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What’s Next For Short-Term Vacation Rentals In Chattanooga

The living room at a vacation rental property on Riverfront Parkway in Chattanooga.
Matt Hamilton / Chattanooga Times Free Press
The living room at a vacation rental property on Riverfront Parkway in Chattanooga.

A proposed ordinance on short-term vacation rentals here in Chattanooga failed to pass at the City Council this week.

What happened - and what might happen next?

David Floyd is local government reporter for The Chattanooga Times Free Press.

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