Belltown in Concept

Plans for a mixed-use development the size of a small town are being drawn up for a North Knox County farm.

Housing Moves South

As County Commission approves a contentious rezoning, a developer’s representative says South Knox County ‘is on the map now.’

Midway Revisited

Midway Business Park

The Chamber and county government consider options for the undeveloped East Knox business park, as one possible buyer signals interest.

Enter the Matrix

The city is hiring a California-based consultant to help streamline and improve its development services.

Expanding Downtown

After taking a breather, developers David Dewhirst and Mark Heinz are lining up projects north and east of the city’s core.

A Split Decision

Planning commissioners give a little to both sides of a zoning battle over a
North Knox County subdivision.

Extra Bases

The city sees an Old City hotel project as the first new development generated by the planned multi-use stadium.

Pay as You Grow?

Hardin Valley subdivisions

Two Hardin Valley subdivisions highlight the county’s challenge in funding infrastructure — and the sway it gives developers.

Field Dreams Dashed

Bexhill neighbors

West Knox neighborhoods fail in their efforts to preserve a rare patch of undeveloped land.

Growth on Ruggles Ferry

Despite vocal opposition, the Knoxville-Knox County Planning Commission approves a 475-unit subdivision for a farm in East Knox County.