Heritage Foundation Hosts 2nd Annual Preservation Symposium

Presented by Renasant Bank, the program will feature nationally renowned speakers and local preservation leaders. May 23, 2019 (FRANKLIN, Tenn.) – The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN is hosting its 2nd Annual Preservation Symposium: Practical Preservation, presented by Renasant Bank, at the Williamson County Enrichment Center on Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 8:30 a.m.…

Hampton Inn and Suites Cool Springs Celebrates Recent Renovations

Hampton Inn and Suites showcased its new lobby and room renovations on Thursday in Cool Springs with a celebratory ribbon cutting in partnership with Williamson, Inc. Located within walking distance of CoolSprings Galleria, the newly renovated hotel with 127 rooms came to Franklin in 1996. Nancy Conway, Williamson, Inc.’s senior vice president of community relations,…

Developer shows Nolensville ‘Southwalk,’ a 27-acre Mixed-Use Development Proposal

After it appeared on the Nolensville Planning Commission agenda last week, a developer invited Nolensville residents and community members to a Town Hall Tuesday night to discuss plans for a newly-proposed mixed-use development called Southwalk. With concerns spanning more than an hour of discussion, planning commissioners deferred the proposed development to the June 11 Planning Commission meeting. Entrepreneur…

Nolensville named in 2019 study as ‘Best Place to Live’ in Tennessee

The town of Nolensville was recently named the “Best Place to Live” in Tennessee, according to a recent data analysis by HomeSnacks. Nolensville was selected by the online regional infotainment company based on recent census and FBI data, as well as information which analyzes a city’s crime rates, job opportunities and salaries, affordable housing, schools and commute…

Deadline extended until May 24 for Franklin Tomorrow Volunteer Award Nominations

The deadline for nominations for Franklin Tomorrow’s 13th annual Exemplary Community Volunteer Awards has been extended for one week until Friday, May 24, to allow for additional time to prepare nominations. Williamson County is blessed with individuals of all ages and companies and groups of all sizes who give unselfishly of themselves to make our…

Why Nolensville? Several Business Owners Talk about Decision to Locate out East

Williamson, Inc. will be hosting their quarterly Nolensville Business Luncheon this week at Mint Springs Farm. This luncheon will feature local business owners and diving in to why they chose to open their business in Nolensville. The panel will include Lynn Whisenant with Mint Springs Farm; Amy Tanksley with Uncle Class Barbershop; and Chris Going…

Transportation Summit will feature Colorado Mayor’s Transit Success Story

Williamson, Inc. is featuring a Transportation Summit at its Business Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs. The program will feature information about the South Corridor Study. The study will result in a plan that will identify and recommend a locally preferred alternative for transit service,…

Cool Springs Office Market Heats Up for Millennials

As Nashville lures a steady stream of major new companies downtown, Franklin – the region’s historically most popular office destination – is remaking its workplaces to keep up with the competition. Three sprawling new developments that together represent an almost $1 billion investment are coming to market now in Franklin’s Cool Springs business district, 15 miles south of downtown. Developers are carefully curating…