Software giant Oracle will build in Nashville after the Metro Council approved the company’s proposal on Tuesday night.
Metro Nashville plans to spend $2.65 billion — or about 7% more than last year — in the newly proposed city budget.
When Nashville’s Mayor John Cooper takes the podium on Thursday, he will propose how the city should spend its operating budget.
Nashville councilmembers aren’t sure how much license plate readers should be used to solve crimes. This week two proposals were in their last debate before either could become law, but a three-hour debate paused that.
A battle over rolling back the 34% tax hike that went into effect in Nashville last year — and restraining the local government’s power — is coming to a head. The Davidson County Election Commission expects to vote this week on whether to put the question to the voters. The commission delayed a final decision […]
Some Nashville residents and business owners are still financially spiraling because of the COVID-19 pandemic. WPLN News checked in to see how much and where the city spent past CARES Act money and the impact it has had on its recipients.
In Nashville at least 68 residents have been evicted since January. That’s despite the CDC’s federal eviction moratorium and a local housing court working to keep people in their homes.
In Nashville, the damage looks likely to meet the threshold to get help from FEMA. At this point, it’s unclear how that will help renters, many of whom are likely not to have been covered by insurance.
Nashville will phase future councilmembers off a sizeable lifetime health care benefit.
A new Nashville housing court had an ambitious goal to resolve more than 1,800 evictions cases before the national moratorium ends in June. It’s far short of its goal and has resolved a little over 100 eviction cases — but this still makes a difference.