Williamson County leads U.S. in job growth for fourth consecutive quarter

    Williamson County leads U.S. in job growth at 6.7 percent Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics For release 10:00 a.m. (EST), Wednesday, December 7, 2016   COUNTY EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES Second Quarter 2016   From June 2015 to June 2016, employment increased in 291 of the 344 largest U.S. counties, the U.S. Bureau of…

January start set for $50M Franklin residential project

December 13, 2016 Nashville Post Crescent Lockwood Glen will offer 239 apartments with attached garages Crescent Communities and Pearl Street Partners are eyeing a January groundbreaking for the next phase of their Franklin-based master-planned community Lockwood Glen. According to a release, Crescent Lockwood Glen will offer 239 residential units available in one-, two- and three-bedroom…

Freeland Chevrolet and related companies launch Freeland Cares to donate $15,000 per month to local organizations and causes

  Ben Freeland and the teams at Freeland Chevrolet, Freeland Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, 360 Burger, Freeland Insurance Agency, Ascent Auto Finance, Freeland Realty, and Freeland Auto Recycling are proud to announce the Freeland Cares initiative which expands on the outstanding job our team has done supporting MSABC – Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. Freeland…

Franklin Transit service study

Public meeting Thursday, January 5, 2017   Franklin Transit will be holding a public meeting for highlighting the recommendations of a transit service study for Franklin Transit as conducted by The TMA Group and TranSystems. The Franklin Transit Authority request public input on the recommendations. The purpose of the study is to evaluate the existing…

START UP ESSENTIALS: Williamson, Inc. offers business plan template, resources

September 12, 2016 Brentwood Home Page by Zach Harmuth So you have a great idea. You thought of something that no one else has, or see an opportunity for a niche product or service in the local economy. What do you do next? Whether it is dog biscuits or beer or a homemade lemonade stand,…

Historic downtown Franklin mansion one step closer to Biscuit Love

December 2, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Adam Sichko A Nashville-based restaurant company riding an epic growth spurt has purchased a turn-of-the-century mansion in downtown Franklin. The real estate arm of Fresh Hospitality paid $1.95 million on Dec. 1 for the Victorian mansion known as Lillie Belle’s, at 132 Third Ave. S., according to newly…