Outgoing Chamber of Commerce President Ron Harr on Monday outlined a $40 million plan for a Chattanooga light rail system that would serve not only downtown, but also the Airport and the Enterprise South Industrial Park. In a speech to the Chattanooga Engineers Club, Mr. Harr said most cities looking at such an ambitious plan "would be facing costs of over a billion dollars." But he said Chattanooga is blessed to have numerous rail ... (click for more)
The historic Chattanooga Choo Choo is adding clubs and restaurants in a $7 million renovation, it was announced in front of the South Market Street landmark on Monday morning. The Comedy Catch will be moving from its longtime home in Brainerd and there will be a new 500-person music venue ... (click for more)
The Bradley County SPCA Board voted on Monday night to adopt a model developed by Betti Gravelle for the next 30 days in response to Director Bobbi Anderson's recent closing of the shelter. Ms. Anderson closed the shelter to all new animals over the weekend, saying it was over capacity ... (click for more)
July 28, 2014
A man was shot in the knee on West 38th Street on Monday afternoon. Police said he would not cooperate with the investigation. At approximately 4:59 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 262 ... (click for more)
Two brothers have been arrested for the armed robbery of the Dollar Store on 23rd Street that took place on July 3. According to police, Dominique and Trevor Casteel came into the store ... (click for more)
A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of suspect(s) involved in car burglaries and/or vandalism in Cleveland occurring this past weekend in and around the Greenway ... (click for more)
Did the local and state governments give up too much to get the Volkswagen expansion?