Airbnb ban illegal, but it tells of government efficiency

The civil cases files against outlaw Airbnb activists and homeowners illustrates how political government works against constitutional and respectful government. Illegal government is efficient; lawful government is hamstrung. Chip Henderson got city council to pass his overlay map plan for regulation of short-term vacation rentals. As he recounted Tuesday at council, he had initially proposed allowing the whole city open to these rentals by private parties through the Internet, serving clients worldwide who come to stay in Chattanooga at private houses. But he couldn’t get the council to agree to a blanket “amnesty” from the regular zoning ritual. So he … Continue reading Airbnb ban illegal, but it tells of government efficiency