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Welcome to the City Blog! Here you will find news and notes about City of Knoxville services, updates on ongoing projects, links to community events, and much more. If you have questions or comments about the Blog, please email citywebmaster@knoxvilletn.gov. If you would like to peruse our Blog Archives please click here.


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October 2018 - Posts
What: University of Tennessee Homecoming Parade Where: Along Cumberland Avenue, Volunteer Boulevard, and Circle Park When: Friday, Nov. 2, beginning at 4 p.m. Who: All members of the Knoxville ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Oct 31, 2018 at 3:07 PM
  
Upon her induction as Knoxville’s Poet Laureate, Marilyn Kallet hit the ground running.  Just a week after her induction, the recently retired University of Tennessee Professor and Director of Crea ... more» 
Posted by ptravis  On Oct 31, 2018 at 10:04 AM
  
Handcrafted wooden wands and photos with the Ghostbusters may sound like things you’d walk away with from a theme park after dropping some pretty decent cash, but kids are getting these treats for ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Oct 28, 2018 at 9:57 AM
  
The Fleet Services Department’s zero-turn mowing fleet recently received a two-star Tennessee Green Fleet designation from Tennessee Clean Fuels for converting half of the City’s mowers to propane ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Oct 26, 2018 at 2:17 PM
  
At today's Knoxville Fire Department Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service, current and retired firefighters, City staff and elected officials paid tribute to the 24 City firefighters who have lost ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Oct 26, 2018 at 2:14 PM
  
Mayor Madeline Rogero and Chief Stan Sharp welcomed the Knoxville Fire Department’s largest academy recruit class on Monday, Oct. 22. From veterans of various branches in the military, to veter ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Oct 24, 2018 at 9:48 AM
  
TDOT crews wrap up surface work on the pedestrian bridge over Western Avenue. Northwest Knoxville has long been a community connected primarily by several major state highways and major City road ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Oct 22, 2018 at 12:48 PM
  
Northwest Knoxville residents are about to have extensive new pedestrian travel options, thanks to a $1.87 million TDOT grant announced by Governor Haslam on Friday, Oct. 19. The announcement i ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Oct 22, 2018 at 12:46 PM
  
In a show of unity, Mayors Madeline Rogero and Mayor Glenn Jacobs, brought together elected leaders, community non-profits, government, education and employers to highlight the challenges posed by opi ... more» 
Posted by fmcanally  On Oct 18, 2018 at 4:32 PM
  
This morning (Monday, Oct. 15), 20 recruits and cadets kicked off their first day of a 22-week academy program to become officers in the Knoxville Police Department. Chief Eve Thomas welcomed t ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Oct 15, 2018 at 2:25 PM
  
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