Chattanooga has increasingly been recognized around the nation in top  publications for a plethora of accomplishments. These accolades include being top in lists of great places to live, remarks about Chattanooga's consistently strong economy, and the beautiful scenery and great hospitality.


Chattanooga is one of six cities worldwide that work at creating great urban experiences.

US News & World Report

usa today

The riverfront city has transformed its skyline along with its reputation...Chattanooga has been reborn as the Scenic City.

USA Today

washington post

Chattanooga is well on its way to becoming one of America's best midsized cities.

The Washington Post

Chattanooga is voted one of the top 50 vacation destinations in the United States.

Disney's FamilyFun Travel Web site

national geogrpahic

Chattanooga is the only Tennessee city highlighted in "Great Long Weekends: 46 Places to Get Away From It All."

National Geographic Traveler magazine

The boston Globe

Chattanooga is a scenic city full of Southern personality [that] offers several surprises and is a fine place to sample Southern cooking.

Boston Globe