City of Franklin Announces Open House Invitation to First Public Involvement Meeting for Columbia Avenue Widening & Improvements Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: City of Franklin Announces Open House Invitation to First Public Involvement Meeting for Columbia Avenue Widening & Improvements Project **Reminder** FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The City of Franklin invites all users, corridor tenants and interested citizens to attend the first public involvement meeting for the Columbia Avenue (State Route 6 and U.S. Route…

Nashville, Williamson high schools rank among state’s best

April 21, 2016 The Tennessean by Melanie Balakit Several Middle Tennessee high schools are ranked among the top 10 high schools in the state, according to U.S. News and World Report. Hume Fogg Magnet School and Martin Luther King Jr. Magnet School ranked first and second in the state. Both schools are Metro Nashville Public…

U.S. News rankings place Williamson high schools near the top in Tennessee

April 20, 2016 Franklin Home Page by Emily West This year’s U.S. News and World Report along with the Washington Post placed several of Williamson County’s high schools as some of the top in Tennessee. Brentwood ranked the highest, at No. 5, with Ravenwood and Franklin High School following in slots No. 7 and No.…

Work Opportunity Tax Credits (WOTC) available online to businesses

Department of Labor and Workforce Development Can Now Approve Tax Credits in 24 Hour NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) announced recently the introduction of a new online system where businesses can apply for Work Opportunity Tax Credits and be approved in most cases in 24 hours. Previously, the approval process…

12 things you didn’t know about Williamson County

  By Charlane Oliver  Outlook Williamson, presented this year by Skanska, took place Tuesday, March 15 at The Factory at Franklin. A crowd of more than 300 Williamson County business owners, realtors, developers and community leaders attended the half-day economic forum that featured presentations and panel discussions by industry-leading economic experts and developers, including: Ann…

Applications available for Leadership Brentwood Class of 2017

    BRENTWOOD, TN — Leadership Brentwood, a program to educate Brentwood area residents and others about the city and its leadership, is accepting applications through June 3 for the Class of 2017. Prospective class members are invited to attend an informational mixer at the Williamson, Inc. Chamber, 5005 Meridian Blvd. Suite 150, Franklin, TN…

Tractor Supply Co. launches garden program with area schools

March 25, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Alison Nash Brentwood-based rural lifestyle retailer Tractor Supply Co. (NASDAQ: TSCO) has awarded $500 to more than 30 schools to help start or sustain a school garden program, according to a news release. “Dig It” is aimed to help students learn more about food sustainability and sourcing. “We…