HOMECONTACTCITY HALLCITY EMPLOYMENTONLINE SERVICEBUSINESSRESIDENTSVISITORS
City of KnoxvilleContact Us
I Want To...
Download Permits & Forms »
Find City Court Info »
Find Next Brush Pickup Date »
Report Traffic Issue »
Retrieve Impounded Vehicle »
News
Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Gets Annual Update »
KAT Proposes Demonstration Route for Outdoor Activities »
Multiple Drug and Felony Arrests Earns Unit Special Recognition »
Work Begins on Cross Park Drive Improvements »
New Tax Revenue to Allow Completion of Several Projects »
Downtown Circulation and Mobility Plan »
Mobile Food Vendor Program »
Civil Rights Act Anniversary »
Cumberland Connection Blog »
Engineering Department Project Blog »
Like the City on Facebook® »
Follow the City on Twitter »
View Press Releases »
Click Here for Printer Friendly Version
NEWS RELEASES
City of Knoxville, Tennessee
Madeline Rogero, Mayor
FOLLOW THE MAYOR
www.facebook.com/mayorrogero
www.twitter.com/mayorrogero

For Immediate Release
City to Host Business Breakfast June 17
June 10, 2010 - The City of Knoxville is hosting a breakfast for companies interested in learning more about upcoming projects and opportunities to do business with the city during the next year.

This free information event will be from 7:30 a.m. until 11 a.m., June 17, at the Foundry on the Fair Site, 747 World’s Fair Park Drive.

Senior directors from several city departments will be on hand to briefly discuss projects their departments expect to commence in the next 12 months and other presentations will include:

  • An overview of city projects expected during the next year including general information about the anticipated date the work will be going out for bid and qualifications, etc…
  • A review of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Funds, sometimes referred to as Stimulus Funds the city has received and what the city is doing with those funds
  • The terms of contracting and subcontracting opportunities with the city and how best to compete for those jobs

    The City of Knoxville encourages owners/managers of small and mid-sized businesses to attend.

    Agenda:

    8:00 - 8:05 Breakfast & networking
    7:30 - 8:00 Introductory Remarks
    8:05 - 8:15 Brief overview of upcoming opportunities & updates to the procurement process
    8:15 - 8:45 Construction & Architectural Engineering Opportunities
    8:45 - 9:15 Community Development Projects & Initiatives
    9:15 - 9:35 Knoxville Community Development Corporation Opportunities
    9:35 - 9:55 Development/Redevelopment Plan Opportunities
    9:55 - 10:15 Service Dept Opportunities
    10:15 - 10:35 Parks & Recreation Opportunities
    10:35 - 10:55 Public Building Authority Opportunities
    10:55 - 11:00 Closing Remarks
  • For Immediate Release
    PRESS RELEASE INDEX
    Add to Favorites
    Adobe PDF Reader
    Email Page
    Font Smaller
    Font Normal
    Font Larger
    Get Directions
    Make Home Page
    Print Page
    RSS/XML Feed
    Search A to Z List
    Site Map
    Traduzca en Español
    Translate to More Languages
    Dial 3-1-1 For City Services
    311. One Number. One Call.
    Click Here for Brush Pickup Schedule
    City Departments
    Communications »
    Community Development »
    Community Relations »
    Engineering »
    Finance Dept. »
    Fire Dept. »
    Law Dept. »
    Mayor's Office »
    Parks & Recreation »
    Plans Review/Inspections »
    Police Dept. »
    Policy & Redevelopment »
    Public Service »
    Special Events »
    Sustainability »
    List of All Depts. »
    Phone List »
    Promotions