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.
4/5 - All Tennessee adults (16+) are now eligible for COVID-19 vaccination effective April 5. Make an appointment with the Sumner County Health Department at https://vaccinate.tn.gov/ or call 866-442-5301. Find other vaccine locations here https://vaccinefinder.org/
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.
The market, which held its opening day May 1, is located at 160 W. Franklin St. next to the Gallatin Police Department. It’s organized each year by the Gallatin Area Chamber of Commerce and will be open every Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. through October.
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.