklin Street, Sunday

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation and Clarksville Street Department workers will gather at 7:00am Sunday, October 6th, 2019 to begin planting 15 new trees and adding 10 new planters along the 100 block of Franklin Street in Downtown Clarksville.

Trees will be planted along the 100 block of Franklin Street in Downtown Clarksville beginning at 7:00am Sunday, October 6th, 2019.

Trees will be planted along the 100 block of Franklin Street in Downtown Clarksville beginning at 7:00am Sunday, October 6th, 2019.

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Northwest High School Celebrates Semicentennial Anniversary

 

Clarksville Montgomery County School System (CMCSS)Clarksville, TN – This year marks the 50th year of Northwest High School (NWHS) in Clarksville, Tennessee. Built in 1970 with its first graduating class in 1971, the school hosted tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade students with a capacity of 1,200 students. The first principal was Peter Kyriakos.

A 1980’s aerial view of Northwest High School (NWHS), in which a gym and classrooms as well as the “400” or “vo-tech” building had been added from the original structure. In 2014, a $17 million renovation was completed which added an auxiliary gym, a theatre, administrative wing, kitchen and indoor corridor to connect the 400 Building. (CMCSS Operations)

A 1980’s aerial view of Northwest High School (NWHS), in which a gym and classrooms as well as the “400” or “vo-tech” building had been added from the original structure. In 2014, a $17 million renovation was completed which added an auxiliary gym, a theatre, administrative wing, kitchen and indoor corridor to connect the 400 Building. (CMCSS Operations)

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Austin Peay State University’s PELP students bring in local leaders for Poli-Talk

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) sophomore Phoenix Tarpy began her college career believing Clarksville-Montgomery County’s elected leaders were inaccessible. Why, she thought, would they be interested in talking with college students?

Poli-Talk – a panel discussion on local politics hosted by APSU’s President’s Emerging Leaders Program (PELP)

Poli-Talk – a panel discussion on local politics hosted by APSU’s President’s Emerging Leaders Program (PELP)

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Clarksville Police Department now fully deploying Body Worn Cameras

 

Clarksville Chief of Police and 290 Officers now using Body Worn Cameras

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department has reached full deployment of its body-worn camera program.

All 291 sworn law enforcement officers, including the Chief of Police, are using the body worn cameras during law enforcement-related interactions with the public. Some administrative staff positions that do not have daily public interaction will not be issued BWCs.

The Clarksville Police Department remained on track with its implementation program since the receipt of a federal grant and matching City funding in 2017.

Clarksville Police Officer Victoria Crosby wears a body-worn camera in the middle of her torso. The camera joins an array of other equipment and tools mounted on her uniform. (CPD)

Clarksville Police Officer Victoria Crosby wears a body-worn camera in the middle of her torso. The camera joins an array of other equipment and tools mounted on her uniform. (CPD)

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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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