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Vice Mayor appoints members of special committee

Nashville Vice Mayor Jim Shulman has appointed council members to serve on the special committees he has formed.


LGBTQ members of Metro Council form new caucus

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Five openly gay members of Metro Council announced Monday that they formed a new LGBTQ Caucus.


Nashville parking ticket fine could more than double

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The fee for parking illegally or overstaying a meter could more than double if one Metro Council member gets his way.


Cooper Promises ‘New Era of Collaboration’ With Council

Former councilmember and council attorney Mike Jameson joining new mayor’s team


New Metro council members attend first meeting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The newest Nashville City Council members took their seats in the Metro Nashville City Council chamber Tuesday night.

Local & Community News


Victim stabbed and killed at MAPCO on Murfreesboro Pike

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A 43-year-old man was fatally stabbed just after 7 a.m. Monday outside a convenience market, according to police.


Nashville’s Cost of Living Among Highest in U.S.

Nashville is getting more expensive to live in by the year, but how does the cost of living compare to other cities across the country?


Mayor John Cooper, Music City Center announce deal to boost budget by $12.6 million

The new tax donation will be used to close “holes in the budget,” Nashville Mayor John Cooper said.


Will Pinkston makes resignation from Nashville school board official

Six months after he announced he would resign, Will Pinkston has officially vacated his Nashville schools board post.