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Posted on: September 25, 2023

City Council to receive update on Mayor's Transportation 2020+ plan

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A special non-voting, informational session of the Clarksville City Council is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 2, beginning at 4:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, 106 Public Square.

The purpose of this meeting, called by Mayor Joe Pitts, is to routinely inform and u...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

City of Clarksville, local DAR chapter recognize U.S. Constitution Week

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Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts presented a proclamation on Monday, September 18, 2023, to the local Captain William Edmiston Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), in recognition of U.S. Constitution Week.

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Posted on: September 12, 2023

City property tax bills to arrive early this year

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The City of Clarksville's 2023 property tax bills will be arriving early this year.

“This week we have sent approximately 58,000 property tax bills to our printing company, and they should be arriving in citizens' mailboxes with...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

Clarksville, Montgomery County remembers 9/11

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Patriot's Day, September 11, is a day of remembrance. 

Thank you for helping us remember all of those who made the ultimate sacrifice 22 years ago. May we never forget!

Thank you, Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts and Montgomery County ...
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Posted on: September 7, 2023

Celebrate Riverfest’s finale

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Join the City of Clarksville along the banks of the Cumberland River, on Sept. 9-10, 2023, to celebrate the finale of the Riverfest festival.

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

Haven Madison to Headline Sunday Night at Riverfest

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. –Get ready for a sensational musical experience as Clarksville’s own Haven Madison takes the stage as the final headliner for Riverfest. Her electrifying performance is scheduled for September 10, on the Publix Stage...

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

Headlining Acts Revealed for Saturday Night at Riverfest

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Prepare for an unforgettable evening of country music as Country headliners Little Texas & Tyler Rich with special guest Ryan Griffin take the stage at Riverfest on Saturday, September 9 at McGregor Park.

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Posted on: August 31, 2023

MESSAGE FROM THE MAYOR: Labor Day, a celebration of people, and commitment, in Clarksville

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Maybe like everyone, I’m reminded at this time of year, as late summer begins to blend into early autumn, of the central idea behind the creation of our annual federal holiday, Labor Day.

What is Labor Day, and what does it really call attention ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2023

City offices to close September 4 to observe Labor Day

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City offices to close September 4 to observe Labor Day

CLARKSVILLE, TN. –  City of Clarksville offices will close Monday, Sept. 4 to observe the Labor Day federal holiday.

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Posted on: August 30, 2023

Public invited to meeting about two City sidewalk projects

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A public meeting about two sidewalk construction projects that are planned by the City of Clarksville is scheduled for Tuesday, September 5, from 3 - 4 p.m. at the Clarksville Street Department, 199 10th Street.

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Posted on: August 28, 2023

Aerial photo shows construction on Clarksville's second water treatment plant

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Clarksville’s second water treatment plant in North Clarksville is well into construction with evident structures taking shape, as this new aerial photograph shows.

Construction is being done in three phases, with each phase...

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Posted on: August 23, 2023

Women of Clarksville Expo draws hundreds to Wilma Rudolph Event Center

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Women of Clarksville Expo draws hundreds to Wilma Rudolph Event Center

CLARKSVILLE, TN - The Women of Clarksville Expo returned to the Wilma Rudolph Event Center on Saturday for the third year, bringing over 700 people together for free health screenings, ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2023

Women of Clarksville Expo returns August 19

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - There are only a few days left until the Women of Clarksville Expo, which will be held at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center on Saturday, Aug 19, from 10 a.m - 3 p.m. Here’s what you need to know about parking and what to expect at...

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Posted on: August 15, 2023

Roofing work to begin at Clarksville City Hall

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The City of Clarksville Project Manager's office announces that the replacement of the roof at Clarksville City Hall, 1 Public Square in downtown, is about to begin.The contractor is scheduled to start setting up safety scaffolding at the entranc...
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Posted on: August 15, 2023

Tessa Luntz named City Human Resources Director

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Tessa Luntz has been named Director of Human Resources for the City of Clarksville, effective immediately.

Having most recently served as the department’s Deputy Director and as Interim Director when the top position was vacated, Luntz now perman...

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Posted on: August 11, 2023

VetFest brings over 700 veterans to Wilma Rudolph Event Center

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - Over 700 veterans came out to the Wilma Rudolph Event Center on Thursday, Aug 10, for PACT Act VetFest. 

The PACT Act is a recently passed law that expands VA helath care and benefits for veterans exposed to burn pits, Agent Oran...

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Posted on: August 10, 2023

Public invited to take survey about Clarksville Transit System

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Clarksville Transit System (CTS) is the public transit provider for the City of Clarksville and the greater Clarksville region.

In order to provide better transportation solutions for residents and current CTS riders, we need your input to help guide the f...

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Posted on: August 3, 2023

City of Clarksville proclaims Homeless Awareness Week

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During the Aug. 3 regular session of the Clarksville City Council, Mayor Joe Pitts formally proclaimed the week of Aug. 5-11 as Homeless Awareness Week in the City of Clarksville.

The purpose of the proclamation is to educate the public about the many reas...

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Posted on: August 3, 2023

Recycling Roundup 2023: Clarksville's final numbers were impressive

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The results are in: 

21,278 pounds of hard-to-recycle household items were collected in Clarksville back in March.

Impressive, to say the least.

Within that cumulative number, there were 4,140 pounds of discarded tires collected during the Springtim...

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Posted on: August 2, 2023

CPD National Night Out; Mayor's Summer Night Lights at APSU

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The Clarksville Police Department's National Night Out, combined with the final 2023 edition of the Clarksville Mayor's Summer Night Lights, drew enthusiastic crowds to the Austin Peay State University campus on the evening of Tuesday, A...

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Posted on: August 1, 2023

City of Clarksville invites Pollinators to Valleybrook Park

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Sarah Birk has been leading a focused effort to make the City of Clarksville’s already-beautiful Valleybrook Park off of Crossland Avenue even more eye-catching for the public, and at the same time, more functional and attractive to beneficial b...

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Posted on: July 26, 2023

City of Clarksville making streets safer near new Arena

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The City of Clarksville’s Street Department is taking the initiative this week to make College Street intersections near newly-opened F&M Bank Arena safer for downtown pedestrians and motorists.

