Transformation Celebrated

Photo of Public Safety Complex ribbon cutting.

The city’s new Public Safety Complex in North Knoxville officially opens after five years of development.

Parsing Partisanship

Photo of city election campaign signs.

The city of Knoxville holds nonpartisan elections. What, exactly, does that mean?

Pension Costs Rising

Providing retirement benefits is growing more expensive. City officials say it’s a matter of keeping promises made to employees.

Slowed by COVID

The pandemic delayed but did not stop a trio of high-profile projects in Knoxville. With the economy reopening, we provide an update.

Unionizing the Co-op

Three Rivers Market

After an organizing effort, Three Rivers Market voluntarily recognizes its employee bargaining unit.

Knox County 2020: A Primer (Part 2)

A survey of what’s changed, what hasn’t and what to watch in the local political and economic landscape. Today: the City of Knoxville and the private sector.

Accounting for the Coronavirus

In her first budget as Knoxville’s mayor, Indya Kincannon will focus on housing in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

Kincannon Takes the Reins

Knoxville’s 69th mayor took office on Saturday in a ceremony that underscored the growing political power of women in the city.