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GROWING ECONOMIC PROSPERITY THROUGH ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
SUSTAINABILITY IN THE PRESS
04/30/13 - Mayor Rogero Welcomes IBM Smarter Cities Team to Knoxville
04/25/13 - City Welcomes the IBM Smarter Cities Challenge Team
04/24/13 - TVA Program Honors Knoxville as Community of the Year
04/23/13 - Knoxville Reaches Tree City USA Status for 2013
04/18/13 - City Will Help Celebrate EarthFest on April 20
04/17/13 - City Announces Centennial Conservation Expo for October
04/16/13 - Celebrate Earth Day at EarthFest April 20
03/20/13 - Tree Plantings at Two Local Schools
03/18/13 - City Will Again Turn the Lights Out for Earth Hour
03/15/13 - Mayor Rogero Says Work Will Continue on Urban Food Corridor
03/11/13 - Alternative Fuel Roadshow Makes Its Way to Knoxville Area
03/04/13 - Voting for Fan Favorite in Mayors Challenge Ends Mar. 6
02/26/13 - Knoxville to Host State Arbor Day Celebration March 1
02/20/13 - Knoxville Up for Fan Favorite Award in Mayors Challenge
02/20/13 - Mayor Rogero Welcomes Zipcar to Knoxville
01/24/13 - Mayor Rogero Honored with 2012 Green Leader Award
01/03/13 - City Now Accepting ESG Applications
11/16/12 - Mayor Issues Energy Efficiency Challenge to Businesses
11/14/12 - Knoxville Wins IBM Smarter Cities Challenge Grant
11/12/12 - New Bike Racks Spring Up Across Downtown Knoxville
11/09/12 - City Event Marks America Recycles Day on Nov. 17
11/05/12 - Knoxville A Finalist for Bloomberg Philanthropies' Mayors Challenge
10/30/12 - Curbside Recycling Program Marks Successful First Year
10/25/12 - Mayor Rogero Joins Leaders Council for Smart Growth America
10/18/12 - Mayor Rogero Announces Hire of City's First Urban Forester
10/09/12 - Knoxville Selected for Stormwater Permitting Program
10/05/12 - Mayor Rogero to Speak at Brown Bag Green Book Series
10/04/12 - Knoxville Tree Board Wins State Award
10/03/12 - City Selected for Pilot Project on Stormwater Permitting
09/27/12 - 24 EV Charging Stations Available in the City
09/20/12 - Knoxville Plugs in at Two Electric Vehicle Events
09/20/12 - Outdoor Classroom Project Initiated by Keep Knoxville Beautiful
09/14/12 - City Proposes Food Corridor for $5 Million Grant
08/15/12 - Mayor Speaks at Renewable Energy Luncheon
08/03/12 - KCDC's The Residences at Eastport Awarded LEED Platinum Certification
07/30/12 - City Seeks Innovative Ideas for Mayors Challenge Grant
07/11/12 - Knoxville Joins Energy-Saving Better Buildings Challenge
07/09/12 - Ribbon Cutting for Solar Array Wednesday
06/12/12 - UT's Nolt to Speak at June 20th Brown Bag Green Book
06/08/12 - Solar PV Ribbon Cutting at SACE
06/07/12 - Unwanted Medications Collection This Saturday
06/01/12 - City Announces Rain Barrel and Compost Bin Sales
05/24/12 - Signs Posted for City's First Bicycle Route
05/14/12 - Transit Center Presented with Award
04/19/12 - City Departments Join EarthFest Celebration
04/16/12 - KUB Exchanges Old Bulbs for New Fluorescents
04/12/12 - Knoxville Solar Entrepreneur Honored at White House
04/12/12 - Massey to Speak at Brown Bag Green Book Discussion
04/11/12 - May is National Bicycle Month
04/09/12 - Knox Housing Partnership Opens New Affordable Housing Development
03/30/12 - City Names New Parks and Greenways Coordinator
