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Monthly Archives: May 2013

The City of Bartlett ORDINANCE 13-07

The City of Bartlett ORDINANCE 13-07 AN ORDINANCE TO ADOPT THE 2013-2014 GENERAL FUND, STREET AID FUND, SOLID WASTE FUND, GENERAL IMPROVEMENT FUND, DRUG ENFORCEMENT FUND, DEA ENFORCEMENT FUND, DRAINAGE FUND, PARKS IMPROVEMENT FUND, UTILITY FUND, DEBT SERVICE FUND AND CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS FUND BUDGETS. SECTION 1:  BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Mayor and […]

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The City of Bartlett ORDINANCE 13-08

The City of Bartlett ORDINANCE 13-08 AN ORDINANCE TO LEVY AND ASSESS A TAX RATE FOR AD VALOREM TAXES UPON REAL PROPERTY AND PERSONAL PROPERTY IN THE CITY OF BARTLETT FOR THE TAX YEAR 2013 BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Mayor and Alderman of the City of Bartlett, Tennessee, hereinafter referred to as […]

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The City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Bartlett Historic Preservation Commission  will meet in  the Bartlett City Hall Annex Conference Room  at 6382 Stage Road on Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. for a hearing to consider the following request: The City of Bartlett is requesting approval for a Historic Preservation Landmark […]

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The City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Pursuant to the requirements of the State of Tennessee and Ordinances of the City of Bartlett, Tennessee, the following information is published and made known to all interested persons: The Bartlett Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 7 p.m. in […]

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The City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Pursuant to the requirements of the State of Tennessee and Ordinances of the City of Bartlett, Tennessee, the following information is published and made known to all interested persons: The Bartlett Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 7 p.m. in […]

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The City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Board of Zoning Appeals will meet in the Assembly Chamber at Bartlett City Hall on Thursday, June 20th, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. for a hearing to consider the following request: Herman and Betty Williams, 4843 Cuffeywood Cove, Bartlett, owners, are requesting a variance from Article V, […]

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The City of Bartlett Notice of Public Hearing

The City of Bartlett Notice of Public Hearing The City of Bartlett, Tennessee, hereby provides certain financial information for the 2013-2014 fiscal year budget in accordance with Tennessee Code Annotated 6-56-206. There will be a public hearing concerning the budget at City Hall on June 11, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.

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Couple with Bartlett connections get funky with wood

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Presley Edmiston is quick to say that he’s starting his own business, just like his mom and dad. “It’s going to be Presley’s Awesome Creations,” said the enthusiastic 8-year-old as his parents, owners of Funky Creations in rural Fayette County, laughed and smiled. Presley, who proudly showed some of the custom crosses he’s already made, […]

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Bartlett teens release first album

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On a recent weeknight, four Bartlett teens were dashing raindrops as they lumbered massive amps up the steps of a historic Midtown co-op. It was a somewhat typical night for the teens who started playing music together a couple of years ago. But it was only recently that the foursome — who call themselves The […]

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Tax rate lower than expected

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Bartlett’s tax rate might not be going up as much after all. The city’s Board of Aldermen was expected to accept Tuesday night a certified tax rate of $1.62 per $100 of assessed property value. That’s down from the $1.67 the city originally considered when Mayor Keith McDonald proposed his budget earlier this month. It’s […]

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Medal of Honor recipient from Bartlett being laid to rest today

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One of the last Medal of Honor recipients from World War II is being remembered this afternoon after succumbing to cancer earlier this week. Vernon McGarity, 91, of Bartlett, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013. Visitation is from 1:30 p.m. today until the time of the service at Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery, 5668 Poplar Ave. […]

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Code Orange ozone advisory issued for Shelby County, region

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The Shelby County Health Department has issued a Code Orange Ozone Forecast for Saturday, May 25, for the Memphis Metropolitan Area, which includes Shelby County; Crittenden County, Ark.; and DeSoto County, Miss. A code orange advisory indicates ozone levels are forecast to exceed the eight-hour National Ambient Air Quality Standards. Under existing guidelines, ozone levels […]

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