WCAR Study suggests ‘Growth Pays for Itself,’ as Revealed at Breakfast with the Mayors

The Williamson County Association of Realtors unveiled a county growth study Tuesday in partnership with Middle Tennessee State University, showing the exponential growth occurring in Williamson County over the past few decades actually “pays for itself”, according to the study. The six-month study, “Population Growth & Economic Dynamics: A Case Study for Williamson County,” presented…

South Corridor Transportation Study gets Input from Franklin Community at Tuesday Meeting

Brentwood resident Rick Borchert does a good bit of traveling, and he said that just about anywhere he goes he can find reliable and efficient public transportation to get around. When he returns home, however, it’s massive gridlock. “Transportation is difficult, and it’s getting more difficult in the Nashville area,” Borchert said. “When I travel,…

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.…

Brentwood Academy Middle School Robotics Team Earns World Title

On Saturday, April 27, the Brentwood Academy middle school robotics team was awarded the VEX Robotics World Championship Excellence Award at the competition (considered to be the largest STEM competition in the world) which included 30,000 people and 1,650 teams from 40 nations around the world. Team “9364X” earned the Excellence Award, the highest award…