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In the decades before serene family homes occupied the Glendale neighborhood of South Nashville, exotic animals, lush vegetation and summertime whimsy filled the area. The Glendale Park Zoo sat seven miles outside of downtown, a place where animals roamed and children screamed at the drop of the wooden roller coaster ride.

Greer Stadium Nashville
Those Drones

The future of Nashville’s old minor league baseball stadium will soon be determined. Officials have seven redevelopment pitches in hand and have asked some of the development teams to answer follow-up questions on Monday.

Jacobia Dowell
Metro Nashville Network

Despite a threat from a few members of the Metro Council, there will not be a freeze on the construction of apartments in the Antioch area.