An energetic small city set in the idyllic countryside only 30 miles north of Nashville, Gallatin offers the rich variety of recreational, educational, and economic activities you’d expect to find in a bigger city. Gallatin boasts high-paying jobs and low taxes, economic health, a thriving arts scene, and a vibrant retail environment make Gallatin a hub for family life.
5/14 - The Sumner Co. Health Department is now vaccinating 12 - 15 year olds. Register at https://vaccinate.tn.gov/
Youths under age 14 must have consent from parent or legal guardian. A non parent or guardian bringing the child to Vol State must have signed note allowing for child to receive the vaccine.
COUNCIL APPROVES CROSSWALK LIGHTING THROUGHOUT DOWNTOWN GALLATIN NEWS - The Gallatin City Council unanimously approved on final reading last week an ordinance appropriating $132,200 in remaining bond funds from 2014 and 2016 to be used to add in-street lighting along both sides of each crosswalk, which would flash when activated by a pedestrian. The crosswalks are located on East Main Street near the Gallatin Public Library, on North Water Avenue near Swaney Swift’s on the Square and on West Main Street near city hall.
Volunteer to help restore old headstones in the historic Gallatin City Cemetery. Training and materials are provided for this unique experience! Live fiddle playing, light refreshments and community spirit will be available. 615-451-5961
PAVING SCHEDULE FOR MAY
UPDATED 4/29 - Now that spring weather is here, Gallatin Public Works is hard at work paving streets all over Gallatin. Here is a list of streets that will see new asphalt in the coming weeks.
E Park Avenue
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TWIN EAGLES EXPANSION APPROVED WITH DOUGLAS LANE CONNECTION GALLATIN NEWS - A 171-home expansion of the Twin Eagles subdivision has been approved by the Gallatin City Council with a controversial connection to Douglas Lane despite opposition from many area residents. As part of their decision, members of the council also specified that the entrance onto Douglas Lane would not be required until at least 88 homes in the expansion were completed.