EPB and TVA Present $60,000 in STEM Grants to 15 Chattanooga Area Schools

The Tennessee Valley Authority, in partnership with EPB and Bicentennial Volunteers, Inc. (a TVA retiree organization), awarded $60,000 in STEM grants to 15 schools in EPB’s service area. These schools are among the 238 schools across TVA’s service area to receive $1 million in grants to develop science, technology, engineering, and math education projects to […]

Chattanooga and Hamilton County unveil partnership to strengthen education, enhance affordable housing, and revitalize 300 acres on city’s Westside

Plan will create downtown education opportunities, affordable housing, and new green spaces as part of the development of 1 million square feet of commercial space and thousands of new homes A historic agreement unveiled Friday will revitalize 300 acres of downtown riverfront adjacent to Chattanooga’s core, expand downtown education opportunities, create more affordable housing for […]

The Stage is set for a Rock City Summer

Rock City’s Summer Music Weekends is back! Enjoy live country, folk and bluegrass music every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., including Memorial Day, Labor Day and Fourth of July week. Nothing compares to Rock City’s spectacular seven-state view, but the talented musical lineup is sure to compete for the spotlight! Matt […]

Chattanooga passes short term vacation rental reform

Reform legislation simplifies compliance, increases fines for violations, and protects Chattanooga’s residential zones from overtly commercial activity Chattanooga City Council today approved administration-sponsored legislation that will reform and streamline short-term vacation rental rules, simplifying compliance while toughening enforcement. The new law will protect private property rights and safeguard the integrity of Chattanooga’s neighborhoods by limiting […]

Events Intern

The event planning internship is an exciting opportunity for someone who has an interest in the event planning field. Interns can apply their education, skills and experience while assisting in large and small events. Essential Functions: Competencies: Working Conditions: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use […]

Winners Announced in TVFCU’s $175,000 Idea Leap Grant

Throughout the week of May 8, Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union (TVFCU) brought their 6th Annual Idea Leap Grant to its conclusion with pitch competitions in Cleveland, Dalton and Chattanooga. A total of 11 entrepreneurs pitched their small business plans and expansion goals, each taking home a grant between $10,000 and $30,000. “For the first […]

City Launches Home Assistance Repair Program (HARP)

$500,000 in federal funds to provide home repairs for Chattanooga residents in need The City of Chattanooga is enhancing its ability to help residents make critical home repairs with the relaunch and expansion of an initiative that had paused during the pandemic.  The Home Assistance Repair Program (HARP), part of Mayor Tim Kelly’s One Chattanooga […]

Volkswagen Chattanooga hosts job fair June 2

The company aims to hire 500+ production team members in 2023 Volkswagen Chattanooga will host an onsite job fair June 2 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to promote its 500+ open production team positions. The job fair will be held at the Volkswagen Academy, 8001 Volkswagen Drive.   “By the end of 2023, we aim […]

EPB Installs Student Artwork Across Chattanooga

EPB has unveiled artwork by 12 high school students selected from the 2023 ArtSpark Goes to School challenge. Students and their parents attended a public ceremony at EPB’s downtown office, where they were recognized by Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly, EPB President & CEO David Wade, Hamilton County Department of Education Superintendent Justin Robertson and other […]