Asserting the primacy of local control, Council votes unanimously to oppose legislation that would change Knoxville’s election system.
Video Crime Fighting
City Council OKs the construction of a Real Time Information Center for KPD in the Public Safety Complex.
Weekly Watch: March 6-12, 2023
Every Monday, we run down the week’s public meetings and civic events.
The city and the University of Tennessee agree to build a pedestrian bridge across the Tennessee River — if the funding comes through.
City: Pay Upgrades Effective
Knoxville officials say this year’s salary overhaul is improving recruiting and retention amid a generally upbeat financial climate.
The Art of Governing
During their annual retreat, Knoxville City Council members agreed to focus on housing and poverty in the coming year.
Revised Tethering Ban Approved
Knoxville pet owners will have to stay outside with their dogs if using a tether to keep them under control.
Core PILOT Passes
Council approves a five-year tax incentive for a development that would add roughly 2,000 residents to the Cumberland Avenue corridor.
Tethering Ban Advances
Council gives initial approval to prohibit chaining dogs outdoors without on-site supervision.
Weekly Watch: Jan. 9-15, 2023
Every Monday, we run down the week’s public meeting and civic events.