Contractors are ready to begin building Knoxville’s new stadium, though the project hasn’t met its goal for disadvantaged business participation.
Stadium Cost Finalized
The tab has risen to $114 million, but Boyd’s extended commitment means no additional public funds would go toward construction.
Applying to Connect
Knoxville’s federal grant application for pedestrian bridge funding emphasizes linking an underserved area with the rest of the city.
Looking Ahead: City of Knoxville 2023
Municipal elections will attract much of the public attention this year, while stadium construction should begin and the Public Safety Complex will open.
2022 Revue: Higher Education
The University of Tennessee dealt with record enrollment and legislative mandates this year, while Knoxville College launched a reboot.
2022 Revue: City of Knoxville
Change was a constant in city government this year, from stadium financing to taxes to KPD and more.
The School-to-Job Pipeline
In the face of academic slippage, education leaders emphasize the importance of connecting classrooms to careers.
More Students, No Vacancy
UT-Knoxville’s enrollment is on the rise, but there aren’t enough rooms for new students in campus dorms or area apartments.
Boyd Names UT Civics Institute Fellows
The 13-member board contains some familiar names, heavyweight credentials and a diversity of political perspectives.
Triple Play Completed
A contentious City Council joins County Commission and the Sports Authority in approving a new stadium financing plan.