Another significant set of safety measures will...

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Posted on: July 26, 2023

Mayor's Summer Night Lights at Dixon Park

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The July 25, 2023, edition of Mayor's Summer Night Lights in the City of Clarksville was held at Dixon Park.

The fun revolved around the theme of, "Wide World of Sports," and the City's Finance and Legal departments pitched in b...

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Posted on: July 25, 2023

City Court Clerk to have new hours

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The Clarksville City Court Clerk's office will have new office hours beginning August 1, 2023.

The new hours will be Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

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Posted on: July 19, 2023

City of Clarksville sees progress on second water treatment plant

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With early-stage structures now visible on the construction site of Clarksville’s second water treatment plant, Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts and a team of leaders from City Hall and the Clarksville Gas & Water Department recently viewed the progress fo...

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Posted on: July 17, 2023

City Building & Codes Department announces offices closures

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The City of Clarksville Building and Codes Department offices at 100 South Spring Street were closed to the public on Monday, July 17, and will remain closed on Tuesday, July 18, and Wednesday, July 19, as the Department prepares to launch a new processin...
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Posted on: July 13, 2023

Spring Alley closed for utility work

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UPDATE 7/14/23 9:00: The sidewalk along Commerce Street from the corner of the Cumberland Parking Garage to First Street will also be closed in order to reroute fiber optic and gas lines buried in the area. The sidewalk is expected to remain closed for th...

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Posted on: July 13, 2023

City to prepare Annual State Legislative Agenda

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Clarksville City Council, along with the Montgomery County Commission, will soon begin to prepare an annual Legislative Agenda for the community’s Delegation to the Tennessee General Assembly.

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Posted on: July 7, 2023

City details interim leadership changes

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts has announced some temporary shifts in City departmental leadership staffing, while permanent replacements are sought.
Mark Riggins has returned to Clarksville Gas & Water full-time as General Manager, ...
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Posted on: July 7, 2023

Women of Clarksville Expo returns August 19

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - The Women of Clarksville Expo returns to the Wilma Rudolph Event Center for its third year on August 19 from 10 a.m - 3 p.m.

This free event invites the community to shop, eat and learn about womens’ health issues. The Expo will...

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Posted on: July 7, 2023

City adding traffic signals to improve safety

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The Clarksville Street Department announces these near-term improvements in traffic and pedestrian signalizations, as work continues to promote safety on the City's streets:
  • Fourth and College streets -- The Street Department has been adding a lef...
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Posted on: July 5, 2023

Albatross folk art from Storybook Trail presented at City Hall

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In June, the Clarksville Arts & Heritage Council, in partnership with Clarksville Parks & Recreation, unveiled the first of their Storybook Trails at Bel-Aire Park on Marie Drive.

The featured book, "Wisdom: The Midway Albatross," written...
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Posted on: July 5, 2023

Clarksville moves forward on sidewalk projects, receives $450,000 grant

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville has more than 16 sidewalk projects under way to improve livability and walkability in Clarksville, many of which are preparing to enter the final phases of completion. 

One of these projects, located on Gr...

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Posted on: June 29, 2023

Clarksville receives statewide award for Excellence in Police Services

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To combat increasing violent crime and improve services, the Clarksville Police Department has implemented new programs aimed at the city’s youth, mental health services, and in-house health and wellness to better help officers serve the public....

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Posted on: June 29, 2023

City bids fond farewell to HR Director Will Wyatt

Amid laughter and moments of reflection, the City of Clarksville bade a fond farewell to Will Wyatt, Director of Human Resources, on Wednesday afternoon. 

Wyatt is entering the private sector. His service with the City began on Dec. 15, 2008. He l...

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Posted on: June 27, 2023

Celebrate Independence Day at Liberty Park

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – It’s become one of the biggest summertime traditions around! The City of Clarksville will present its annual Independence Day Celebration on Monday, July 3 at Liberty Park. 

The free event will include a li...

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Posted on: June 26, 2023

The City of Clarksville notes fireworks regulations, safety tips

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. –  The Fourth of July is around the corner, so The City of Clarksville is acquainting residents with information about local fireworks ordinances, state laws, and fireworks safety.   

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Posted on: June 22, 2023

Stiffer penalties planned for speeding in City's neighborhoods

Motorists in Clarksville could face stiffer penalties for speeding in residential areas of the City beginning July 1, through an ordinance recently supported unanimously by the Clarksville City Council.
Currently, people who are cited for speeding in resid...
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Posted on: June 22, 2023

No tax increase, as City supports safety, quality of life in new budget

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The Clarksville City Council approved a new City budget for fiscal year 2023-24 that will not include a City property tax increase, and recognizes the importance of spending for public safety, quality of life, and service to the citizens of Clarksville.
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Posted on: June 16, 2023

Clarksville Parks and Recreation's Annual Farm to Table Dinner Returns

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Parks and Recreation is thrilled to announce the much-anticipated return of its annual Farm to Table dinner presented by Altra Federal Credit Union.

It is a premier event that celebrates local agriculture and culinary talen...

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Posted on: June 16, 2023

City of Clarksville Gets Federal Grant For Traffic Safety Planning

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The City of Clarksville, through the Clarksville Urbanized Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), has been awarded a $200,000 federal matching grant to support traffic safety initiatives as a component of the Mayor’s Transportation 2020+...
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Posted on: June 15, 2023

'Street Food On The Square' returns June 26

The third edition of the City of Clarksville - sponsored "Street Food On The Square" is coming to Public Square next to City Hall on Monday, June 26.
This month's featured food trucks will be Chillz Italian Ice and Pop N Dogs, said Micha...
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Posted on: June 5, 2023

Billy Dunlop & Robert Clark Parks will temporarily close for Sleep Under the Stars Campout

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Billy Dunlop and Robert Clark parks will be closed on Saturday, June 17m and will reopen at 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 18, as Clarksville Parks & Recreation hosts the Sleep Under the Stars Campout.

