Two candidates aiming for the District 8 seat on the Chattanooga City Council say they’ll do their part to make sure minority builders and potential employees get their place at the Volkswagen hiring table.
Mayoral candidate Rob Healy lashed out at Chattanooga Mayor Ron Littlefield during a public forum on Tuesday, questioning the city’s acquisition of the old Farmers’ Market property and payments to lobbyists.
District 9 City Council candidate Peter Murphy said today that crime has gotten out of control in Chattanooga, and the City Council needs to proactively go after solutions to fight it.
Jackie Thomas, candidate for City Council District 9, speaks with the Times Free Press Editorial Board
City Councilman Leamon Pierce repeatedly attacked his two District 8 opponents’ youth and political inexperience Wednesday night during a debate at UTC, especially 25-year-old candidate Dennis Clark.