An Urban Core on the Strip

Jared Schenk and Doug Tichenor

A proposal to build four mixed-use buildings along Cumberland Avenue would add more than 800 residential units to the UT campus area.

A Day for Dominion

Dominion Riverside Site

City Council takes on a trio of unrelated matters involving a single West Knoxville development firm.

Moneyball Maneuvers

A revised financing plan for the new stadium near the Old City includes a loan to cover increasing costs and an expanded tax district to help pay for it.

Recalculating the Cost

Doug Kirchhofer

With projections smashed by high materials prices, the actual budget for the planned multi-use stadium won’t be known until this fall.

City Budget Landscape

A property tax increase appears to be the most likely option for maintaining services while increasing employee pay.

Stadium Project Paused

Officials hope construction costs will stabilize later this year, but it won’t be in time for the Smokies to play ball in Knoxville in 2024.

Enter the Matrix

The city is hiring a California-based consultant to help streamline and improve its development services.

Council OKs Hotel PILOT

A 10-year tax incentive should enable developer Nick Patel to finance a hotel in the Old City near the planned multi-use stadium.

Extra Bases

The city sees an Old City hotel project as the first new development generated by the planned multi-use stadium.

Over the River

UT is looking to the South Waterfront for future growth and talking with the city about reviving a pedestrian bridge project.