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.

Crash Course

TPO crash map

A new map of severe traffic accidents helps planners and engineers identify the region’s most dangerous roads.

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.

All In on Vaccinations

COVID-19 cases are rising at a rapid clip, but mask mandates and business restrictions are not on the table.

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.