Before the Fire and Police Pension Board votes Thursday whether to approve pension reform, officials will have to answer the latest barrage of questions on whether it's legal to alter officers' and firefighters' retirement.
CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The Bradley County Commission wants Common Core standards out of the classroom.
Chattanooga City Council Chairman Yusuf Hakeem released a strategic plan outlining the priorities of the council that identified reducing crime, repurposing vacant city property, promoting small business, finding additional revenue sources and supporting vocational education as key priorities.
Putting aside reservations about traffic, the City Council on Tuesday unanimously took the first step to approve a $100 million development expected to bring hundreds of jobs along with high-end apartments, restaurants and retail that could change the face of Hixson along Highway 153.
The City Council will decide tonight whether to give a local developer approval to build the largest commercial project in Chattanooga since Hamilton Place mall, adding $2 million annually to the city and county tax base.
Mike Evatt, chairman of the Hamilton County Board of Education, will not run for re-election, he announced Monday.
A letter dated Monday addressed to the Hamilton County Election Commission from Chris Anderson’s attorney denounces a recall effort directed at Anderson as unconstitutional and discriminatory.
When the May 20 primary election comes, Dade County, Ga., voters likely will weigh in on whether restaurants should be allowed to sell beer and wine.
It's not every day you get to stand up and publicly criticize your boss, but that's what Sgt. Chris Harvey of the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office did Thursday.
Thanks to last week's weather, the Hamilton County Commission pulled double duty Wednesday.
In single file, more than three dozen firefighters and police officers, active and retired, marched to Tuesday's City Council meeting waving signs in bold shades of blue and red.
A new ethics code issued by Mayor Andy Berke puts city administrators and anyone appointed by the mayor to a city board or agency on notice that any behavior that reflects negatively on the city will not be tolerated.
The third time was the charm for Republican Steve Tarvin who on Tuesday night won a runoff election for the Georgia House District 2 seat, getting 1,925 votes to Neal Florence's 1,648, according to unofficial results.
A recent city audit found that Chattanooga City Court has overcharged residents with outstanding traffic tickets or water quality bills by tacking on the collection agency's fee to the cost of the bill.
A local tea party group is distancing itself from an effort to recall Chattanooga District 7 Councilman Chris Anderson.