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January 2017 - Posts
New Elm Trees Being Planted in 700 Block of S. Gay Street
Check out the new lacebark elm trees being planted this week in the 700 block of South Gay Street. The tree plantings are one of the finishing touches of a $1.5 million rebuild of the 700 block ...
On Jan 31, 2017 at 4:24 PM
Black History Month: Knoxville Police Department Integrated Since 1882
After the Civil War, the Knoxville Police Department made history. It hired the City's first African-American police officer in 1882 - and continued to recruit and hire black officers, even at a time ...
On Jan 31, 2017 at 12:25 PM
Agency Promotes Awareness of Earned Income Tax Credit
Ready or not, it’s tax season, and volunteers at the Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee office are already hard at work preparing returns for residents who want to get a jump on the Ap ...
On Jan 27, 2017 at 5:13 PM
Squareup.com Shines Worldwide Spotlight on Immigrant-Owned Yassin's Falafel
On Thursday morning, approximately 45,000 viewers watched the online broadcast of the first short film from Square, the digital credit card processing company, as it was happening live before an aud ...
On Jan 26, 2017 at 2:57 PM
Knoxville's 1st Walmart Neighborhood Market Opens in NW Knoxville
Big crowd, big celebration this morning at Western Avenue and McKamey Road, as Knoxville's first Walmart Neighborhood Market officially opened! Customers were lined up before the 7 a.m. ribbon- ...
On Jan 25, 2017 at 12:09 PM
Pedestrian System Grows as Work Progresses on New Sidewalks for West Young High Pike
Southern Constructors, Inc. workers prepare to install drainage pipes that will run under the new sidewalk segment on West Young High Pike. Construction for the new sidewalk on West Young High Pi ...
On Jan 19, 2017 at 6:01 PM
Free Wi-Fi on KAT Buses, Trolleys: Check Out How-To Video for Going Digital
It sure sounds relaxing: Ride a Knoxville Area Transit bus in to work, and forget about traffic hassles or parking. And now, with free Wi-Fi available on all KAT buses and trolleys and at the Knoxvi ...
On Jan 19, 2017 at 4:10 PM
Holidays Behind Us As Ice Rink Comes Down
The holiday season is officially behind us, evidenced by removal of most downtown decorations and current demolition of the “Holidays on Ice” skating rink on Market Square this week. “We’ve bee ...
On Jan 19, 2017 at 8:19 AM
"Makeoverville"? Why Not?! Ledger Report Summarizes Wide Range of City Redevelopment Projects
If you're walking around downtown, pick up a copy of the current edition of the Knoxville Ledger - or read it digitally HERE. The cover story details a dozen major redevelopment projects currently ...
On Jan 18, 2017 at 9:54 AM
Bird's Eye View: Suttree Landing Park
Check out this great aerial photo of Suttree Landing Park, the City's first new park to open in 12 years! Many thanks to Bob Lusby, registered land surveyor with Cannon and Cannon Inc., for sna ...
On Jan 18, 2017 at 9:54 AM
Knoxville Bar Foundation
Festival on the 4th
Voting Rights Act
Mayor Helps Plug in New Solar Panels at Eastbridge Business Park
Enjoy Daniel Tiger and Spectacular Tiger Forest Exhibit at Zoo Knoxville this Saturday
Mayor touts Community Development programs' achievements
KUB Celebrates Opening of 1st CNG Fueling Station
Video: Dogwood Arts Opens With a Flourish
Marble Alley Lofts Unveils Plaque Honoring Cal Johnson
Volunteers Plant 18 Trees at New Zaevion Dobson Memorial Playground & Park
Video from The Change Center Groundbreaking Event
100 Years Ago: Annexations 'Sealed Knoxville's Destiny' as ET Hub
1st of 'Knoxville Slides' opened at the Coliseum strikes a chord with kids, media
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