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Posted on: June 14, 2023

City of Clarksville gives second quarter update on key road projects

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The City of Clarksville is making significant headway on numerous street and highway improvement projects throughout the community, as it works toward reductions in traffic congestion, and greater ease of mobility for residents and visitors alike, in one ...
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Posted on: June 13, 2023

City offices to close June 19 in observance of Juneteenth

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – City of Clarksville offices will be closed and City employees will have a paid holiday on Monday, June 19 to observe Juneteenth as an official City holiday.

City pools, golf courses, and recreation centers will be closed as w...

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Posted on: June 6, 2023

Census: Clarksville leads Tennessee in annual population growth

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For the second year in a row, Clarksville led all Tennessee cities in year-over-year population growth between July 1, 2021 - July 1, 2022, based on the latest annual U.S. Census Bureau estimates.
The population inside the Clarksville city limits grew with...
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Posted on: June 6, 2023

Finance and Revenue Office to close early on Tuesday, June 13, 2023

CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville’s Finance and Revenue Department will close early on Tuesday, June 13, 2023 for staff development. Revenue Collections at both City Hall and the North Service Center will close at 11 a.m. 

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Posted on: June 5, 2023

Liberty Park Pond to close for Fishing Rodeo

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency (TWRA) Youth Fishing Rodeo will take place Saturday, June 10 at the Liberty Park pond. Effective Tuesday, June 6, the pond will be closed to public fishing in preparation for the event....

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Posted on: June 2, 2023

CDE Lightband hosts Tennessee Valley Lineman Rodeo

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The 2023 Tennessee Valley Lineman Rodeo returned to Clarksville this year., running Friday and Saturday, June 2-3 at Liberty Park.Open to the public, the Rodeo began in 1998 by, and for the employees of Tennessee Valley Authority power distributors. It in...
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Posted on: June 1, 2023

City of Clarksville and Montgomery County jointly protect nature's pollinators

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Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts and the City Council, on Thursday evening, June 1, 2023, formally presented a Joint Proclamation with Montgomery County Government, that recognizes the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department and City Sustainability Board f...
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Posted on: June 1, 2023

Clarksville Parks and Recreation Presents Wonder Kids Triathlon

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Parks and Recreation is excited to announce the upcoming Wonder Kids Triathlon, a fun-filled event designed to promote physical activity and good sportsmanship among children ages 3 to 12. 

This non-compe...

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Posted on: May 31, 2023

Billy Dunlop Streambank Restoration set to start in early June

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Parks and Recreation, in collaboration with the Cumberland River Compact, is proud to announce the launch of the Billy Dunlop Streambank Restoration Project. 

This significant initiative aims to restore a...

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Posted on: May 30, 2023

Attention Vendors: Sign up now for Women of Clarksville Expo 2023

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Attention Vendors:YOU can be a vendor for a Clarksville event for women, coming in August, that combines many fun and important topics.
But to be a vendor, the time to apply is NOW.
The City of Clarksville will hold its third annual Women of Clarksville Exp...
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Posted on: May 25, 2023

Outdoor pool season returns May 27

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The City of Clarksville is thrilled to announce the opening of its highly anticipated swimming pools for the summer season. Starting Saturday, May 27, residents and visitors alike can dive into the refreshing waters of Swan Lake and B...

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Posted on: May 25, 2023

City of Clarksville offices to close for Memorial Day

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - City of Clarksville offices will close Monday, May 29 to observe Memorial Day.

City Public Safety departments will be on duty as usual and all essential City services will continue.

Clarksville Transit System will be closed as well. No reg...

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Posted on: May 24, 2023

Clarksville Parks & Recreation Requests Public Input for Bel-Aire Park Improvement Project

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. –Clarksville Parks and Recreation is inviting the public to provide public input for the Bel Aire Park Improvement Project. 

These discussions will be held on May 30 at Kleeman Recreation Center and May 31 at Bel-Aire ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2023

City of Clarksville makes progress on key capital projects

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The City of Clarksville continues to make progress on several key capital projects that are budgeted.
Projects range from the Rossview/Exit 8 Athletic Complex to the revitalization of the Frosty Morn property in the Red River District, to new public safety...
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Posted on: May 23, 2023

City of Clarksville celebrates AAPI Heritage Month with food, dancing and fellowship

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville celebrated American Pacific Islander Heritage Month on Friday, May 19, at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. The event featured food vendors, live entertainment, door prizes and more.

 

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Posted on: May 19, 2023

Consul-General of Japan, Nashville, visits Clarksville for AAPI celebrations

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Friday’s series of celebrations in the City of Clarksville for Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month began with a luncheon visit at City Hall between Yoichi Matsumoto, Consul-General of Japan, Nashville; Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts,...

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Posted on: May 18, 2023

Public Notice: City of Clarksville applies for FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program funding

The City of Clarksville has applied for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funding through the Tennessee Emergency Management (TEMA) as a sub-recipient. 

Under the National Environmental Policy Act (N...

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Posted on: May 17, 2023

CDE Lightband, TVA, Silicon Ranch, and City of Clarksville break ground

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Today, CDE Lightband, Tennessee
Valley Authority (TVA), and Silicon Ranch, one of the nation’s largest independent power
producers and a community-focused renewable energy company, broke ground on two solar
farms totaling 6.75 megawatts in Clarksville, Tenne...
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Posted on: May 15, 2023

Celebrate AAPI Heritage Month this Friday at Wilma Rudolph Event Center

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville invites residents to celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month this Friday at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center with a free event featuring food vendors, live entertainment and door p...

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Posted on: May 15, 2023

Clarksville City Council begins reviewing proposed 2023-24 budget

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The City of Clarksville has prepared a proposed budget for fiscal year 2023-24 totaling $155,800,710 in expenditures for the City General Fund. 
The annual fiscal guide is being reviewed by the City Council with anticipation of adopting it before ...
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Posted on: May 12, 2023

Driving electric in Clarksville just got easier

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As automakers retool their factories to build electric vehicles (EVs), many more EVs will be on the roadways in the next decade. CDE Lightband is helping to make sure that Tennessee is ready with charging infrastructure.
On May 11, CDE Lightband announced ...
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Posted on: May 12, 2023

Ms. Peg Jimenez, soon 102, honored by City, County, and State

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Edith Lavone (Babcock) "Peg" Jimenez, joined by family at Clarksville City Hall Friday afternoon, will officially be 102 years old on Wednesday, May 17.
The widely-beloved Ms. Jimenez was recognized with proclamations from Clarksville Mayor Joe P...
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Posted on: May 12, 2023

Women of Clarksville Expo returns in August, vendor applications open now

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville will hold its third annual Women of Clarksville Expo on August 19, and vendor applications are now open.

