Dean's proposed budget would expand bus rapid transit 'lite'

Rapid bus line down Murfreesboro Pike finds critics who worry about tax hike that would pay for it More

Tea Party sympathizers rally against proposed tax increase

Anti-tax group holds rally to tell mayor, council ‘no tax hike'   More

Dean criticizes board's KIPP charter rejection, hopes for Great Hearts solution

Mayor says he's 'deeply disappointed' in KIPP expansion denial and hopes Great Hearts revises 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

Bill would end lifetime subsidized health care benefits for council members

Carter Todd's ordinance would grandfather in sitting and former members currently eligible for the plan   More

Proposed driver-owned taxi company seeks final go-ahead

As mayor's operating budget is presently constructed, additional $61,800 to hire new taxi inspector is not set aside More

Dean unveils $297.7M capital plan heavy on infrastructure

Metro Council will consider the plan — along with property tax increase and $1.71B operating budget — in June More

Police chief: Laying off 200 officers would be 'devastating'

Department would lose 50 officers from federal grant and be forced to pay back $7.5M More

Renters likely to pay more too with proposed property tax hike

A 53-cent increase would on average increase property tax payments annually by $192, or $16 per month More

Councilman calls chamber 'political pawn' for supporting tax hike

District 13 Councilman Josh Stites has already earned reputation for expressing political views on Twitter More
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