We just caught word about this documentary over Twitter from the good folks at Nashville Arts magazine: Nashville Rises is directed by Zac Adams, narrated by Academy Award winner Billy Bob Thornton, and produced by Skydive Films, Lavorsia Pictures and IGBA Productions. Here’s hoping this homegrown documentary about the Nashville flood of 2010 will finally communicate the [...]
The floodwaters that wrecked our city earlier this year have long since receded, but their legacy of destruction and displacement is something Nashville will be dealing with for a long time to come. Luckily we’ve received a lot of help from friends all around the country in the intervening months. And there are more friends [...]
Got the day job out of the way for the time being, so here’s a rundown of some general Nashville flood information and links for you today: Reports are that the city’s water reserves have increased in the last day, but conservation measures are still necessary to guarantee that everyone has access to clean water. [...]
Water conservation is becoming more and more important in Nashville as the days go by. This is as big a deal as anything when it comes to keeping the population of Nashville safe and healthy. Millions of people die around the world every year after drinking water from unsanitary sources. As the United Nations noted [...]
The president has declared four counties in Tennessee disaster areas. The national media is paying attention, at least a little bit. And Nashvillians are coming together to help each other, showing the country that we get things done regardless of who’s watching us. As bad a mess as this is, these are things to be thankful for.