This free event invites everyone to shop, eat and learn about women’s health issues and will includ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2023

You can bid on the City of Clarksville's surplus personal assets. Here's how:

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Did you know you can bid on surplus personal property items that the City of Clarksville has listed for sale, online?

From furniture items to vehicles, and everything in between, the City routinely lists these items on GovDeals, an online...
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Posted on: May 11, 2023

Mayors Youth Council adjourns for 2022-23 school year

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - The Mayor’s Youth Council Class of 2023 held their final meeting of the school year on Monday, May 9 at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. The meeting included awards and the election of next year’s executive board.

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

Keri Lovato takes interim seat in Clarksville City Council Ward 12

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Keri Lovato has been selected  by the Clarksville City Council, from a field of applicants, to assume the role of interim City Councilperson for Ward 12.

The seat had been vacated by Trisha Butler. Lovato was administered the oath of office from C...

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

Clarksville Downtown Market opens May 13

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. –The Clarksville Downtown Market presented by CDE Lightband will have its 2023 grand opening at 8 a.m. on Saturday, May 13, at Public Square.

The Clarksville Downtown Market is a weekly open-air market featuring farmers and art...

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

City of Clarksville observes Children's Mental Health Acceptance Day

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Thursday, May 11, 2023, has been proclaimed Children's Mental Health Acceptance Day in the City of Clarksville, and across the nation. 

Shown from left formalizing the Clarksville proclamation are Melanie Marhover, Certified Family Suppor...

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Posted on: May 9, 2023

Front entrance to 106 Public Square closed until May 22

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The front entrance to 106 Public Square will remain closed to the public beyond this week, after the process of removing the old exterior terracotta arch revealed additional, adverse structural conditions that will take longer to repair, said City of Clar...
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Posted on: May 4, 2023

City Council honors NWHS Unified Track Sectionals Team

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The award-winning Northwest High School Unified Track Sectionals Team was recognized at the May 4, 2023 regular session of the Clarksville City Council.
Unified Sports joins people with, and without intellectual disabilities on the same team. It is inspire...
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Posted on: May 4, 2023

Old terracotta arch to be removed at 106 Public Square

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On Monday and Tuesday, May 8-9, weather permitting, crews for B.R. Miller Company will be removing the old terracotta arch from the entrance of 106 Public Square.

City of Clarksville Projects Manager John Hilborn said the existing terracotta arch ...
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Posted on: May 4, 2023

Clarksville adds 50 new trees to public green space thanks to state grant

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - Clarksville has received a major boost to its tree inventory thanks to 50 new trees planted on public properties by Building & Facilities Maintenance, Forestry Division.

Of the new trees, 30 were planted between Smith Trahern Mansion ...

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Posted on: May 2, 2023

City of Clarksville to start building Downtown Parking Garage

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In the second week of May, the City of Clarksville will launch site preparation for the construction of the downtown Parking Garage that is both planned and funded by the City.

The new City Parking Garage site is at First and Commerce streets adjacent to t...

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Posted on: May 2, 2023

City employees raise over $1,000 for United Way

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No one puts the fun in fundraiser like our City of Clarksville workforce!

Yesterday concluded our charity cornhole tournament, where 40 teams came together to raise $1,052 for United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region! Thank you to everyone that partici...

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Posted on: May 2, 2023

Non-profit advocacy group for Puerto Rican community visits Mayor Pitts

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Nirma Mercado, second from right, the President and Founder of "Boricuas en Tennessee" and others shown here from the non-profit organization paid a visit to Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts (center) and presented him and the City of Clarksville with...
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Posted on: May 2, 2023

City of Clarksville announces new business license requirements

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville Finance and Revenue and Building and Codes Departments are teaming up with a new prerequisite for business licenses.

Before being issued a business license through the Finance and Revenue Department, Building and C...

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Posted on: April 27, 2023

Patriotic Day observed by Clarksville City Council

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In executive session on Thursday afternoon, April 27, 2023, the Clarksville City Council observed Patriotic Day, the fourth of five consecutive daily observances in Month of the Military Child Spirit Week. It was a day for wearing red, white and blue to h...

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Posted on: April 26, 2023

City of Clarksville commits to improving public accessibility with capital projects fund

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - A $500,000 Capital Project for Accessibility Enhancements in the City, approved by City Council members in February, has gained its first two projects.

As part of this Capital Project, two service windows, one located on the first floor o...

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Posted on: April 26, 2023

City Council expected to fill vacant seat for Ward 12 in May

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City Council expected to fill vacant seat for Ward 12 in May

Appointed member will fill the seat for remainder of Butler’s unexpired term 

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. –  City Council members will choose a new member to replace Trisha Butle...

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Posted on: April 26, 2023

Month of the Military Child proclamation

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Mayor Joe Pitts and the Clarksville City Council recognized, by state and local proclamations, April as Month of the Military Child. Ward 2 Councilperson Deanna McLaughlin was named Tennessee's first Commissioner to the Military Interstate Childr...

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Posted on: April 25, 2023

City of Clarksville completes mobile data assessments of streets

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The City of Clarksville recently launched a sophisticated data collection project to inventory the conditions of all streets that it oversees.

Roadway Asset Services, LLC (RAS) from  Austin, Texas, was retained to do the work. RAS is a nationwide ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2023

Framed bald eagle photograph donated to City

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With life-long roots in the northern middle Tennessee/southern Kentucky area, art photographer Lea Braun and her husband, Matthew, have moved back to the Clarksville area from Illinois, and came to the City Mayor's Office Monday afternoo...

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Posted on: April 24, 2023

'Street Food On The Square' coming to Downtown Clarksville

This Spring and Summer, on the last Monday of each month, Downtown Clarksville is the place to be for food trucks, and a wide array of global cuisines.

