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Mayor seeks approval of funding for key projects

Mayor Megan Barry

Mayor Megan Barry has filed a four percent reserve fund resolution with the Metro Council requesting more than $26 million in replacement equipment and upgrades throughout Metro Government. The resolution requests significant investments in public safety, health, and fleet maintenance…

AARP holds Founder’s Day Celebration

Rosa Mimms, a pioneer in AARP and an elected member of the Tennessee Delegation to the AARP Biannual Convention in Anaheim, Calif. in 1994. (photo by Wanda Clay)

AARP met once again at the North Precinct on Wednesday, June 21, to celebrate the Founder’s Day of Meharry Area Chapter #2534. The program began with a prayer and a pledge of allegiance from Financial Secretary Delores Lewis, followed by…