10 Dec 2022

Category: Tennessee


TDEC, TennGreen Land Conservancy and Fentress County residents celebrated the transfer of 227 acres of land to the Pogue Creek Canyon State Natural Area

Fentress County, TN – According to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, this is a donation from the Allardt Land Company and it transfers land along Stewart Creek Gorge to the state. State officials have announced that the 3,000-acre Pogue Creek State Natural Area contains sandstone cliffs,…


Governor Lee and Commissioner Salyers of the TDEC announced a $17.5 million loan from the State Revolving Fund Loan Program for the City of Cookeville to improve water infrastructure

Cookeville, TN – According to the statement, this loan is reportedly one of two approved by the Tennessee Local Development Authority, with loans for Smyrna and Cookeville totaling $20 million. State officials have announced that the loan for the City of Cookeville comes from the Drinking…


12 Tennessee State Parks are joining the Tennessee chapter of the American Canoe Association to offer low-cost kayaking instruction on May 21 as part of National Safe Boating Week

Chattanooga, TN – According to the state officials, the classes are being offered at a discount, costing $15 per person, with the revenue going to Tennessee State Parks. Officials have announced that all instructors are Tennessee volunteers who are nationally certified to give paddling and…


Gov. Lee announced the appointments of Deputy Governor Butch Eley to also serve as Commissioner of the TDOT and Jim Bryson to serve as Commissioner of the F&A

Chattanooga, TN – According to the statement, Deputy Governor Butch Eley will reportedly lead strategic infrastructure modernization to prepare the state for continued growth. Deputy Governor Butch Eley will also continue to advise Lee as Deputy Governor and maintain an office in the State Capitol. Tennessee Governor…