The administration of the Clarksville Parking Commission will host "Street Food On The Square,"...

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Posted on: April 24, 2023

TDOT Commissioner Eley talks Transportation Modernization Act in Clarksville

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A visit to Clarksville late last week from Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner and Deputy Gov. Butch Eley helped regional government agency leaders conceptualize how key road projects and other transportation concerns fit into TDOT’s newly...

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Posted on: March 31, 2023

Vietnam War Veterans Day Message

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Vietnam War Veterans Day Message

CLARKSVILLE, TN - Today, on National Vietnam War Veterans Day, we remember the lives of those American Armed Service members and their families who sacrificed so much during the Vietnam Conflict.

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Posted on: March 30, 2023

City of Clarksville offers tax relief program, applications available through April 5

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - Tax season is nearing its end, and the deadline to turn in vouchers for the State of Tennessee’s Tax Relief program is quickly approaching. 

The deadline for vouchers to be accepted at City Hall is Wednesday, April 5, a...

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Posted on: March 3, 2023

City of Clarksville to give away Free Tree Seedlings for Arbor Day

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City of Clarksville to give away Free Tree Seedlings for Arbor Day

CLARKSVILLE, TN - Clarksville residents will be able to receive up to five free tree seedlings (per person) on March 10 at this year’s Arbor Day Celebration at Liberty Park, hoste...

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Posted on: February 9, 2023

City of Clarksville employees celebrate years of service at 2023 Pin Breakfast

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City of Clarksville employees celebrate years of service at 2023 Pin Breakfast

CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville celebrated employees for years of continued service yesterday at its annual Employee Pin Breakfast.

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Clarksville elected officials sworn in

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 Clarksville elected officials sworn in

 

Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts and seven members of the City Council were administered the oath of office in a special council session held Wednesday afternoon at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center.

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Posted on: December 2, 2022

Downtown Parking free every Monday and Friday throughout December

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Downtown Parking free every Monday and Friday throughout December

CLARKSVILLE, TN. – The City of Clarksville will waive all downtown parking fees every Friday and Monday throughout the month of December.

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Only two days left, donate to Wreaths Across America

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Only two days left, donate to Wreaths Across America

CLARKSVILLE, TN - Wreaths Across America is right around the corner, and, with hundreds still needed, there are only two days left to sponsor wreaths.

National Wreaths Across America Day is held simultane...

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Local and nonprofits invited to Community Block Grant workshop hosted by Neighborhood and Community

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville Department of Neighborhood and Community Services is hosting a series of workshops to help local and regional nonprofits apply for Community Development Block Grant Funds in FY 2023-2024.

The department will hold t...

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Dunbar Cave Road to close Monday night, Nov. 28 for repaving

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CLARKSVILLE, TN - Dunbar Cave Road will be closed to traffic beginning Monday, Nov. 28, as contractors for the Clarksville Street Department begin repaving the road.

Crews will be paving Dunbar Cave Road from Wilma Rudolph Road to Barnhill Road, beginning ...

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

Clarksville Police Department to Add Wellness Counselor to Staff with COPS Grant

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CLARKSVILLE, TENN. –  The Clarksville Police Department was awarded a $175,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community-Oriented Policing Services (COPS) on October 13, 2022.  The grant was awarded under t...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Wreaths Across America set for Dec. 17, wreaths needed

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CLARKSVILLE, TN – The City of Clarksville is hosting a wreath-laying ceremony for the service members resting at Riverview Cemetery during National Wreaths Across America Day on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 9 a.m. to remember and honor their legacy and ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

City of Clarksville leaders take on AleX’s Challenge: “Spend a Day in My Wheels”

Mayor Joe Pitts, along with a group of nine city employees and guests, pose for a photo.

City of Clarksville leaders take on AleX’s Challenge: “Spend a Day in My Wheels”

CLARKSVILLE, TN - Alex Johnson is on a mission to change the way communities approach accessibility for disabled citizens. On Oct. 4, that mission brought him to Clarksville, ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Real ID services available at City Hall, North Clarksville Service Center starting Wednesday

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn - The City of Clarksville will begin offering Real ID services both at City Hall and at the North Clarksville Service Center beginning this Wednesday, October 5.

As of now, the only place in Clarksville to apply for Real ID is the Driver ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

City of Clarksville extends premium pay to retired/deceased employees, identifies 85 eligible indivi

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City of Clarksville extends premium pay to retired/deceased employees, identifies 85 eligible individuals

CLARKSVILLE, TN - The City of Clarksville is expanding ARPA premium pay to retired employees, as well as the families of deceased employees who worked...

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Clarksville Parks and Recreation receives national accreditation

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The City of Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department earned its place among the nation’s top parks and recreation agencies with its accreditation through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation A...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

CITY COUNCIL APPROVES FY22 BUDGET AMENDMENT and FIRST READING FOR SPRING CREEK PARKWAY PROJECT

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The Clarksville City Council approved on Thursday evening during a regular session an ordinance amending the operational and capital budgets for fiscal year 2022 to create and add additional funding, totaling $27,460,000, for capital bud...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Downtown analog meters go live today with new on-street rates

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The Clarksville Parking Commission would like to remind all City of Clarksville residents and visitors that today, at 8 a.m., all downtown on-street meters will go live with the new rates, following a two-week transition period from IPS ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Emergency home repair grant for low-income families is made available by the City of Clarksville

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The Clarksville Neighborhood & Community Services (CNCS) Department rolled out a new program today to assist low-income families with emergency home repairs to help preserve homeownership.

Starting April 26, Clarksville homeowners who meet the criteria...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Former City employee charged with one count of theft for more than $1,600

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After a dual investigation by the City of Clarksville and the Office of the Comptroller of the Treasury, the Montgomery County Grand Jury indicted former City Garage Administrative Support Technician Loretta Beeler Smith on April 4, 2022, for one count of...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

Clarksville ranks No. 11, out of 196, in 2022’s Best Cities for Urban Gardening

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Calling all city-dwelling green thumbs! The City of Clarksville ranked No. 11, out of 196 U.S. cities, as one of 2022’s Best Cities for Urban Gardening by LawnStarter on March 28.

The study, conducted by LawnStarter in celebration of Law...

