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City Council zoomed into a new era Tuesday by holding its first remote meeting as a measure against spreading the novel coronavirus.

No Hardship, No Variance

Reversing a Board of Zoning Appeals decision, Council rejects a residential development proposed for the South Knoxville Waterfront.

Planned Parenthood Prevails

Council votes unanimously to grant a zoning variance that allows the organization to expand its East Knoxville clinic.

Clinic Conflict

Tennessee Right to Life and Planned Parenthood are engaged in a struggle over a zoning variance in East Knoxville.

Priorities and Pitches

At the end of the day, or night as the case might be, applicants for the open 1st District City Council seat have to sway an electorate of eight.

Compromise on Closure

The city, Volunteer Ministry Center and Parkridge residents reach an agreement on closing the north end of Myrtle Street.

Not Bound by Bonds

Knoxville officials say they’re comfortable with the city’s debt level as they plan to go to the bond market to finance projects.