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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Goodlettsville Offers Recreation Opportunities at Home

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Let’s face it, the effects of COVID-19 have drastically changed everyday life, and that can be hard. Goodlettsville Parks and Recreation wants to alleviate a little bit of the stress by providing at home recreation opportunities for you and your...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

City of Goodlettsville Offers Payment Options to Customers

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The City of Goodlettsville continues to offer the following ways to pay your utility, property tax, or traffic citations during this State of Emergency:

  • City of Goodlettsville Utility Payments
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Posted on: April 6, 2020

How to Dine "Out" in Goodlettsville During COVID-19

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As we navigate thru this unchartered territory of social distancing from crowds and dining out, the City of Goodlettsville Tourism Department also known as Visit Goodlettsville, would like to call attention to local restaurants offering takeout, curbside ...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Governor Lee issues Executive Order 23

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Governor Lee issues Executive Order 23

As many people are aware Governor Bill Lee yesterday announced the issuance of Executive Order 23 amends Executive Order 22 by now REQUIRING Tennesseans to stay at home unless engaging in essential activity or essenti...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

City of Goodlettsville cancels all Municipal Court and driving schools for the month of April

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City of Goodlettsville cancels all Municipal Court and driving schools for the month of April

The City of Goodlettsville in accordance with the Tennessee Supreme Court Order number ADM2020-00428 has cancelled all Municipal Court Dockets and Driving Schools...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

CARES Act temporarily adds the “Paycheck Protection Program” to the SBA’s 7(a) Loan Program

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CARES Act temporarily adds the “Paycheck Protection Program” to the SBA’s 7(a) Loan Program

The Paycheck Protection Program loan applications just rolled out today, April 3, 2020. These loans are fully forgivable if guidelines...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

COVID-19 – Be on guard to protect yourself from fraud

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COVID-19 – Be on guard to protect yourself from fraud 

Neighbors helping neighbors during times of need, such as COVID-19 and other disasters, is what the Great State of Tennessee is best known for worldwide.  This is why we are...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Park Use Update to Include Closure of Moss-Wright Park

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After careful consideration, the City of Goodlettsville has made decision to close Moss-Wright Park and Pleasant Green Park. At the close of business today, April 2, 2020 the park gates will be locked and remain locked through April 14. A decision on exte...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Regarding the CARES Act and Unemployment: What employers and employees need to do now

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Note from Mary Laine Hucks, Director of Economic Development for the City of Goodlettsville:

“The following information has been compiled from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development. We will...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Goodlettsville Police Department approach to COVID-19

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The primary goal of the Goodlettsville Police Department is to provide for the safety of our community, and we do this while balancing the need to maintain the safety of our employees. During these unprecedented times this desire brings greater challenges...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Goodlettsville Fire Department approach to COVID-19

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As we all work through the new normal related to COVID-19, we wanted to provide our citizens with an update on your fire department.

We are doing everything possible to maintain the health and safety of the responders. We are still going to all the same em...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Governor Lee issues Executive Orders 21 and 22

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As many people are aware Governor Bill Lee yesterday announced the issuance of Executive Orders 21 and 22. Each of these orders further enhances the States ability to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  Both Executive Orders are in effect unt...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

City of Goodlettsville expands facility closures to include City Hall

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As the City of Goodlettsville works diligently to curtail the spread of the COVID-19 virus, it has now become necessary to close the city hall facility to the public.  City staff will still be available to take all of your calls and to assist you...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

City of Goodlettsville offers guidance in how to cope with COVID-19 in our Community

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The COVID-19 situation in our community can be very stressful on everyone.  Many people are self-quarantining, and this may impact mental well-being.  Everyone at times may need various levels of help and support, and no one has to go th...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Spring Clean-up Day POSTPONED

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The Community Clean-up Day scheduled for Saturday, April 18th has been postponed. This event allows residents to drop-off one truckload of household waste for free and usually coincides with our free shredding event. It is a popular event and will happen ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2020

Goodlettsville Parks and Recreation Update: March 30, 2020

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Goodlettsville, TN – As park use continues to increase, the Director of Parks and Recreation, Sarah Jennings, has cautiously updated the park rules to include the restriction of group gathering within the park. As of today, March...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Goodlettsville small businesses affected by the COVID-19 virus may apply for Economic Injury Disaste

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Goodlettsville small businesses affected by the COVID-19 virus may apply for Economic Injury Disaster Loans through the Small Business Administration 

“As we navigate through the COVID-19 global pandemic, the City of Goodlettsville Econo...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

City of Goodlettsville Reassures Citizens

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The City of Goodlettsville would like to reassure our citizens that we are open for business. Essential services such as police, fire, sewer, and trash are fully operational and will remain in operation to provide necessary p...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Goodlettsville Announces COVID-19 Utility Billing Notice

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The City of Goodlettsville recognizes the unexpected financial hardships of its residential and commercial utility customers as a result of the COVID-19 public health emergency.