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

City hosts Month of the Military Child event on April 9 to honor local military youth

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Calling all military children, past and present! The City of Clarksville would like to invite all military children for a Month of the Military Child event the City is hosting on Saturday, April 9, at City Hall, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to recognize and hon...

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Posted on: March 25, 2022

Kiosks on C-Lot updated, ready for use by March 28

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The Clarksville Parking Committee today announced two payment kiosks on C-Lot were updated with newer MacKay pay machines on Wednesday, March 23, to address the mechanical and connectivity issues with the older models.

C-Lot is located adjacent to the Cumb...

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Posted on: March 21, 2022

Fitch upgrades City’s GO bonds to ‘AA+’ with Outlook Stable

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Top American credit rating agency, Fitch Ratings Inc., announced it upgraded the City of Clarksville’s new and outstanding general obligation (GO) bonds to ‘AA+’ with Outlook Stable from ‘AA’ on March 17.&...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

City invites you to Women’s History Month Panel on March 22 at the Roxy

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 The City of Clarksville would like to invite you to its first Women’s History Month panel discussion to pay tribute to the ongoing work of women caregivers and frontline workers who were and continue to be at the forefront of the COVID...

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

City Council appoints Joe Shakeenab for Ward 11

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The City of Clarksville is proud to welcome Joe Shakeenab as the newest council member for Ward 11. On Wednesday, March 16, the City Council voted during a continuation of the special session called on March 8 to appoint Councilperson Shakeenab.

The counci...

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Posted on: March 10, 2022

City recognizes 130 employees and employee of the year for honorable public service

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 Every year, since 2020, the City of Clarksville and Mayor Joe Pitts reserve a special date to thank all City employees for their dedication and commitment to public service during the Cause for Applause event.

To keep up with tradition, the City ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

CNCS hosted town hall to build relationships with faith-based leaders in Clarksville

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Over 50 faith-based leaders from the City of Clarkville gathered at a town hall meeting hosted by the Clarksville Neighborhood & Community Services (CNCS) on March 7 at the Clarksville Regional Airport.

The triumphant event, organized by CNCS Project C...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

Parking Commission postpones input meeting to support selection of Ward 11 councilperson

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The Parking Commission is postponing Tuesday’s public input meeting, scheduled for 5 p.m. at the Roxy Regional Theater, to give their full support and undivided attention to the City Council Special Session taking place at 4:30 p.m. inside the C...

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

City launches SeeClickFix to facilitate service requests

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The City of Clarksville has partnered with SeeClickFix to launch a new platform to allow residents to report quality-of-life issues and request City services.

As of Monday, March 1, Clarksville residents can now report problems using their mobile devices d...

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

Clarksville Police Department seeks community input about policing efforts

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The Clarksville Police Department launched an online survey today to seek input about the perceptions of our community as they pertain to public safety and the police services provided by the department.

"The Clarksville Police Department is committed...

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

City of Clarksville Annual Yard Cleanup Coming March 14 through May 2

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Spring is almost here, and the City of Clarksville is ready to help residents jumpstart their spring cleaning! 

Beginning March 14 through May 2, City residents will have the opportunity to discard their regular yard waste, such as grass clippings...

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

City Street Department Director to retire

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After four decades of public service, including 15 years as the City Street Department Director for the City of Clarksville, David Shepard is retiring on April 27.

"It has been a tremendous honor and the most rewarding experience of my life to have se...

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Posted on: February 7, 2022

City Council expected to fill vacant seat for Ward 11 in March

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City Council members will choose a new member in March to replace Ashlee Evans, City Council member for Ward 11, who resigned her seat on Feb. 3. The newly appointed member will fill the seat for the remainder of the unexpired term until the next...

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Posted on: February 4, 2022

City offices are on 2-hour delay due to hazardous travel conditions

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Due to hazardous travel conditions, Clarksville City Government offices are on a two-hour delay, opening at 10 a.m. today, Feb. 4.

City Public Safety and Utility departments will be on duty as usual, and all essential City services will continue.

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Posted on: February 3, 2022

City requests Council Members & Public not to attend tonight’s City Council Meeting out safety

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Due to the Ice Storm Warning from 3 p.m. today through 1 a.m. Friday Mayor Joe Pitts has requested that City Council members and the public not attend the scheduled City Council Meeting at 6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 3, at the City Council Chambers. 

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Posted on: February 3, 2022

City Offices closed at noon due to Ice Storm Warning

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All City of Clarksville administrative offices will close at noon today due to the Ice Storm Warning issued by the National Weather Service and to give City employees ample time to get home safely.

The National Weather Service anticipates...

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Posted on: January 25, 2022

CTS to cancel Route 1000, public input requested to consider mobility alternatives

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Clarksville Transit System (CTS) will be canceling bus service for Route 1000, a connector service to the businesses and manufacturing off of Industrial Park Drive, effective Feb. 28 due to low ridership. CTS encourages the public to provide feedback abou...

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Parking Commission hosting Town Hall Feb. 2 to provide updates on Downtown parking

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Mark your calendars! The Clarksville Parking Commission would like to invite all Clarksville residents and Downtown business owners to a Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 2, starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Roxy Regional Theatre on 100 Franklin St.

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

City offices working remotely due to hazardous travel conditions

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All Clarksville City Government offices will be working remotely Thursday, Jan. 20, due to the hazardous travel conditions. City Department leaders will continue to manage manpower to provide proper staffing levels to support operational needs.

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

City Offices closed Friday due to inclement weather

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Mayor Joe Pitts announced all City of Clarksville administrative offices will be closed Friday, Jan. 7, due to inclement weather and hazardous winter weather driving conditions.

The National Weather Service anticipates temperatures plummeting to single dig...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

City requests Council Members & Public to not attend tonight’s City Council Meeting

City Hall Jan 6

Due to the hazardous winter weather conditions, Mayor Joe Pitts has requested that City Council members and the public not attend the scheduled City Council Meeting at 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 6, at the City Council Chambers. 

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

City offices working remotely

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A portion of Clarksville City Government offices will be working remotely Thursday, Jan. 6, due to potentially hazardous winter weather driving conditions across the City.

