Chattanooga City Council votes to double sites for early voting

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The City Council will hold a meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the City Council building to discuss the Chattanooga Village Highway 153 plan. The $100 million mixed-use site was approved this week by the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Commission. It will go before the council in upcoming weeks. Many community members have opposed the proposed development.

The Chattanooga City Council approved early voting sites for the next city election in an 8-0 vote Tuesday night, doubling the number of satellite sites.

The council approved having the Hamilton County Election Commission open as an early voting location, and four satellite sites -- Brainerd Recreation Center, Northgate Mall, Bethlehem Center in St.