Neighbor to Neighbor Name: Tim Walker Years in neighborhood: 16 1/2 Profession: Metro Historical Commission Executive Director Briefly describe your role with the Historical Commission. I oversee the work of both the Metro Historical Commission (MHC) and the Metro Historic Zoning Commission (MHZC). The MHC is a municipal historic preservation agency working to document history,…

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Adjust slider above to see pics LEFT:This photograph of 1628 Fatherland Street was uncovered recently in the LSNA archives. The photo appears to date to the 1980s and shows the one-story commercial building at the corner of 17th Street and Fatherland Street as partially boarded up and marred by graffiti. The single occupied commercial unit…

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The neighborhood board voted this month to give $650 grants to three organizations. Since 2013, the Lockeland Springs Neighborhood Association has supported local projects that educate, enhance safety, build community, and beautify the neighborhood. Tennessee Alliance for Progress The alliance works on affordable housing issues and will use its grant money to promote local educational…

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