City Public Safety departments and the Clarksville Transit System will be on duty as...

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Shelters, warming center available for tomorrow’s snowfall

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The National Weather Service is expecting early snowfall Thursday, Jan. 6, continuing throughout the day and into the evening.

With the cold weather forecasts for the Clarksville area, the Clarksville Neighborhood and Community Services is monitor...

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

City awarded $2.8M in federal funding to remediate lead paint hazards

Clarksville Neighborhood and Community Services (CNCCS) grant recognition

The Clarksville Neighborhood and Community Services (CNCS) was awarded a $2.8 million grant for the City from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Dec. 16 to protect children and famili...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Mobile tickets are now an option for transit riders

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The City of Clarksville is now offering an alternative ticketing option for individuals who use the Clarksville Transit System (CTS). As of Dec. 17, CTS customers may purchase digital bus passes via their mobile device using the Token Transit app.&nbs...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

City of Clarksville to honor Gold Star families

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The City of Clarksville is hosting a Gold Star Holiday Tree ceremony to honor the men and women in uniform who have given their lives for our country and the families who carry on their legacies on Sunday, Dec. 5, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at City Hall.

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Mass Transit 40 Under 40 honors Paul Nelson

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The City’s Transportation Director, Paul Nelson, was recognized by Mass Transit magazine as one of the nation’s top 40 Under 40 leaders for his dedication and commitment to the transit industry on Nov. 23, 2021.

Mass Transit is the only magazine exclusivel...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Mayor’s 2021 Thanksgiving Message

City Mayor Joe Pitts

Thanksgiving is about gratitude. It’s about being thankful for the blessings of the past year and acknowledging our relationship with God.

As we get into the holiday season, I would like to express my deepest gratitude to everyone in our community for the ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

City offices to close for Thanksgiving

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All City of Clarksville administrative offices will close Thursday, Nov. 25, and Friday, Nov. 26, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Most City Departments, except for CDE Lightband, will close at noon Wednesday, Nov. 24.

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

Frosty Morn Community Meeting Success!

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The City of Clarksville hosted a successful community engagement event to gather public feedback on the Frosty Morn - Rebuilding for All project on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021. 

With the support of City Mayor Joe Pitts, Mayor Pro Tem Wanda Smith led th...

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Posted on: November 2, 2021

Wreaths Across America at Riverview Cemetery

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The City of Clarksville is hosting a wreath-laying ceremony for the service members resting at Riverview Cemetery during National Wreaths Across America Day on Saturday,  Dec. 18 at 9 a.m. to remember and honor their legacy and service.

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

City Council ratifies settlement of State and Federal cases

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The Clarksville City Council voted unanimously in the Oct. 20 regular session to approve a settlement agreement in the amount of $450,000 between the City of Clarksville and Jeff and Sherri Robinson and their wholly-owned Frankl...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Gas & Water joins “Imagine a Day Without Water” campaign

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Clarksville Gas & Water joined the seventh annual Imagine a Day Without Water national campaign today to raise awareness about the role of water infrastructure in our lives and the importance of its investment. 

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

City earns 3 top financial recognitions

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The Government Finance Officers Association awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the Clarksville Finance & Revenue Department on Oct. 14, for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2020.

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Police Department launches youth initiative

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The Clarksville Police Department kicked off a new initiative called the Juvenile Engagement Team (JET) on Nov. 23 at the new District Three Precinct to develop better relationships with the local youth, particularly those at an elevated risk for negative...

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Clarksville Police launches mental health initiative

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The Clarksville Police Department officially launched the City’s first Crisis Intervention Team on Dec. 3, to assist in cases where individuals face mental illness or emotional crisis and help de-escalate situations through specialized responses.

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Posted on: September 25, 2023

Section of Buckeye Lane closed for water service line repair

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water has closed a section of Buckeye Lane from Chestnut Ridge Drive to Spruce Drive for water service line repair. Low water pressure may also affect the vicinity.

Motorists will be detoured to Chestnut...

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Posted on: September 25, 2023

City Council to receive update on Mayor's Transportation 2020+ plan

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A special non-voting, informational session of the Clarksville City Council is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 2, beginning at 4:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, 106 Public Square.

The purpose of this meeting, called by Mayor Joe Pitts, is to routinely inform and u...

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Posted on: August 28, 2023

Aerial photo shows construction on Clarksville's second water treatment plant

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Clarksville’s second water treatment plant in North Clarksville is well into construction with evident structures taking shape, as this new aerial photograph shows.

Construction is being done in three phases, with each phase...

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Posted on: August 11, 2023

Gas & Water observes National 811 Day

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Clarksville Gas & Water is excited to recognize National 811 Day on Aug. 11 or 8/11 on the calendar! This date serves as a natural reminder to always call 811 prior to any digging project to have underground utility lines marked ...

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Posted on: August 3, 2023

Recycling Roundup 2023: Clarksville's final numbers were impressive

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The results are in: 

21,278 pounds of hard-to-recycle household items were collected in Clarksville back in March.

Impressive, to say the least.

Within that cumulative number, there were 4,140 pounds of discarded tires collected during the Springtim...

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Posted on: July 26, 2023

Mayor's Summer Night Lights at Dixon Park

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The July 25, 2023, edition of Mayor's Summer Night Lights in the City of Clarksville was held at Dixon Park.

The fun revolved around the theme of, "Wide World of Sports," and the City's Finance and Legal departments pitched in b...

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Posted on: July 19, 2023

City of Clarksville sees progress on second water treatment plant

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With early-stage structures now visible on the construction site of Clarksville’s second water treatment plant, Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts and a team of leaders from City Hall and the Clarksville Gas & Water Department recently viewed the progress fo...

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Posted on: July 13, 2023

Spring Alley closed for utility work

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UPDATE 7/14/23 9:00: The sidewalk along Commerce Street from the corner of the Cumberland Parking Garage to First Street will also be closed in order to reroute fiber optic and gas lines buried in the area. The sidewalk is expected to remain closed for th...

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Posted on: July 13, 2023

City to prepare Annual State Legislative Agenda

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Clarksville City Council, along with the Montgomery County Commission, will soon begin to prepare an annual Legislative Agenda for the community’s Delegation to the Tennessee General Assembly.

