Clarksville, TN – The Clarksville City Council met in its usual first Thursday of the month regular voting session on May 2nd, 2013. The agenda was one of the lightest I believe I have seen in 6 ½ years of being on the council.
More and more often some of our assigned council committees do not to meet on any regular schedule. A normal schedule would be once a month.
However, there were a couple agenda items that may be of interest to readers. «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville, TN – The Clarksville City Council met in its usual first Thursday of the month session on March 7th. It was a long meeting lasting until 11:00pm. Here is Part I on the results of some important decisions.
Ordinance 73 (Councilman Burkhart Rezoning Request) – This was the second time this request has come before the council as the initial review was denied by the council last year. The main issue and reason for that denial was the property is next to Trenton Road. «Read the rest of this article»
Montgomery County, TN – At 6:30pm today, the School Board will host a public hearing for any one wanting to address the proposed zoning plan for the new Pisgah Elementary School, which opens in August.
The hearing will be in the Ann Hunter Board Room at Central Office, 621 Gracey Avenue. «Read the rest of this article»
It was not a heavy agenda, but it did take over 2.5 hours to get through it. A couple of items took considerable time. «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville, TN – I hope everyone had a great Easter Weekend. Since it was a long regular council meeting last Thursday night and I had family plans for this weekend, I am a bit behind in getting my usual council recap report to you.
It has also taken a bit of time to get this lengthy report built. Here are the results on the big topics: «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville, TN – The council met in its usual first Thursday of the month regular session. The agenda was light and only a couple of items of note were discussed.
Ordinance 42 – This ordinance requested a rezoning of property from Agricultural (AG) to Residential (R-2A). The issue with the property in question is it is next to the racetrack. There have been several battles over racetrack noise with nearby neighborhoods. I and other members of the council believe we should not expand the issues of noise by adding more homes near the track. The ordinance was defeated by a 3-yes & 7-no vote. I voted “no”. Two council members and the mayor were absent tonight. «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville, TN – The city council met in its regular session Friday night. Here are the results by topic.
Barge Port: The barge point (Ordinance 14) was officially approved by tonight’s vote. Councilman Redd pulled the item for another official single vote (each ordinance has to have two vote although the second is usually done as a mass approval of the previous months agenda items). The final vote was 9-yes & 3-no votes. I voted yes as I had previously told readers I would. «Read the rest of this article»
The following is an open letter written by the author to the Clarksville Montgomery County School Board. On July 27th, 2011 it was announced that CMCSS was proposing to rezone selected schools within the system with the changes to go into effect for the 2012 school year, if it passed. The public has been encouraged to provide feedback to the proposal for consideration by the school board prior to the September 13th, 2011 decision. «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville, TN – The city council met in its usual first of the month regular session. I’ll give the brief version tonight due to the late hour and send more details later.
Barge Point Rezoning (Ordinance 14)
The Barge Point rezoning was postponed until next month in a 6-yes & 5-no vote. I voted yes due to all the questions presented. «Read the rest of this article»
by Councilman Bill Summers
Clarksville, TN – The city held its regular first Thursday of the month council session this evening.
It was a long session with several important votes. «Read the rest of this article»
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