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TEMA, TN Dept. of Health issue statements about Corona Virus

On Friday, the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency and the Tennessee Department of Health each issued statements regarding the Corona Virus (COVID-19) and the state's preparedness should the disease make it's way to the state. Please see those statements below: TEMA Statement: http://www.cartercountytn.gov/wp-content/uploads/TEMA-Novel-Coronavirus-Resource-Guide.pdf Tennessee Dept. of Health Statement: http://www.cartercountytn.gov/wp-content/uploads/TDH-Commissioner-Message-on-COVID-19-Preparedness-22820.pdf
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County mourns loss of Commissioner Rick Richardson

Commissioner Rick Q. Richardson On Monday morning officials and employees of Carter County government were saddened to hear of the passing of Commissioner Rick Richardson. Commissioner Richardson was elected in 2018 to represent the county’s 8th District, which includes the Harold McCormick and High School Precincts. As a member of the County
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HOME grant workshop scheduled

Carter County has received a $500,000 HOME grant from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) to rehabilitate homes. The HOME program goal is to bring sub-standard housing units into compliance with HUD housing quality standards as well as local building codes and health/safety concerns. Examples of eligible work may include
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