The chairwoman of America’s Promise Alliance is Alma Powell, the wife of retired General Colin Powell.
America’s Promise Alliance selected the 100 best communities from a list of 750 from all 50 states.
The 3 Tennessee cities that were named kid-friendly:
See why these 3 locations in Tennessee were chosen.
Other ways that Nashville ranks best.
We moved from Florida to Tennessee in 2001. All signs point to the fact that we will probably retire here — by choice. We L O V E Nashville! Our favorite places to live are just south of the City — we've had houses in Brentwood, Franklin, and Spring Hill. And we have properties in Leipers Fork, Cookeville, and Lewisburg. This site is where I share my best tips for moving your family to Nashville and/or visiting Nashville for the first time — with the ultimate goal of helping you find fun things to do in Williamson County and Davidson County. When I'm not out & about enjoying the Nashville area, you'll find me at the corner of Good News & Fun Times as publisher of The Fun Times Guide (32 fun & helpful websites).