Council Contests: 2nd District

In the primary race for West Knoxville’s Council seat, a political newcomer is challenging a seasoned incumbent. Both will move on to the general election.

Platforms on Display

At a forum in East Knoxville, Council candidates discussed their proposals for moving the city forward. There were also some no-shows.

Policy Appraisal

The city will launch a review of its anti-racism and anti-sexism policies, but without the goal of requiring a zero-tolerance system.

Council Contests: 1st District

Three candidates with sharply contrasting visions for the city are vying to represent South Knoxville and Fort Sanders.

Council Contests: 3rd District

A progressive incumbent and a conservative challenger are squaring off in the 3rd District primary. Both will move on to the general election.

A Zero-tolerance Proposal

Police cruiser with lights on

A City Council member wants to adopt zero-tolerance policies addressing racism and sexism, though administration officials say measures are already in place.

Council Contests: 6th District

Three candidates, each staking a claim to different sections of the political spectrum, are vying to represent the city’s most diverse district.

A Choice of Brews

A new city ordinance would allow multiple beer vendors in a common area within the same location.