Spending the County Bounty

Chris Caldwell at Commission

A new public works building, utility upgrades, nonprofits and a mental health hospital lead Knox County’s plans for $92 million in pandemic aid.

Healthcare Comeback

The city and county are in talks to develop an acute care and behavioral health facility at the former St. Mary’s Hospital site.

Stadium Timeline Set

The public process for consideration of a multi-purpose stadium will include public meetings and multiple votes throughout the rest of the year.

PILOT Gets Green Light

Andrew Johnson Building

City Council signs off on a tax incentive for the Andrew Johnson Building that will allow the renovation of the historic hotel to move forward.

The Survey Says, ‘Play Ball’

A poll commissioned by the Knoxville Area Association of Realtors shows a majority of county voters back a new multi-purpose stadium.

Stepping Up to the Plate

The Sports Authority holds its first meeting to determine whether to move forward with a publicly financed multi-use stadium.

‘More Than Just Baseball’

City and county officials discuss and answer questions about the proposed publicly-funded baseball stadium in Knoxville.

Opposing Lineups

A special sales-tax district could help pay for a new baseball stadium, but at least one City Council member doesn’t want to play ball.