City Closer to Tennova Deal

Physicians Regional Medical Center in North Knoxville.

City Moves Closer to Deal with Tennova

Council to consider $1.4 million contract with a firm to manage construction of new police/fire headquarters.

by scott barker • November 5, 2018

Physicians Regional Medical Center in North Knoxville. (Photo by compass)

The City of Knoxville appears to be moving closer to a deal with Tennova Healthcare for the Physicians Regional Medical Center campus in North Knoxville.
Volkert Inc. would handle all aspects of the project, from planning to furnishings.
On Tuesday, City Council will consider a $1.4 million contract with Volkert Inc. to be the city’s owner representative for a $40 million project to build a new home for the Knoxville Police Department, administrative offices for the Fire Department and municipal court.
Tennova announced plans last month to vacate Physicians Regional -- still commonly ...

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