On “In the City” this month, Michael Linn White takes you behind-the-scenes of Murfreesboro’s popular Lip Sync Challenge video, demonstrating how our police officers and firefighters know how to rap. With over a million views on YouTube, the video featuring music artist Big Smo and his song “Workin” has gone viral.
The September 2018 episode is airing on CityTV throughout the month or anytime on YouTube at https://youtu.be/zx877nJllJQ.
Also “In the City,” learn more about the Parks and Rec online registration system, get an inside look at renovations to Linebaugh Library, and learn why water sheds are vital to our local environment in a new series “What Water Shed Do You Live In?”
The monthly magazine show airs every day at 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Channel 3 and 1094 on Comcast Xfinity, Channel 99 on AT&T Uverse, Roku, and YouTube.
The September edition of “In the City” also features:
- ‘What Water Shed Do You Live In?’ is a new series produced by the Water Resources Department, MTSU’s Stormwater program and CityTVs Steve Burris. Watch video at https://youtu.be/__uh8zDQs3U.
- Meet the City’s new Parks & Recreation director. Nate Williams started working for Parks & Rec as a lifeguard at the age of 16. Williams explains how the new user-friendly online registration program at www.murfreesborotn.gov/ makes it easier to participate in many recreational programs. Watch video here https://youtu.be/DTQFrE1ZKeE.
- Take an inside look at how the Rutherford County Library System is renovating Linebaugh to better serve patrons. Branch Librarian Carol Ghattas explains why the main branch in downtown Murfreesboro needed a facelift. Click to view https://youtu.be/neDLv6R6rQw.
- Watch Lip Sync Challenge video by Michael Linn White featuring an interview with Big Smo and City communications employees who coordinate the production with MPD and MFRD https://youtu.be/0fP9B1KFPcA.
- Out-going Golf Director Marty McCurry, a 30-year employee with the Murfreesboro Golf Department, shares his experiences with the Old Fort Golf Course and Golf Department banquet videos, Bloomfield Links.
- Plus, the City continues to launch new divisions to reorganize government infrastructure and enhance customer service. The Utility Services and Community Services divisions were announced in August.
- Also, more award-winning news for City Schools and the City Finance Department.
‘In the City’ is hosted by Michael Linn White and produced by video producer Steve Burris.
For all the latest City news, visit www.murfreesborotn.gov or watch the most recent newsbreaks and past episodes of “In the City” on our YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/cityofmurfreesboro or www.murfreesborotn.gov/citytv.
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