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. Recognized as one of the top “power suburbs” in the United States, 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.
SUBARU DEALERSHIP PROPOSED Gallatin could be getting a Subaru dealership on Nashville Pike near Lowe’s.The property, sits across from Miracle Ford next to Sumner Bank and Trust. Plans for the development were presented to commissioners Monday ahead of a meeting between developers and the homeowners’ association of the nearby Villages of Plantation neighborhood.
BUY A SHIRT AND HELP CREATE A MIRACLE
Parks and Rec plans to construct an all-inclusive park accessible for children and adults with special needs. Help fund this project by purchasing a shirt from the Civic Center: Sport-Tek Moisture wicking is $15 and regular ANVIL 980 cotton shirts are $12
GALLATIN FIRE DEPARTMENT CLOTHING DRIVE FOR KIDS
Together with Ramsey Clothing Closet, the Gallatin Fire Department is collecting gently used or new clothing with emphasis on infant/toddler clothing for all seasons. All items must be clean and dropped off in trashbags at any GFD Fire Station. Contact 615-452-2771 for any questions.
The day-long summer music festival at Lock 4 Park will be headlined by Jamestown Revival. Other top acts include Framing Hanley, Daniel Donato, Casey Weston and Sun Seeker. In all, up to a dozen bands are expected to perform from noon to 11 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18. Presale tickets are $25
Karl and Jan Heinrich's alpaca fiber was knit into scarves as gifts for CMA Award nominees. Approximately 125 alpacas live on the couple's 60-acre farm, Long Hollow Suri Alpacas, outside Gallatin city limits — they moved from their dream home on Long Hollow Pike for more land.