Mansion Plans Blocked

The Planning Commission nixed rezoning bids that would have affected two of the city’s most recognizable homes and their surrounding areas.

No Hardship, No Variance

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

Knitting a New Vision

Developers for Standard Knitting Mill pledge to work with the community on mixed-use development.

Corridor Conundrum

The construction of a mixed-use development on Cumberland Avenue could depend on accommodating a segment of an unnamed alley.

Setting a New Standard

A South Carolina firm has reached an agreement to buy Standard Knitting Mill for renovation into a mixed-use development.

A Downtown for the Secret City

Oak Ridge is making plans to create a downtown area, a feature the original planners omitted for national security reasons.

Surrendering the Field

Developers abandon their bid for a higher-density development on a hillside in fast-growing Hardin Valley.

Best and Highest Use?

Toole property on Gov. John Sevier Highway

A rezoning dispute finds County Commission wrestling with whether and how to allow commercial development of agricultural land.