The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation has listed Richland Creek as polluted. The headwaters, or the very beginning of Richland Creek, belong to Forest Hills.
The City is working with the Cumberland River Compact and TDEC to find solutions to the polluted waters of our creek. Our goal as a City is to have certified unpolluted waters in Richland Creek by Winter 2018.
Help us to meet that goal: Attend some upcoming events that will help us achieve our goal: Creek Stomp April 29 at 1:30 p.m. and Community Education and Plant Sale Day April 1. MORE