Councilman proposes $8.6M budget reductions — to service city's debt

Sean McGuire's budget would pull nearly $1M in subsidies from farmers' market, fairgrounds and Municipal Auditorium More

Register worried about 'disastrous' school cuts by council members

Under current proposed budget, MNPS budget would be $720.4M, a $46.5 increase over current fiscal year   More

Final vote looming, some look to trim proposed tax increase

While the mayor’s budget — and property tax increase — will likely pass, it won’t be without some changes More

Register to Metro Council: Higher teacher pay would send 'clear message'

Raising starting teacher salaries by about $5K has emerged as one focal point of Dean’s proposed $1.71B budget   More

Great Hearts to appeal school board's charter denial

KIPP Nashville has already announced it would appeal the board’s denial of its application More

Parents to protest Metro schools' special-ed job cuts

MNPS says it will cut 100 paraprofessional jobs as federal stimulus funds dry up More

MNPS administrator announces retirement

June Keel, assistant superintendent of Human Resources, says she'll retire May 31 More

Judge approves class-action status of Metro schools segregation suit

U.S. District Court Judge Kevin Sharp denies Metro's objection to status certification More

Mayor Dean set to testify in Metro schools rezoning trial

'Spurlock v. Fox' centers on allegations of deliberate racial segregation by Metro officials   More

News analysis: Is a property tax increase coming?

Between chatter and list of Metro needs, Dean could be ready for property tax increase More
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