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Posted on: July 7, 2023

City details interim leadership changes

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts has announced some temporary shifts in City departmental leadership staffing, while permanent replacements are sought.
Mark Riggins has returned to Clarksville Gas & Water full-time as General Manager, ...
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Posted on: June 28, 2023

Clarksville’s annual drinking water quality report released

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. ­– Clarksville Gas & Water released its annual drinking water quality report in May and again is pleased to announce Clarksville’s drinking water is safe, clean, and reliable! 

The report, also known as the “Consumer Confide...

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Posted on: June 27, 2023

Clarksville Gas uses innovative technique for natural gas pipeline improvement project

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Clarksville Gas Department began a 12-inch high pressure natural gas pipeline improvement project in early May on Highway 41-A South and is excited to announce the use of an innovative technique, cross compression, by Ve...

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Posted on: June 22, 2023

No tax increase, as City supports safety, quality of life in new budget

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The Clarksville City Council approved a new City budget for fiscal year 2023-24 that will not include a City property tax increase, and recognizes the importance of spending for public safety, quality of life, and service to the citizens of Clarksville.
Th...
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Posted on: June 21, 2023

Gas & Water plans online and phone payment system maintenance

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water has planned customer payment system maintenance to begin after 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, through Monday, June 26, at 8 a.m. During this time the customer online and pay-by-phone payment feat...

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Posted on: June 13, 2023

City offices to close June 19 in observance of Juneteenth

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – City of Clarksville offices will be closed and City employees will have a paid holiday on Monday, June 19 to observe Juneteenth as an official City holiday.

City pools, golf courses, and recreation centers will be closed as w...

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Posted on: June 6, 2023

Census: Clarksville leads Tennessee in annual population growth

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For the second year in a row, Clarksville led all Tennessee cities in year-over-year population growth between July 1, 2021 - July 1, 2022, based on the latest annual U.S. Census Bureau estimates.
The population inside the Clarksville city limits grew with...
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Posted on: May 24, 2023

UPDATE: MAIN STREET OPEN (Section of Main Street closed due to sinkhole)

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UPDATE:  Clarksville Gas & Water utility construction workers repaired the sinkhole on Main Street and reopened the road to through traffic early today.

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water has closed a section of Main ...

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Posted on: April 25, 2023

Natural gas system upgrade work to commence on Highway 41-A South

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water will begin a 180-day natural gas system upgrade project on May 1, 2023 on a section of Highway 41A South between Bagwell Road and West Stroudsville Road. 

A Gas & Water hired contracto...

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Posted on: April 6, 2023

Gas & Water observes April as National Safe Digging Month

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – April is National Safe Digging Month, and Clarksville Gas & Water reminds citizens that safe digging must be a priority to prevent damage to critical utility services -- including internet and other communications lines ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2023

Gas & Water announces customer utility bill changes coming

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water will soon implement important changes on monthly customer utility bills beginning May 1, 2023.

Gas & Water utility bill statements are due upon receipt; however, the normal 30 days to pay will ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

Gas & Water observed Natural Gas Utility Workers’ Day

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water observed the national Natural Gas Utility Workers’ Day today! This recognition is a time when communities such as ours give recognition to the employees who provide one of their most val...

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Posted on: February 23, 2023

$60,000 in Funding Awarded to Four Cities For Lead Reduction Projects Nationwide

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WASHINGTON DC — The Healthy Babies Bright Futures’ (HBBF) Bright Cities program is thrilled to announce their latest round of grant funding for cities across the US that proposed lead service line replacement projects. The awards, tota...

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Posted on: February 3, 2023

Gas & Water online and pay-by-phone customer payment access to be temporarily down

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Clarksville Gas & Water online and pay-by-phone customer bill payment features will be down temporarily on Sunday, Feb. 5, from 4 a.m. until approximately 12 p.m. for system maintenance.

This maintenance is necessary ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Water restrictions lifted for Clarksville

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water has lifted temporary voluntary water restrictions for Clarksville effective immediately. Citizens may return to normal water usage.

Early today, Gas & Water managers performed a water system ev...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Mandatory water restrictions downgraded to voluntary

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water completed repair work to a 30-inch water transmission line break on Tuesday, Jan. 17, and has downgraded current Stage 2 mandatory water restrictions to Stage 1 voluntary water restrictions of its...

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Posted on: January 16, 2023

UPDATE 2: Mandatory water restrictions effective immediately for Clarksville

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Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 2:06 p.m.

UPDATE 2: Mandatory water restrictions remain effective until further notice for Clarksville citizens due to a 30-inch water transmission line break on Ashland City Road that developed during the early morning hours on ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Gas & Water shares cold weather precautions

Cold Weather Precautions

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water shares important preventive cold weather precautions to help residents prepare for the forecast of freezing temperatures late this week and throughout the winter months. Please keep the following ...

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

Clarksville Gas & Water Alerts Public of Misleading Direct Mail Marketing Tactics

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Gas & Water is aware of recent misleading direct mail marketing tactics occurring in the Clarksville-Montgomery County area. Some citizens recently received a packaged water test kit labeled as “Cla...

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Posted on: October 3, 2022

Gas & Water celebrates Public Natural Gas Week, Oct. 2-8

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn.  – Clarksville Gas & Water joins natural gas systems across the nation to celebrate national Public Natural Gas Week, Oct. 2-8. This annual event is celebrated across the nation to build public awareness about the...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

City earns 3 top financial recognitions

GFOA Certificate 2021

The Government Finance Officers Association awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the Clarksville Finance & Revenue Department on Oct. 14, for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2020.

The Certificate of Achievement...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Gas & Water joins “Imagine a Day Without Water” campaign

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Clarksville Gas & Water joined the seventh annual Imagine a Day Without Water national campaign today to raise awareness about the role of water infrastructure in our lives and the importance of its investment. 

It a...

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Posted on: March 10, 2022

City recognizes 130 employees and employee of the year for honorable public service

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 Every year, since 2020, the City of Clarksville and Mayor Joe Pitts reserve a special date to thank all City employees for their dedication and commitment to public service during the Cause for Applause event.

To keep up with tradition, the City ...

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