|18 Graduate from Neighborhood Leadership Training Program
Eighteen neighborhood and community leaders have completed the City of Knoxville's "Building Strong Neighborhood Organizations" leadership training program, and they will receive graduation certificates at a ceremony at 2 p.m. this coming Sunday, Dec. 8th.
KUB to Host Public Meeting for South Loop Natural Gas Main Project
KUB will host a public meeting Monday, December 9, starting at 6 p.m. at the Sevier Heights Baptist Church Apex Room, 3232 Alcoa Highway, to discuss a major upcoming utility construction project in the South Knoxville area east of Alcoa Highway.
Land Donation Provides for KPD Kennel, Dog Park
The Wood Family presented the City of Knoxville with four acres of land today to provide a new location for the Knoxville Police Department's K-9 Kennel as well as property for a public dog park. Mayor Madeline Rogero accepted the generous gift from the Wood Family during a press event with KPD Chief David Rausch and the Legacy Parks Foundation.
Mayor Announces New Leadership in Communications Department
With the pending departure of Senior Communications Director Angela Starke, Mayor Madeline Rogero today announced changes in the City's Communications Department. Beginning Dec. 16th, current Communications Manager Jesse Fox Mayshark will become Communications Director, and Eric Vreeland will join the administration as Communications Manager.
Public Meeting Dec. 16 for Lakeshore Park Master Plan
The City of Knoxville, along with the board of Lakeshore Park Inc., will hold a second public meeting on Dec. 16 to present a draft of the updated master plan for Lakeshore Park. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at the Deane Hill Recreation Center located at 7400 Deane Hill Drive.
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|WIVK Christmas Parade Dec. 6
Enjoy the WIVK Christmas Parade along Gay St. in downtown Knoxville this Friday, Dec. 6 starting at 7 p.m. Come see floats, decorated vehicles, marching bands, dancers and even Santa Claus! The parade will run live on WVLT Channel 8. COMING SOON: Comcast Christmas at Chilhowee Park Dec. 13.
Community Band Presents Free Christmas Concert Dec. 8
The Knoxville Community Band will ring in the holiday spirit in Knoxville this season with a free Christmas concert at Northwest Middle School auditorium on Sunday, Dec. 8th, at 3 p.m. Come hear your favorite holiday tunes performed by a group of talented, Knoxville-area musicians. This free event is an ideal outing for people of all ages to celebrate the holiday season.
Meeting of the World's Fair Park Working Group Dec. 9
The World's Fair Park Working Group will meet on Monday, Dec. 9 at 5:30 p.m. at The Foundry, located at 747 World's Fair Park Drive. This will be the fifth meeting of the World's Fair Park Working Group, formed to discuss possible future cultural amenities and offerings on the grounds of World's Fair Park.
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Child Safety Seat Checkpoint Dec. 14
The Knoxville Police Department will conduct a free child car seat checkpoint on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 917 E. Fifth Avenue.
Holidays on Ice Skating Rink Downtown
Knoxville's Holidays on Ice presented by Home Federal Bank is now open! Enjoy ice skating in downtown Knoxville at Market Square from now until Jan. 5. Admission is $10 for adults & $7 for children 12 years & younger.
Enjoy free live in studio performances at 12 noon on Mondays thru Saturdays at the WDVX 89.9 FM studio in Downtown Knoxville at 301 South Gay Street.
Knoxville Events Coming Soon!
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