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December 2016 - Posts
Green Bricks, Coming Down: Lanes Closed on Gay Street as Former KUB Building Gets $10 M Restoration
In case you haven't been in the 600 block of South Gay Street lately, the old green-glazed bricks are coming down. The $10 million conversion of the former KUB Building into the new downtown offices ...
On Dec 30, 2016 at 3:01 PM
Ring in the New Year! Looking Forward to 2017 Milestones on Key Redevelopment Projects
If you’re looking for some end-of-the-year perspective – or just giddy about the upbeat possibilities for the new year – then keep your eye on three key Knoxville redevelopment projects throughout 2 ...
On Dec 30, 2016 at 12:05 PM
Video: Hundreds of bicyclists ride in Tour de Lights parade
The temperature hovered around freezing as decorated bicyclists gathered in Market Square in anticipation of the 10th Tour de Lights ride on Friday, December 17. Too cold? Not for these fun-loving bic ...
On Dec 28, 2016 at 11:43 AM
Ijams River Landing, Knoxville's First ADA Accessible Dock, Open to Public Use
The City of Knoxville, Ijams Nature Center, and Catalyst Sports celebrated the opening of Knoxville’s first ADA accessible Ijams River Landing this past Wednesday, Dec. 14. The new amenity wil ...
On Dec 16, 2016 at 5:11 PM
Riders' Input Sought as Planners Finalize Designs for 4 Bicycle Infrastructure Projects
Four years ago, the City only had about 5 miles of designated bike lanes. But from 2013 through this year, that total has been increased to 13 miles of bike lanes and 2.4 miles of buffered bike lane ...
On Dec 16, 2016 at 2:46 PM
Mayor Rogero Welcomes Artists
Mayor Rogero’s office felt like a buzzing art gallery Dec. 6 when approximately 30 members of the Arts and Culture Alliance visited the sixth floor of the City County Building to discover where th ...
On Dec 15, 2016 at 2:38 PM
Parks and Recreation Staffers Lend a Hand in the Smokies
(Left to right) Pamela Mitchell, Beth Field, Angie Davidson, Lori Sloan, Alexandra Gellis, and Ray Clifton headed to volunteer to help those in need after fires in Gatlinburg and the Smokies. Th ...
On Dec 09, 2016 at 4:50 PM
City Employees Among the Many Rushing Help to Sevier County: 3,100 Hours at Fire Scene by KFD, KPD
Many communities rushed help in all forms – firefighters, search-and-rescue teams, food, supplies, prayers and charitable donations – to Sevier County communities devastated by the Nov. 28 wildfires ...
On Dec 07, 2016 at 2:49 PM
Got an Entrepreneurial Pitch for a New East Knoxville Business? Contest Offers $10,000 Prizes
Know exactly what the East Knoxville business community needs and how you can do your part in triggering a growth spurt? Are you an entrepreneur who could put a $10,000 prize to good use to make your ...
On Dec 06, 2016 at 4:31 PM
Bare Root System, Partners and Volunteers Make Planting of 62 Trees Possible
Volunteers planted trees this past Saturday, Dec. 3, in in the right-of-way on Anniversary Lane, bringing both aesthetic appeal and functionality to the Silver Leaf Habitat Neighborhood in East Kn ...
On Dec 05, 2016 at 5:28 PM
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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