Talahi Park to Receive State Grant for Preservation

Communications Director

Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-3480

400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

  • Share on Facebook
  • Share on Twitter
  • Share via Email
News item

Talahi Park to Receive State Grant for Preservation

Posted: 10/11/2016
Talahi ParkPhotos by Traci K. McDonell / City of Knoxville

Check presentation at Talahi ParkOn Monday, Oct. 17 at 4 p.m. at Talahi Park (1034 Cherokee Blvd.), State Rep. Eddie Smith will present a $30,000 grant from the state of Tennessee to the Kingston Pike/Sequoyah Hills Association for the preservation of the historic Sunhouse Fountain on Cherokee Boulevard at the entrance to Talahi Park.

The neighborhood association plans to launch a fundraising campaign to match the state grant, allowing the complete restoration of the 1928 fountain.

Talahi Park needs your helpFor more information about the KPSHA’s efforts to restore Talahi Park, see http://www.sequoyahhills.org/talahi-park-restoration.html.