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04/12/2017 03:08 PM
Community Development Department Public Hearing April 12
The City of Murfreesboro Community Development Department has announced a Notice of Public Hearing, Wednesday, April 12, 6 p.m., at the Patterson Park Community Center, 521 Mercury Boulevard.

04/11/2017 03:31 PM
Downtown studies, WWI display, Siegel EZ Swing Suit, featured ‘In the City’
A vision for a vibrant downtown Murfreesboro will bridge North Highland Avenue with the “Historic Bottoms.” If you missed public comments before the Murfreesboro Planning Commission, you can still catch the highlights and more in this month’s edition

04/10/2017 09:02 PM
Avoid the sting of bee extinction at 2017 Earth Day Celebration April 22
Join Murfreesboro Electric Department from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Historic Downtown Square for the 16th Annual Earth Day Celebration on April 22. This year’s theme, “Nothing would sting more than bee extinction,” focuses on the underappreciated insect

04/10/2017 04:38 PM
MCS expands Gifted Education Program with Gifted Academy
Twenty-five teachers from Murfreesboro City Schools received their Tennessee Employment Standard for Gifted Teaching after completing the MTSU/MCS Gifted Academy.

04/07/2017 11:23 PM
City Construction Projects for April 9 through April 15

04/07/2017 08:15 PM
‘Historic Bottoms’ past and future featured in ‘Murfreesboro Storytellers’
Murfreesboro’s “Historic Bottoms,” with a past known for low terrain and flooding, dates to the Civil War and Reconstruction. It was a place where many former slaves resided after gaining freedom and where African Americans made a community

04/06/2017 10:43 PM
Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department to Host Egg Hunts April 8, 15
The Aquatics division would like to invite you to come take part in our one-of-a-kind Under Water Egg Hunt at Patterson Park Community Center Pool, April 8. The Citywide Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday, April 15 at Richard Siegel Park.

04/06/2017 07:11 PM
Six-year-old survivor to reunite with First Responders at 'Welcome Home Benefit'
On Saturday, April 8, six-year-old Camden Collins will be welcomed home by family, friends, first responders, and caregivers after spending several weeks recovering from injuries related to a vehicle accident.

04/06/2017 06:51 PM
MTSU research center partners with agencies to conduct Midstate wage and benefit study
MTSU’s Business and Economic Research Center will conduct a wage and benefit survey for industries located in rural areas of Middle Tennessee in hopes of equipping economic development officials with valuable data that can be used to recruit new industry

04/04/2017 02:49 PM
Engineering Division adds Michele Emerson as Project Engineer
Michele Emerson has joined the City of Murfreesboro Engineering Division as a Project Engineer.

04/04/2017 02:46 PM
Nine Officers Complete Basic Police Training
The Murfreesboro Police Department is pleased to announce the graduation of nine police officers from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy.

03/30/2017 04:04 PM
Food for Fines Week is April 9 -15: Give to a Good Cause for What You Owe
Got overdue library fines - and some extra groceries? If so, the Linebaugh Public Library System (LPLS) is offering you an easy way to pay off those overdue fines to celebrate National Library Week.

03/24/2017 02:57 PM
Power Board appoints P.D. Mynatt as MED General Manager
The Murfreesboro Electric Department Board of Directors have appointed P.D. Mynatt as the new general manager of the utility.

03/24/2017 12:55 AM
City names Russell A. Brashear as Assistant Transportation Director
Russell A. Brashear has been named assistant transportation director by Director Jim Kerr. Brashear’s major responsibility will include operation of the City’s Rover public transit system with 23,500 riders per month. He began his duties March 20.

03/22/2017 05:55 PM
Murfreesboro Planning Commission Public Hearing, March 22
On Wednesday, March 22, the Murfreesboro Planning Commission will meet at 7 p.m. to hold important public hearings on two key downtown-area studies. The City has been studying “North Highlands Avenue” and the “Historic Bottoms”’ for nine months.

03/15/2017 03:25 PM
Reminder: Food Truck Permit Required in Murfreesboro
Vendors interested in operating a food truck within Murfreesboro City limits are required to have a Mobile Food Service Vehicle permit. The annual permit is $50.00.

03/13/2017 03:13 PM
City of Murfreesboro prepared to handle winter ice and snow
The City of Murfreesboro is stocked and ready to clear streets of ice and snow again this winter season. The City Street Division currently has a total stockpile of 800 tons of salt and have readied snow plows and trucks for the winter season.