Chattanooga Named “Best Place to Live in Tennessee” by U.S. News & World Report

Scenic City ranks #27 nationally in “Best Places to Live” rankings Today, Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly announced that Chattanooga was named the “Best Place to Live in Tennessee” by U.S. News & World Report, ranking #1 in the Volunteer State and #27 overall in the country.  Chattanooga rose 21 places from 48th in last year’s national ranking. […]

Ruby Falls Donates Adventure Boxes Available at Chattanooga Public Library

Adventure Boxes at Chattanooga Public Library Locations Celebrate the 95th Anniversary of Ruby Falls Ruby Falls launches a partnership with the Chattanooga Public Library to provide Adventure Boxes to residents with an active Chattanooga Public Library Card as part of the park’s 95th anniversary celebration honoring the discovery of the underground waterfall and cave.  Adventure […]

Winners Announced in TVFCU’s $225,000 Idea Leap Grant: Catalyzing Dreams into Reality

In a culmination of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit, Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union (TVFCU) celebrated the conclusion of its 7th Annual Idea Leap Grant with electrifying pitch competitions across Cleveland, Calhoun, and Chattanooga throughout the week of April 29. A total of 15 impassioned entrepreneurs unveiled their small business plans and expansion visions, each walking […]

City of Chattanooga seeks applicants for scoping on passenger rail project

The firm awarded the request-for-qualification (RFQ) would develop a comprehensive analysis of the project’s implementation, including economic benefits and planning feasibility. As the lead applicant for a multi-city passenger rail initiative, Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly directed city staff to publish of a Request for Qualification (RFQ) to begin the scoping and analysis for the proposed Sunbelt-Atlantic Connector, […]

Tennessee American Water Warns of Potential Utility Scam

Company Shares Consumer Tips After Receiving Customer Reports Tennessee American Water is making customers aware of a potential utility scam after receiving reports from some customers about a person or persons claiming to be a Tennessee American Water worker(s).  The individual or individuals who may be impersonating Tennessee American Water field employees is asking for […]

Chambliss Welcomes Care Manager Dub Ellis to Estate Planning Team

Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C. welcomes William “Dub” Ellis, LMSW, to the firm as an elder law and special needs care manager. Ellis will collaborate with the estate planning practice area, further bolstering the team and the practice’s ability to deliver tailored, comprehensive elder law services to Chambliss’ clients. “We’re thrilled to enhance our legal services by welcoming Dub […]


Organization to leverage quantum resources and mobilize partnerships for economic impact. Today marks the official launch of the Chattanooga Quantum Collaborative (CQC), a non-profit organization dedicated to spearheading the development of a thriving quantum ecosystem in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, and beyond. With a mission to leverage quantum resources and mobilize partnerships to benefit the region’s […]

Kelly Administration Proposes Innovative Affordable Housing Tax Incentive Reform

New of Payment in Lieu of Taxes program would allow for more participation from more developers, even lower rents in affordable units, and program adjustments by ZIP code Today, City of Chattanooga Chief Housing Officer Nicole Heyman proposed a package of reforms to Chattanooga’s Payment In Lieu Of Taxes (PILOT) program for affordable housing projects. […]