Updates to City Business

UPDATE (3/15/2021, 8:00 a.m. CST) While the mask mandate in Rutherford County expired on March 15, the City of La Vergne will still require customers and employees to wear masks in all government buildings as well as adhere to social distancing guidelines to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. 

UPDATE (8/31/2020, 3:51 p.m. CST) The City of La Vergne will be reopening its building lobbies beginning September 1. At City Hall, visitors are required to wear a mask and check in with a front desk receptionist who will direct them to the appropriate office.

UPDATE (5/28/2020, 3:00 p.m. CST) The City of La Vergne is extending its closure of all city building lobbies.  More information is available here.

UPDATE (5/11/2020, 7:14 a.m. CST) The City of La Vergne Parks and Recreation department has cancelled the 2020 Miss La Vergne Beauty and Baby Pageant until next year.

UPDATE (5/4/2020, 12:07 p.m. CST): The City of La Vergne is expecting to reopen parts of the city, including some parks and facilities. The barricades at Veterans Memorial Park will be removed on May 4, 2020 to give access to the green spaces in the park as well as the walking trail. More information is available here.

UPDATE (4/13/2020, 5:15 p.m. CST): In compliance with Governor Lee’s extension of the Stay at Home mandate, the City of La Vergne is extending its modified schedule for employees. The extension will be reevaluated on a weekly basis. More information is available here

UPDATE (4/3/2020, 8:34 p.m. CST): As a way to help protect citizens and employees, Mayor Jason Cole and city administration are putting a modified schedule into effect to allow the city to operate with minimal staff. This comes following Governor Bill Lee’s Executive Order No. 23 mandating Tennesseans stay home because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The modified schedule will begin Monday, April 6 and continue through Tuesday, April 14 at which time staff will reevaluate the modified schedules. More information is available here.

UPDATE (4/2/2020, 12:12 p.m.) Mayor Cole issues “Safer at Home” initiative in conjunction with Governor’s order. More information is available here.

UPDATE (3/30/2020, 9:24 a.m. CST): City Court has been suspended for the month of April. Court clerks are in the process of notifying those who are scheduled to attend.

UPDATE (3/30/2020, 9:09 a.m. CST): The City of La Vergne Easter Egg Hunt has been officially cancelled.

UPDATE (3/23/2020, 5:24 p.m. CST): City building lobbies will be closed indefinitely. More information is posted here for those who need to conduct city-related business. 

UPDATE (3/23/2020, 3:00 p.m. CST): Beginning March 23, 2020, the City of La Vergne will waive all late fees for water and sewer bills and will not cut off service for non-payment during the COVID-19 pandemic through April 30, 2020. Water bills are still due and payable and everyone is expected to pay their bills. This is a way for the city to ease some of the stress and anxiety for our residents during this difficult time. We are encouraging everyone to make payments online at lavergnetn.gov or pay by calling (844) 347-8367. If you need to be put on a payment plan or if you have questions, contact the Water Billing Department at 615-793-5932.

UPDATE (3/19/2020, 4:17 p.m. CST): The La Vergne Public Library will remain closed until further notice.

UPDATE (3/17/2020, 7:30 a.m. CST): The annual Easter Egg Hunt has been postponed to April 11, 2020.

UPDATE (3/15/2020, 6:40 p.m. CST): The Citizens Police Academy has been postponed until further notice.

UPDATE (3/14/2020, 6:29 p.m. CST): All parks in the City of La Vergne will be closed indefinitely beginning Sunday, March 15, 2020. All greenways will remain open until further notice.

UPDATE (3/14/2020, 6:18 p.m. CST): The La Vergne Public Library will be closed starting Sunday, March 15 and will not open until after Saturday, March 21. Staff members will be working to deep clean the library during the closure.

UPDATE (3/13/2020, 7:07 p.m. CST): Due to the declaration of a state of emergency for the State of Tennessee that was issued by Governor Lee, the declaration of a national emergency that was issued by President Trump and out of an abundance of caution, the City of La Vergne is taking precautions to help keep its citizens safe due to the recent positive diagnosis of COVID-19 in Rutherford County.

  • The La Vergne Senior Center will be closed until further notice. City staff will be deep cleaning the center in the interim to ensure the center is clean and safe when the center does reopen.
  • The La Vergne Public Library will be cancelling all extracurricular classes and programs. The library will remain open during their normal business hours.
  • City court has been suspended and will not meet for the next two weeks (March 18 and 25).

Also, the following meetings will be cancelled until further notice:

  • Greenway Advisory Committee
  • Historical Preservation Advisory Committee
  • Local Emergency Planning Committee
  • Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee
  • Senior Citizens Advisory Committee

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