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Forecast: More Places to Work and Play Downtown

Forecast: More Places to Work and Play Downtown

January 2, 2013 at 6:22 pm

A new study predicts more growth in downtown Nashville, especially when it comes to retail and office space. But it comes with the caveat: parking must improve.

Mayor, Omni Unveil Proposed Deal for Convention-Center Hotel

August 24, 2010 at 5:59 pm

Metro Government will effectively pay half the cost of a hotel to go with its new downtown convention center. That’s part of a proposed deal with Omni Hotels, which will pay cash for the cost of construction and end up the sole owner.

Council Holds Off On Reworking Public Art Funding

March 17, 2010 at 7:32 am

Last night Nashville’s City Council voted to hold off on a measure that would rework how Metro funds public art. The bill’s sponsor says it looks like there won’t be a need for such a change.

Nashville Selected To Host National Folk Festival

March 10, 2010 at 6:21 pm

Starting in 2011, the free weekend event will take place on several downtown stages, and feature everything from bluegrass to salsa to middle-eastern music.

Streamlined May Town Proposal Must Start Over From Scratch

March 2, 2010 at 11:31 pm

Nashville’s Metro council has sent back to the drawing board a controversial plan to build a new urban center in rural Bells Bend.