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Posted on: January 30, 2024

Clarksville Street Department repairing potholes inside City

Road Work

The City of Clarksville Street Department is working this week to repair City streets after rounds of freezing and thawing weather have caused an abundance of potholes.

This work in the City limits is one part of a broader effort across the region to repai...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

City of Clarksville offices to open at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19

City Hall

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - City of Clarksville government offices will be open at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19, to allow more time for roads to clear after additional light accumulations of wintry precipitation fell on Thursday.

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

City of Clarksville offices closed at noon Thursday, Jan. 18

City Hall Jan. 6

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - City of Clarksville government offices closed at noon Thursday, Jan. 18 due to a winter weather advisory issued by the National Weather Service. 

Essential city public safety personnel will be on duty as usual and all...

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Posted on: January 11, 2024

Clarksville Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with inclusivity and service

Mayor Joe Pitts

The following is a commentary from the desk of Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts, at the arrival of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., federal holiday:

On Monday, January 15, our great City of Clarksville, Tennessee, will join the rest of the nation in observing a...

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

City offices closed Dec. 25-26 for Christmas

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CLARKSVILLE, TN. –  City of Clarksville offices will close Monday, Dec. 25 and Tuesday, Dec. 26 to observe Christmas.

City Public Safety Departments will be on duty as usual and all essential City services will continue.

Clarksvil...

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Posted on: December 19, 2023

David Smith named Director of Clarksville Street Department

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - David Smith has been elevated to the permanent title of Director of the Clarksville Street Department.

Smith has compiled a combined 18 years working for the City of Clarksville. During that time, he has held leadership positions with ...

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Posted on: December 16, 2023

Clarksville is united and determined in recovery, one week after tornado

Mayor Joe Pitts

The following is a statement from Joe Pitts, Mayor of the City of Clarksville, one week after the Clarksville tornado of Dec. 9, 2023.

One week ago today, a devastating tornado struck in areas of the northern part of the City of Clarksville.

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

City of Clarksville creates webpage tracking for Accessibility Enhancements

Spend A Day in My Wheels

The City of Clarksville has launched a City Website Dashboard to track goals and progress in its aggressive and forward-thinking Accessibility Enhancement capital project. 

This capital project, created by the Clarksville City Council in 2023, all...

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Posted on: December 6, 2023

Regional Planning Commission seeks input on Comprehensive Plan for Growth

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WHERE WILL WE BE IN THE NEXT 20 YEARS? 
The new Clarksville-Montgomery County Comprehensive Plan is the long-range policy document to guide land use, growth, and development.
The plan is the culmination of an extensive two-year process of outreach ...
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Posted on: December 5, 2023

As City parking garage work continues, some street closures announced

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City of Clarksville Projects Manager John Hilborn announced this week that, as construction on the City’s new downtown parking garage continues at First and Commerce streets, related utility work in Spring Alley is scheduled to be completed by F...

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Posted on: December 2, 2023

Free downtown parking Friday-Monday in December

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CLARKSVILLE, TN. – Throughout the month of December,  the City of Clarksville will waive downtown parking fees Friday to Monday to promote shopping locally during the holiday season.

This promotion was inspired by “Local Busine...

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Posted on: November 7, 2023

City offices to close November 10 for Veterans Day

City Hall

CLARKSVILLE, TN –  City of Clarksville offices will close Friday, Nov. 10 to observe the Veterans Day federal holiday.

City Public Safety departments will be on duty as usual and all essential City services will continu...

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

City of Clarksville developing safety action plan

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CLARKSVILLE, TENNESSEE – The City of Clarksville is developing a Safe Streets and Roads for All (SS4A) Safety Action Plan to help prevent roadway fatalities and serious injuries for all users including motorists, pedestrians, cyclists, and publi...

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Posted on: October 27, 2023

City of Clarksville Internal Audit Department earns excellent rating

City Hall

The City of Clarksville’s Internal Audit Department was recognized for excellence in a recent peer review.

The Association of Local Government Auditors concluded in its peer review that, the City of Clarksville’s Internal Audit Departme...

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Posted on: September 26, 2023

Learn how to become a vendor with the City of Clarksville

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It's time again for the City of Clarksville Reverse Vendor Fair!
The city invites all local and regional business owners to the Wilma Rudolph Event Center on Tuesday, Oct 17 to learn how they can have the City of Clarksville as their newest client...
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Posted on: August 15, 2023

Roofing work to begin at Clarksville City Hall

City Hall

The City of Clarksville Project Manager's office announces that the replacement of the roof at Clarksville City Hall, 1 Public Square in downtown, is about to begin.The contractor is scheduled to start setting up safety scaffolding at the entranc...
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Posted on: July 13, 2023

City to prepare Annual State Legislative Agenda

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Clarksville City Council, along with the Montgomery County Commission, will soon begin to prepare an annual Legislative Agenda for the community’s Delegation to the Tennessee General Assembly.

The City&rsquo...

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Posted on: June 22, 2023

No tax increase, as City supports safety, quality of life in new budget

City Hall

The Clarksville City Council approved a new City budget for fiscal year 2023-24 that will not include a City property tax increase, and recognizes the importance of spending for public safety, quality of life, and service to the citizens of Clarksville.
Th...
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Posted on: June 15, 2023

'Street Food On The Square' returns June 26

The third edition of the City of Clarksville - sponsored "Street Food On The Square" is coming to Public Square next to City Hall on Monday, June 26.
This month's featured food trucks will be Chillz Italian Ice and Pop N Dogs, said Micha...
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Posted on: May 23, 2023

City of Clarksville makes progress on key capital projects

Capital Athletic Complex

The City of Clarksville continues to make progress on several key capital projects that are budgeted.
Projects range from the Rossview/Exit 8 Athletic Complex to the revitalization of the Frosty Morn property in the Red River District, to new public safety...
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Posted on: May 4, 2023

Old terracotta arch to be removed at 106 Public Square

Terracotta arch aerial

On Monday and Tuesday, May 8-9, weather permitting, crews for B.R. Miller Company will be removing the old terracotta arch from the entrance of 106 Public Square.

City of Clarksville Projects Manager John Hilborn said the existing terracotta arch ...
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Posted on: May 2, 2023

City of Clarksville to start building Downtown Parking Garage

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In the second week of May, the City of Clarksville will launch site preparation for the construction of the downtown Parking Garage that is both planned and funded by the City.

The new City Parking Garage site is at First and Commerce streets adjacent to t...

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