Bridgehead Established

Photo of the Valley Apparel site

In preparation for development, KCDC has purchased property for the southern end of the proposed pedestrian bridge across the Tennessee River.

Lee Proposes Bridge Funding

Jim Bryson photo.

The governor’s amended budget includes $20 million for the pedestrian span in Knoxville, but more funding sources are needed to move forward.

Applying to Connect

Pedestrian Bridge Rendering

Knoxville’s federal grant application for pedestrian bridge funding emphasizes linking an underserved area with the rest of the city.

Bridge Partners

Councilman Tommy Smith Photo

The city and the University of Tennessee agree to build a pedestrian bridge across the Tennessee River — if the funding comes through.