Williamson County Unemployment Rate Falls in February, Still State’s Lowest

March 30, 2017 The Patch by J.R. Lind NASHVILLE, TN — The unemployment rate in Williamson County was 3.5 percent in February, down 0.4 percent from the January figure, according to the Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development. The unemployment rate dropped in all of Tennessee’s 95 counties after two months of 95-county increases.…

In Williamson County, rising home prices aren’t slowing demand

March 21, 2017 The Tennessean by Bill Lewis Home builders in Williamson County are doing what manufacturers of everything from vehicles to dresses do when demand for their products exceeds supply. They’re making more. Several of Middle Tennessee’s largest builders are introducing or expanding new home communities in Williamson County. Their timing is good. Buyers…

Williamson officials approve funding for new Brentwood elementary

March 14, 2017 The Tennessean by Melanie Balakit The Williamson County commission approved $15 million for a new Brentwood elementary school Monday night. With the approved intent-to-fund resolution, the school will be on track to open on Split Log Road in fall 2018. The new school will help alleviate neighboring overcrowded schools like Kenrose Elementary…

Airport to offer new nonstop service to San Francisco

March 9, 2017 Nashville Post Nashville International Airport officials announced Thursday that Alaska Airlines will begin daily nonstop service to San Francisco beginning Sept. 5. Tickets are on sale now, with service to San Francisco International Airport (SFO), according to a release. A daily flight to and from Nashville International Airport (BNA) will be offered.…

Brentwood Leadership Class 2017

Project “Team Inclusive” Benefiting the Brentwood Community   Every year the Leadership Brentwood Program identifies eighteen leaders from the civic, educational, government, religious and business communities who will use their leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities for the long-term benefit of the Brentwood community. The program provides an educational format, which allows leaders to enhance their leadership…

Hospitality and Tourism career summit & summer internships

  Columbia State Community College and local hospitality business partners are hosting a Hospitality and Tourism Career Summit on April 1st AND Hospitality Summer Internships again this year! The Summit will take place at CSCC Campus on April 1. Students will have an opportunity to talk with industry leaders and learn more about the summer internship offerings as…

Highwoods to develop $96M Mars Petcare HQ

February 28, 2017 Nashville Post Highwoods Properties announced Tuesday a third-quarter groundbreaking at Ovation in Cool Springs on a $96 million headquarters for Mars Petcare. Highwoods, which is based in Raleigh and has a Nashville office, will develop two connected LEED-Gold certified office buildings (with a collective 224,000 square feet) and structured parking, according to…

30,000-square-foot indoor soccer complex approved for Nolensville

February 14, 2017 Brentwood Home Page by Landon Woodroof A site plan for a 30,000-square-foot indoor soccer complex in Nolensville was approved Tuesday night at the city’s Planning Commission meeting. The complex would be built at the end of Haley Industrial Drive on the north side of town, and would be the first privately owned…