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Downtown Trolley Super Stop Upgrades: New Shelters, Signs on Main Street
Last weekend, Knoxville Area Transit's maintenance crew installed new shelters on Main Street, in front of the City County Building, for downtown trolley passengers. The City's Engineering Departm ...
On Mar 24, 2017 at 5:03 PM
Show Your Appreciation to KAT's 170 Drivers
Tuesday was KAT Transit Driver Appreciation Day. Passengers throughout the City wrote thank-you notes to and took "safe selfies" with their favorite transit operators, and Mayor Madeline Rogero and ...
On Mar 23, 2017 at 7:23 PM
Workers Completing Installation of Cumberland Avenue Median
If you've driven or walked Cumberland Avenue in the last couple of days, you probably witnessed the installation of the new raised medians - something of a milestone in the City’s $17 million reco ...
On Mar 23, 2017 at 5:25 PM
Mayor's Day of Immigration Action
Mayor Rogero participated in the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ Day of Immigration Action initiative on March 21 with a press conference and a proclamation. In the fifth-floor atrium of the City Count ...
On Mar 22, 2017 at 3:22 PM
That's a wrap on 2017 Neighborhood Conference
An estimated 700 people representing 75 city and county neighborhoods gathered at the Knoxville Convention Center on Saturday to exchange ideas and celebrate achievements at the 2017 Neighborhood ...
On Mar 14, 2017 at 12:20 PM
Harris Hoehne Honored by Keep Knoxville Beautiful; Suttree Landing, Pedestrian Bridge Win Orchids
Congratulations to long-time community leader and volunteer Felicia Harris Hoehne, who was honored with Keep Knoxville Beautiful's first-ever "Felicia Award," presented by Mayor Madeline Rogero at ...
On Mar 10, 2017 at 1:30 PM
Annual Luncheon Recognizes Longtime City Employees and Retirees
This week’s City of Knoxville Employee Appreciation Luncheon brought together new retirees from 2016 and current employees who have worked for the City for a grand total of 2,645 years. Mayor Roge ...
On Mar 09, 2017 at 11:44 AM
Mayor Rogero Advocates for City Priorities in Washington, D.C.
Last week, Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero was part of a delegation of mayors from across the country who met with congressional and White House officials to advocate for the priorities of America's c ...
On Mar 09, 2017 at 10:01 AM
Police Department Honors Officers, Employees and Good Samaritan Citizens
KPD Officer Steve Frazier recognized for his persistence, over many weeks, in helping a disabled homeless woman find housing and support services. Great to honor the outstanding teamwork, dedic ...
On Mar 08, 2017 at 6:58 PM
ICYMI: 2017 Parks and Recreation Guide Now Available Online
In case you missed it in the Knoxville News Sentinel's Sunday, March 5, publication, the City's 2017 Parks and Recreation Guide is now available on the City's web site. Click here to view the digi ...
On Mar 08, 2017 at 2:56 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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