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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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July 2018 - Posts
1. When is bulky waste collected? a. At the same time as weekly curbside pickup. INCORRECT. If a Waste Connections driver is able to collect a bulky waste item at the time of trash collectio ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Jul 30, 2018 at 1:10 PM
  
More than 150 citizens originating from nearly 50 countries around the world recited the Pledge of Allegiance for the first time as U.S. citizens after becoming naturalized in Knoxville on Tuesday, Ju ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Jul 27, 2018 at 5:10 PM
  
Residents attended a public meeting Monday, July 23, at Cal Johnson Recreation Center to hear and give feedback on architectural suggestions for the center’s renovation. Located at 507 Hall of ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Jul 27, 2018 at 1:46 PM
  
Officer Jason Gardner Police Lt. Brian Evans grins when asked about what it's like for motorcycle officers to patrol during the hottest parts of summer. "Everyone thinks it's a great job, an ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Jul 25, 2018 at 6:07 PM
  
Last Friday, Emerald Youth Foundation broke ground for construction of a neighborhood complex that will serve the young people and residents of Lonsdale.   The complex will include two multipurp ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Jul 23, 2018 at 2:27 PM
  
Market Square started a place for local farmers to share their produce locally. Nourish Knoxville's Market Square Farmers’ Market is open every Wednesday and Saturday in May through November. Every we ... more» 
Posted by ptravis  On Jul 23, 2018 at 2:25 PM
  
Cedar Lane, a staple route of the Fountain City/North Knoxville community, has been under construction for several separate projects. Rogers Group, Inc., a crew contracted by the City of Knoxvi ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Jul 23, 2018 at 1:41 PM
  
Hot temperatures are good for keeping asphalt warmed for paving. That makes the summer paving season, and crews certainly have been busy! Cherry Street was recently resurfaced. Each year, the ... more» 
Posted by kgibi  On Jul 23, 2018 at 12:33 PM
  
If you think Knoxville's heat and humidity can be unbearable at times, imagine being a firefighter and battling a 900-degree house fire while wearing heavy, multi-layered, insulated turnout gear. " ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Jul 20, 2018 at 5:21 PM
  
Rarely does a Knoxville resident like Annabelle visit Mayor Rogero's office.  Annabelle works with children adopted from foster care to help them build a sense of security, trust and patience.  ... more» 
Posted by ptravis  On Jul 20, 2018 at 4:03 PM
  
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