Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke seeks to give Delta Queen the boot - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke seeks to give Delta Queen the boot

Posted: Updated:
Photo by Maura Friedman. Photo by Maura Friedman.
CHATTANOOGA, TN (Times Free Press) -

Other cities want it. The National Trust is on the verge of naming it a National Treasure.

Yet Mayor Andy Berke wants the Delta Queen out of downtown Chattanooga by Sept. 30.

The historic and iconic riverboat that arrived in Chattanooga to much fanfare in 2009 is being unceremoniously evicted, according to records from Berke's office.

"The city has properly ordered that the vessel be removed," states a Sept. 10 temporary berthing agreement signed by City Attorney Wade Hinton.

Read more from our news partner the Times Free Press.

Powered by WorldNow
Can't find what you're looking for?

WRCB-TV
900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 267-5412

WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WRCB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.