Service interruption, penalties and/or late fees for sewer, sanitation and sto...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

GOODLETTSVILLE COVID-19 HOTLINE NUMBER CREATED

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In order to better serve any residents who may have needs or questions in regards to the COVID-19 virus, the City of Goodlettsville is pleased to announce that it has designated the phone number 615-851-2200 as its COVID Hot-Line.  When calling t...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

Goodlettsville Municipal Court Cancelled

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In response to the COVID 19 pandemic, The Tennessee Supreme Court has postponed ALL in person Court proceedings in the state, including the City of Goodlettsville Municipal Court, through March 31.   Following/Below are the rescheduled dates for ...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

Reach the Goodlettsville Customer Service Center by Email

The City of Goodlettsville is having trouble receiving phone calls. The service provider is working to correct the problem. Please direct all inquiries and concerns to the Customer Service Center by email at customerservice@goodlettsville.gov until furthe...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Recommended Precautions

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The City of Goodlettsville would like to provide some general information in regards to the COVID-19 virus. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.  ...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Smart 911

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Plan ahead for any emergency by giving 911 the information they need to help you fast.

Nashville Emergency Communications Center (ECC) now offers a free service to help first responders know critical information about your family and your residence when yo...

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Goodlettsville Counts! Census 2020

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The 2020 Census complete count will begin in Goodlettsville in March. The count is mandated by the Constitution and conducted by the U. S. Census Bureau, a nonpartisan government agency. It counts the population in all 50 states and provides critical data...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

10 Acre Development Site Offering

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Address:

400 Block of Conference Drive

Goodlettsville, TN 37072

Summary:

Class A Office Park development. 4 pad ready lots available. View the listing brochure for full details.

Skyline Primary Care has been built on lot 23 and is in full operation.

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Historic Mansker's Station Open on First Saturdays

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Historic Mansker’s Station consists of a reproduction 1779 log station and the Bowen Plantation House, said to be the longest standing brick structure in Middle Tennessee. 

During the tour, interpreters clothed in 18th century attire all...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Holiday Hours for City Services

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City of Goodlettsville offices will be closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

Holiday Pick-up Information: Sanitation routes WILL NOT run on the following holidays: Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Pick-ups for these holidays will occ...

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

Road Closure and Delays for Conference Drive

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There will be scheduled repairs on Conference Drive on Wednesday, December 4th and Thursday, December 5th weather permitting. The repairs will include some milling and paving on both north and southbound sides. The repairs are scheduled to take place betw...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Thanksgiving Hours for City Services

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City of Goodlettsville administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th. Sanitation routes will NOT run on Thanksgiving Day. Pick-up will occur on the next day following the holiday. Recycling will be picked up on...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Ghost & Lantern Tour at Historic Mansker's Station

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On Saturday, October 26, 2019, visitors of all ages are invited to step back in time and take a night tour through the grounds of the Bowen Plantation Home and Historic Mansker's Station. Historical interpreters dressed in 1700's style attire will guide y...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Goodlettsville Community Clean-up Day, Saturday, October 12th

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Goodlettsville Fall Clean-up Event

WHO: Citizens residing within the city limits of Goodlettsville (proof of residency required - no commercial)

WHAT: Free drop-off of trash and recycling (up to 1 pick-up truckload)

WHEN & WHERE: Saturday, October 12; Fr...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

National Night Out to be held Tuesday, October 1st

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The Goodlettsville Police Department will host the National Night Out on Tuesday, October 1st from 5:00-9:00pm on the grounds of City Hall.

