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Posted on: August 26, 2016

Aldermen Povlin, Williams Sworn In at Aug. 25 Board of Mayor and Aldermen Meeting

Two newly-elected aldermen were sworn in by Town Judge Keith Alley at the Aug. 25 Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting at Town Hall. Alderman Louise Povlin will represent the North Ward, and Alderman Ron Williams will represent the South Ward.
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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Farragut Museum Features "Timeless Toys" Exhibit

FARRAGUT, TN – The Farragut Museum invites the community to visit “Timeless Toys.” This exhibit will be on display Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, through early 2017 (closed Dec. 24 and 25). This special exhibit will feature items from the Museum’s collection of a...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

2016 Introduction to Farragut Class Meets Board, Staff at Opening Reception

The Introduction to Farragut Class of 2016 met for the first time at a reception and program kick-off held Wednesday, Aug. 17 at the Farragut Town Hall.

Introduction to Farragut is a unique way to connect participants with the Town, providing informa...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Farragut Receives LPRF Grant for Mayor Bob Leonard Park Improvements

The Town of Farragut has received a Local Parks and Recreation Fund (LPRF) grant from Governor Bill Haslam and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation in support of renovations at Mayor Bob Leonard Park.

Governor Haslam awarded a tota...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

Picnic Pavilion Reservations Available Year-Round

The Town of Farragut reminds the community that its parks and greenways are open for public use and enjoyment year-round, including the Town’s seven picnic pavilions at Anchor and McFee parks and Founders Park at Campbell Station.

Pavilions are avail...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

Farragut’s Free Day of Putt-Putt Provides Family Fun

Who says nothing in life is free? The Town of Farragut and Putt-Putt Golf & Games of Farragut will offer a dose of free fun at the 25th annual Free Day of Putt-Putt on Monday, Sept. 12. Players can enjoy putt-putt at no charge from noon to 9 p.m. The ...Read on...

Posted on: July 13, 2016

Farragut Offers Community Plant a Tree Program to Honor Loved Ones

FARRAGUT, TN – The Town of Farragut offers a unique way for community members to remember or honor their loved ones – through the Plant a Tree Program – by purchasing a tree to be planted in one of Farragut’s parks or along a Farragut greenway.

Those...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2016

Farragut Business License Renewal Ongoing Through Aug. 31

The renewal period for the Town of Farragut business privilege license is ongoing through Aug. 31.

Those businesses that currently have a business license can renew at no cost at www.townoffarragut.org/formcenter. A printable renewal form is also avai...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

Town of Farragut Now Using Nextdoor.com

The Town of Farragut is now utilizing Nextdoor (www.nextdoor.com), the private social network for neighborhoods, to foster additional communication with its residents.

Currently, Nextdoor has 2,065 residents registered in the Town representing 32 Farr...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Farragut Museum Debuts New Friends Program

The Farragut Museum has revamped its membership program in 2016! Friends of the Farragut Museum is an annual renewal program offering five contribution levels with various benefits.

Support from the Friends of the Farragut Museum will be essential to ...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Farragut Arts Council Invites Local Artists to Join Directory

FARRAGUT, TN – The Farragut Arts Council invites local artists to participate in the Farragut Artist Directory by submitting their information to the Town of Farragut.

The directory is available on the Town of Farragut website at www.townoffarragut.org...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2016

Choices in Senior Care Offers Frontotemporal Dementia Class at Town Hall in September

The Town of Farragut is hosting a free presentation for caregivers at the Farragut Town Hall on Sept. 6. Specific class information is as follows:

Frontotemporal Dementia

When: Tuesday, Sept. 6, 5:30 p.m.

What: This program explores frontotempora...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2016

Social Media 4 Seniors Offers Classes at Town Hall in September

The Town of Farragut is hosting six technology classes for seniors offered by local company Social Media 4 Seniors (www.socialmedia4seniors.net) in September at the Farragut Town Hall. Participants must be 55 years or older to attend. Register early as on...Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2016

AARP Smart Driving Program Provides Refresher on Rules of the Road

What: During the AARP Smart Driving Program, participants 55 years of age or older can complete 8 hours of class time to be eligible for a discount (up to 10%) on their auto insurance. Any age can attend. The program, which is taught by trained AARP volun...Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2016

Town reminds businesses of event permit process

The Town of Farragut encourages its businesses to be aware of the regulations for the event application process, especially in regards to signage requirements. These requirements pertain to all types of organizations, including businesses (both commercial...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Farragut Arts Council Selects Mary Agnes Schaefer as July - August Featured Artist

FARRAGUT, TN – The Town of Farragut Arts Council presents Mary Agnes Schaefer as the featured artist for July and August. Located at the Farragut Town Hall, her exhibit features quilt squares painted on canvas.

Schaefer’s featured painted quilt square...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Pilates and Zumba Classes Start in August at Town Hall

FARRAGUT, TN – The Town of Farragut is offering six-week Pilates and Zumba classes starting in August at the Farragut Town Hall. Specific class information is as follows:

Zumba
What: Zumba fitness combines Latin music rhythms and dance styles as well ...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Town Offers Free Rental Equipment for Neighborhood Cleanups

The Town of Farragut now offers the free rental of cleanup equipment – including vests, pickers and trash bags – for neighborhood cleanup days.

A neighborhood representative can call the Parks and Leisure Services Department at 966-7057 to reserve the...Read on...