| February 13, 2006 -
Individuals interested in the redevelopment of Five Points and Burlington
communities are invited to a public meeting hosted by the City of
Knoxville on Thursday, Feb. 16 at Austin-East High School's Performing
The City is working with the Metropolitan Planning Commission
and other partners on a Martin Luther King Jr. Corridor Study that
will identify redevelopment opportunities and resources.
The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a presentation about
the area's history, current conditions and assistance programs.
Participants will then break into small groups for discussion and
analysis. The event will conclude with a summary from the small
groups and report regarding the next steps in the project.
For more information, contact the City of Knoxville by dialing