Planning for Planting


Knoxville officials are preparing to develop a tree canopy master plan to give the city a greener future.

Trail Builders, Trail Blazers

Trail at The Drop Inn, Urban Wilderness

A new business, mountain bike enthusiasts and the city are working together to expand the Urban Wilderness trail network.

A Growing Preserve

City Council votes tonight on whether to join with the Appalachian Mountain Bike Club to expand the William Hastie Natural Area.

Parkway Changes Move Forward

City Council has approved measures that will spur the transformation of James White Parkway into a portal to theUrban Wilderness.

No Going Back

Old map of James White Parkway Extension

Advocates for a new South Knox highway see no chance of reviving the James White Parkway extension, but hope for a future option.

Rogero Expects Busy Final Year

As the end of her second term approaches, Knoxville’s mayor plans to start new projects for her eventual successor to complete.

2018 Revue: Reshaping a City

MPC meeting

Newcomers on City Council, public improvements projects and a new zoning code are signs that major changes are in store for Knoxville.

Slipped Gears

As cost estimates climb, Knox County takes a hard look at a proposed BMX track. South Knox representatives say the community wants what it was promised.