Residents say they want Solutions at South Corridor Study Kick-off Meeting in Franklin

Dozens of residents filed into the Williamson County Public Library Tuesday in Franklin to give their input about how to bring transportation solutions to the South Corridor, or a 35-mile portion of Interstate 65 and Franklin Pike, which runs through Williamson, Davidson and Maury counties. The first of two public meetings in Williamson County on…

Youth Leadership Brentwood Scholarships Awarded

Six Williamson, Inc.Youth Leadership Brentwood graduates will be awarded scholarships at the Williamson, Inc. State of the County Address on July 24 at the Franklin Marriott Conference Center. The scholarship recipients are Sarah Reidy, Lauren Shepard, Hyungtaek Shin and Jack Westin, seniors at Ravenwood High School; Namrah Ajmal a Brentwood High School senior; and Jonah Franks, senior at Brentwood…

WCAR Presents Results of Case Study on Williason County’s Population Growth and Economic Development

This morning at Franklin Tomorrow’s Breakfast with the Mayors, the Williamson County Association for REALTORS® (WCAR) presented the outcomes of the study titled, “Population Growth & Economic Dynamics: A Case Study for Williamson County.” This study examines the relationship between population and economic growth as it pertains to Williamson County and various counties in Tennessee.…

Williamson County Businesses are a Big Part of the Forces Driving the Nashville Airport Expansion

Williamson County businesses and residents are a big part of the reason the Nashville Airport plans to expand over the next decade. Nashville Airport Authority CEO Doug Kreulen gave an update on the airport’s future at Outlook Williamson on April 24. He explained why passengers from Williamson County are a part of that expansion. “We’ll…

Steakhouse Lands at Cool Springs Development as Boyle touts Momentum

A Houston-based steakhouse chain is expanding into Middle Tennessee, arriving first at a mixed-use development in Williamson County’s Cool Springs commercial hub. Plans filed with the city of Franklin reveal that Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille will occupy about 11,000 square feet of space at the McEwen Drive entrance of the McEwen Northside development, across from the Whole…

Why The Gulch’s Financier wants to be in Cool Springs

Dirk Melton, an executive at the development company that gave rise to Nashville’s highest-profile urban neighborhood, identified one overriding reason why he’s now pursuing the firm’s first Williamson County project. “It’s quality of life. Period. The end,” Melton said at the annual Outlook Williamson event in Franklin, hosted by Williamson Inc., the county’s combined chamber…