Pick a Proposal

Council will choose between a Charter referendum or mayoral policy initiatives to bring changes to KUB.

KUB Reforms Proposed

City Council will begin discussions today on a possible charter amendment to change the way the Knoxville Utilities Board is governed.

Against the Grain

Amelia Parker

Council starts budget deliberations on Tuesday with newcomer Amelia Parker ready to challenge assumptions.

Monitoring the Force

Police cruiser with lights on

The Police Advisory & Review Committee reports that citizen complaints about KPD often focus on officer behavior.

Body Cam Consensus

Police cruiser with lights on

Mayor, police chief, candidates support studying cameras for KPD officers following the death of a hit-and-run suspect.

Of Painters and Potholes

Artist Addison Karl

The city and county both fund the arts, but to different extents and with different levels of enthusiasm. What is the role of government?