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Posted on: March 5, 2021

TSSAA Division I tourneys return to MTSU March 10-20 with local parking, traffic changes

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It’s TSSAA high school basketball tournament time again in Middle Tennessee, and MTSU once again is making a few temporary parking and traffic changes to accommodate its guests and neighbors. 

 

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Take an Airport Tour, Patterson Park Pool, Vita Tax Preps ‘In the City’

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The latest edition of “In the City” is available for viewing via YouTube and other platforms this month. The March episode of ‘In the City’ with Michael Linn White features a tour of the new Murfreesboro Municipal A...

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City News
Posted on: March 4, 2021

Speed Cushion Pilot Program dedicated to study of neighborhood traffic safety improvement

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The City of Murfreesboro recently installed traffic speed cushions on Alexander Boulevard to slow traffic on the busy stretch of roadway in a residential neighborhood. 

 

The City Engineering Department has developed a “Speed Cus...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Center for the Arts presents Tuck Everlasting at Cannonsburgh Village March. 12-13

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Take a step back in time and join the magical Tuck family for Center Stage Academy’s production of Tuck Everlasting performed by the Center for the Arts at Cannonsburgh Village. Center Stage Academy, the youth education program at the Center for the Arts,...

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City News
Posted on: February 26, 2021

RCEMA Encourages Participation in Tennessee's Severe Weather Awareness Week: Feb. 28-Mar. 6

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Tennessee's Severe Weather Awareness Week is Feb. 28 to Mar. 6, 2021, and Rutherford County Emergency Management Agency (RCEMA) is using this week to promote preparedness to the community.

 

“Be sure to check out RCEMA’...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Council adopts resolution creating Community Investment Study Group on MED Proceeds

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The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday (Feb. 25) to create a Community Investment Study Group to provide advice on handling proceeds from the sale of the City’s Electric Department to Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporatio...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

City Street pothole filling and crack repair work gets underway

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After a week of ice and snow that blanketed Middle Tennessee, requiring the application of approximately 2,000 tons of salt on City streets and plowing of major roadways, potholes are appearing throughout town. As always, freezing and re...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Road projects featured on “The Insider”: City of Murfreesboro Podcast

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Murfreesboro’s many road projects are featured in the latest edition of “The Insider,” the City’s monthly podcast, beginning Friday, Feb. 5. Listen to this edition of “Insider” at https://cityofm...

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City News
Posted on: February 4, 2021

City maintains Moody’s Aa1 and S&P 500 Global AA Ratings on General Obligation debt

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Moody’s Investors Service has assigned a Aa1 rating to the City of Murfreesboro’s $65 million General Obligation Bonds, Series 2021. In addition, Standard and Poor’s (S&P Global) has assigned an AA rating for this issue. ...

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City News
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Phase 1 of Rucker Lane reconstruction set to be advertised for bidding

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A Section of Rucker Lane from near Muirwood Boulevard to Veterans Parkway will be advertised for bidding in January with reconstruction work projected to begin in Spring 2021. The roadway project will take about a year and a half to complete.&...

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

City prepared for winter ice and snow with salt brine and snow plows

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The City of Murfreesboro is once again applying salt brine to major corridors to pretreat City streets ahead of ice and snow.  Murfreesboro is also  

stocked and ready to clear streets during the winter weather season. 

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City News
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Mayor recognizes two Water Resources employees with STARS Award

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Murfreesboro Water Resources employees Adam Todd and Cody Bell have been named STARS award recipients for December 2020. The STARS award comes after they gave roadside assistance to a woman who became stranded on the roadway after she ran out of gas. &...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Woods Air Movement to Establish North American Headquarters, Manufacturing Facility in Murfreesboro

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Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Woods Air Movement officials announced today that the ventilation and fan company will establish a U.S. facility in Murfreesboro.

 

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Murfreesboro Cultural Arts announces 2021 Laureates

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The City of Murfreesboro Cultural Arts announced the 2021 recipients of the Murfreesboro laureate honor today.  Dancer laureate Meg Brooker and Actor laureate Cameron L. Mitchell join Poet laureate Amie Whittemore after being selected from a tale...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

Murfreesboro City Schools Appoints Trey Duke as Director of Schools

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The Murfreesboro City School Board is proud to announce their intention to enter into a contract negotiation with Mr. Trey Duke as Director of Murfreesboro City Schools. 

 

The School Board embarked on the search for a Director of Schools ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

Murfreesboro Greenway featured on “The Insider”: City of Murfreesboro Podcast

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Murfreesboro’s model Greenway is featured in the latest edition of “The Insider,” the City’s monthly podcast, beginning Sunday, Dec. 20. Listen to this edition of “Insider” at  

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

City Water Resources begins N. Highland Ave. water and sewer upgrades

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Water Resources Operations and Maintenance (O&M) is scheduled to begin work on water and/or sewer replacements in the N. Highland neighborhood, beginning Monday, Aug. 24.  No through traffic will be allowed on streets where sewer and water li...

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