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Gov. Bill Lee amends executive order, will allow salons and barbershops to reopen next week

In a move that will reverse parts of an executive order issued just one day prior, Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee announced barbershops and salons will be allowed to reopen beginning Wednesday, May 6.

Nashville Mayor John Cooper to Metro Council: Raise property taxes or prepare for ‘mass layoffs’

Nashville Mayor John Cooper has rolled out his $2.44 billion fiscal year 2020-21 operating budget that includes a 31.7% property tax rate increase and various cuts, which he said were necessary steps to avoid mass layoffs.



Williamson County library system to launch take-out service for books

The Williamson County Public Library System plans to reopen with limited services on May 4 as a part of its Library2Go program, according to a video announcement from WCPLS Manager Jeffie Nicholson on April 29.

Restaurants to reopen and other Nashville-area news

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Wendy Sturges, Alex Hosey and Dylan Aycock contributed to this report.