Beacon Weekly Roundup – August 19th

August 19, 2016 9:57AM

Beacon Blog Roundup

Tennessee Earns Disappointing 6th Place in “Freedom Olympics”

Lindsay Boyd laments Tennessee’s drop in the 2016 state freedom rankings and discusses ways to improve our score.

Beacon Lawsuit Improves Nashville Airbnb Policy

The Nashville Metro Council voted to repeal its unconstitutional restrictions on homeowner’s use of signs related to short-term rental properties due to the Beacon Center’s lawsuit.

Beacon in the News

The Tennessean mentioned the Beacon Center’s lawsuit against the city of Nashville regarding Airbnb regulations.

The Michigan Standard quoted Beacon President & CEO Justin Owen in an article about insurance rate spikes in Tennessee.

The Tennessean quoted Justin Owen in an article about the Tennessee Department of Corrections’ contract with Aramark.