CDBG-CV Food Insecurity Grant Opportunity

Rutherford County is hosting a meeting to discuss the CDBG-CV Food Insecurity grant opportunity announced by the TN Department of Economic & Community Development. Local nonprofits that provide food and have food pantry facilities for low and moderate income families cannot apply directly.

County and City Fire Marshals Lift Ban on Open Burning

Rutherford County - TN (October 13, 2022) Fire Marshals from Rutherford County Fire & Rescue and Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department have lifted the ban on open burning in their respective jurisdictions. Starting Saturday, October 15th , anyone wishing to burn must call Tennessee State Forestry at 877-350-2876, to request a burn permit. A permit is required every year between the time period of October 15th – May15th.