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TDOT, Keep TN Beautiful release litter study

The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) and Keep Tennessee Beautiful (KTNB)  released data from its 2022 Tennessee Statewide Litter Study.

Engineering firm Burns & McDonnell conducted the study to provide a comprehensive understanding of quantity, composition, and sources of litter...

Tennessee hits record $27.5B in travel spending

The state of Tennessee set a record $27.5 billion in travel spending in 2022, according to preliminary data from U.S. Travel and Tourism Economics.

Among the top 25 states, Tennessee is the fastest-growing state in travel spending since 2018 and has risen from 14th to 11th in the nation for...

Tennessee agencies raise awareness about flood preparedness

National meteorologists are forecasting above average rainfall across a large portion of the U.S. this spring including most of the Mississippi and Cumberland river basins, which could include significant portions of Tennessee.

In an effort to help Tennessee homeowners prepare for potential flood...