Residents in neighborhoods throughout Goodlettsville are asked to lock their doors, turn on the outside lights and s...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

City of Goodlettsville Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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The City of Goodlettsville has been awarded the Certificate for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive financial report (CAFR) covering fiscal year 2017...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Music at the Market, Thursday, September 19

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The Goodlettsville Farmer’s Market will host Music at the Market, a free live music event on Thursday, September 19 between 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm to celebrate the opening of the new Gateway to Music City Exhibit which is located inside the...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

PARK UPDATE: Peay Park, Friday, September 13

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Due to work being conducted on Memorial Dr., The Splash Pad at Peay Park will be closed on Friday, September 13, and the Community Center will close at 12:00pm, as water will be shut off to both facilities. The splash pad and Community Center will return ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

City of Goodlettsville to Host Grand Opening for New Splash Pad

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The City of Goodlettsville will hold a grand opening ceremony on Saturday, August 31 at 10:00 A.M. to commemorate the opening of the new splash pad at Peay Park. The fully gated, 5,600 square foot splash pad is the latest amenity at the park and is positi...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Salty Dog Festival Saturday, September 7th

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Saturday, September 7th will be another fun-filled day in Goodlettsville! 

It will begin with the 6th Annual Stop, Drop, & Run 5k and Fun Run benefiting the Goodlettsville Fire Department Children's Program. The Fun Run begins at 7:30 am and t...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Sanitation Routes WILL RUN week of September 2nd.

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Sanitation routes in the City of Goodlettsville WILL RUN on a normal schedule next week and will not be changed due to the Labor Day Holiday on Monday, September 2nd.

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Road Closure for Hitt Lane

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Due to CSX making repairs to the railroad bridge, Hitt Lane will be closed from Old Springfield Highway to Isaac Drive from Monday, August 5th to Friday, August 9th.

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Sewer Rehab and Delays

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**UPDATE** STREETS WILL NOT HAVE TO BE CLOSED BUT EXPECT DELAYS

There will be traffic delays on Cartwright and Cedar Street for sewer rehabilitation work on Tuesday, July 9th and Wednesday, July 10th.

This schedule is subject to change with weather and work...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Goodlettsville Residents Invited to Join Citizens Leadership Academy

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Program OverviewThe Goodlettsville Citizens Leadership Academy is a citizen engagement course designed to provide Goodlettsville residents with a better understanding of the workings of their municipal government and how city services are delivered. The p...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Goodlettsville Residents Can Sign up for the No Knock Registry

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As of May 1, 2019, Goodlettsville residents can now place their address on the No Knock Registry. The Goodlettsville Board of Commissioners passed the No Knock ordinance in order to address an ongoing issue facing residents.

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Goodlettsville Farmer's Market Opens at the Visitor's Center

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The temperatures are warming up with spring in full bloom, and what is more exciting than the prospect of fresh local produce provided by your nearby farmers’ market? This season, don’t forget to buy your produce and goods at the Goodl...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Goodlettsville Announces Lineup for 2019 Music On Main

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The City of Goodlettsville has announced the lineup for the 2019 Music on Main Summer Concert Series. This live music event features acts of different musical genres, food trucks, and activities for the kids.  This year’s series is pres...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

City of Goodlettsville Enables New Emergency Notification System

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The City of Goodlettsville has changed emergency notification systems from Code Red to AlertSense. This change was considered very carefully and was made to give the City more control at a lower cost.

AlertSense will provide direct access to critical alert...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Goodlettsville to Celebrate Arbor Day by Greening Peay Park

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Goodlettsville's Arbor Day Celebration will take place on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 11:30am at Peay Park. Participants will have an opportunity to help plant trees and children will be able to plant flowers at the dedicated site for the Rachel's Garden Pl...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Goodlettsville Spring Clean-Up Day

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WHO: Citizens residing within the city limits of Goodlettsville (proof of residency required - no commercial)

WHAT: Free drop-off of household waste up to one (1) truckload, & free document shredding

WHEN & WHERE: Shredding event is from 9:00am-12:0...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Goodlettsville Payments Drop Box Now Available at City Hall

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A drive-up drop box is now available in the front parking lot of Goodlettsville City Hall. Any City of Goodlettsville payments may be dropped off and will be checked the next business day. No cash payments will be accepted. For additional information plea...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Historic Mansker's Station Adds Saturday Hours

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The City of
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Beginning March
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Posted on: January 21, 2019

Upcoming Activities & Events

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Goodlettsville Parks & Rec and Goodlettsville Tourism offer many activities throughout the year.  All events that are hosted on city property or sponsored and managed by the City of Goodlettsville are found on the website under the calendar t...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

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