McGavock High School Installation Begins

On a bright and cool December morning, crews from Donelson’s very own Enviro-Scrapes arrived at McGavock High School to offer a gift from the community…a landscaping face lift. The team immediately got to work, digging holes for over a dozen large river birch and crepe myrtles. Work was done in and around the entire front […]

AT&T Donates $1500 to the DGP!

How cool is this! On Tuesday, Dec 1st, AT&T made a $1500 donation to the Donelson Gateway Project! Proceeds will go towards the ongoing DGP beautification projects around Donelson! Thanks AT&T. Pictured from L to R: Metro Council Member Jeff Syracuse, AT&T Regional Director Kathy Sager, State Rep. Darren Jernigan, plus DGP volunteers Floyd Shechter, […]

Donelson Gateway Project Workday

Get your green thumbs on!! Please join your fellow Hip D’ers on Saturday, October 26th for the fall Gateway Project clean up and winter color installation. The work starts at 8 am. There are three target sites: Briley Parkway/Lebanon Rd, Toll Booth (Stewart’s Ferry Pk/Lebanon Rd) and Stones River Bridge (Lebanon Rd/Stones River) We will […]

Hickman Elementary Work Day This Saturday!!

Be sure to help out the beautification efforts of one of our community schools….Hickman Elementary. The work begins at 9am, Saturday June 8th. Bring garden gloves, a shovel, a rake, and a willingness to make our community even better!! Thanks for getting involved. Be sure to click the donation tab on this website if you’d like […]

Broadleaf Herbicides...How And When To Use.

One way to keep your lawn or garden weed free and pristine is to use a broadleaf herbicide. While herbicides are easy to use and require far less labor that digging up weeds manually, they can uninatentionally harm plants if not used properly.  DGP board member and TN AG Extention agent David Cook provides the following tips when using […]

Gateway Site Updates

Thanks again to all of the volunteers that helped out with the April 7th workday. Below is a summary of the work done to and condition of each site: Donelson Library: Lime and fertilizer were added this week at the recommendations of the soil tests done earlier in the year. Thus far there is no […]