The Price of Access

ADA symbol Knox County

Knox County has identified $73 million in improvements needed to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. It has a 40-year plan to address them.

Scooters in the City

Lime Scooters in Austin, Texas.

Knoxville officials aim to use lessons learned from other cities while designing a pilot program for electric scooter rental businesses.

Preemption for Breakfast

Knoxville officials share concerns with legislators about bills they fear will take away their independence to find local solutions to local problems.

Strategic Thinking

Detail from Knox County Schools' strategic plan

Knox County School administrators have been struggling to complete a new strategic plan for nearly a year. Now the school board is taking over.

Bearden Rising

Madewell store in Bearden

With another high-profile boutique opening, West Knoxville’s long-redeveloping district moves closer to an urban rebirth.

New Boss Named for TVA

Jeffrey Lyash will move south from Canada in April to take over the nation’s largest public utility.

Another Feud in the Fort

After a battle over the boundaries, City Council votes to establish a hospital district in the historic Fort Sanders neighborhood.