03/29/12 - Local Businesses Win Awards as Best Workplaces for Commuters
03/21/12 - Unwanted Medications Collection This Saturday
03/16/12 - Transit Center Wins Top State Engineering Award
03/16/12 - Solar Installation at the Knoxville Convention Center
03/08/12 - Eat Play Live Knoxville Kicks Off Friday, March 9
03/07/12 - Knoxville Named as Tree City USA Community for 21st Year
03/05/12 - City Solid Waste Report Shows Recycling Gains
03/02/12 - City Tree Board and Beaumont Elementary Celebrate Tennessee Arbor Day
02/29/12 - Solar Array Celebration at TVUUC
02/28/12 - City and Legacy Parks Announce Outdoor Recreation Initiative
02/21/12 - City to Plant New Trees on Market Square
02/07/12 - Recycle Computers and Electronics on Feb. 11
02/06/12 - Additional Recycling Carts Get Delivered
01/25/12 - KUB's New Leaf Stems from Commitment to Environment and Customer Service
01/12/12 - City Funds Help Families With Affordable Housing
01/10/12 - Only a Few Months Left for Green Rebate Program
12/02/11 - City Awarded Rooftop Solar Challenge Grant
12/01/11 - Apply for City's Green Building Incentive Program
11/23/11 - City's New Curbside Recycling Program is Off to a Great Start
11/10/11 - America Recycles Day in Knoxville Nov. 12
11/01/11 - East Tennessee Medications Collection Event
10/14/11 - Knoxville's Curbside Recycling Program Applauded by Governor Haslam and the Beverage Industry
10/11/11 - Solar Tour Oct. 22
09/30/11 - Knoxville Residents Get Ready to Do Your Part, With The Cart
09/20/11 - City Launches Green Building Incentive Program
09/09/11 - Knoxville Named A Model City for New Recycling Program
09/09/11 - Cart Roll Out Event Celebrates Curbside Recycling
08/29/11 - Solar Hot Water System Donated to Renovated Home
08/26/11 - Mayor Hosts Cart Roll Out Event Celebrating Curbside Recycling
07/18/11 - Unwanted Medicines Collection Event July 23
07/13/11 - City Curbside Recycling Signup Event July 23
07/08/11 - Electric Vehicle Charging Station Ribbon Cutting July 14
06/08/11 - Natural Gas Vehicle Workshop Set for June 15
06/06/11 - Mayor Brown Signs Up for Curbside Recycling
06/02/11 - City Curbside Recycling Sign Up Event June 11
05/25/11 - Curbside Recycling Sign Ups Hit 10,000
05/20/11 - Nearly 9,000 Have Signed Up for Curbside Recycling
05/10/11 - City Honored as Outstanding Green Achiever
05/02/11 - Sign Up for Curbside Recycling Now
04/28/11 - Arbor Day Celebration at Ijams Nature Center Apr. 29
04/21/11 - Celebrate Earth Day at Knoxville Zoo
04/21/11 - New Household Recycling Campaign Launches
04/14/11 - City's Solar America Cities Program to Close
04/08/11 - Knoxville's EarthFest Set for April 16
04/05/11 - Brown Bag Green Book Discusses Nuclear Energy
03/22/11 - Green Buildings for Cool Cities Tour Mar. 26
03/18/11 - Greenway Recycling Program Launches Mar. 21
03/16/11 - Ribbon Cutting at City's First EarthCraft Renovation Certified Home
03/15/11 - City Hosting Meetings for New Curbside Recycling Program
03/14/11 - Brown Bag Green Book features Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
03/11/11 - City Holds Open House for First EarthCraft Renovation Certified Home
03/07/11 - City Sponsors Medications Collection Event March 19
03/03/11 - Downtown Tree Plantings Start March 7
03/03/11 - SEEED Meets with Mayor Brown
02/25/11 - Urban Wilderness Challenge Set for April 16
02/22/11 - Electric Vehicles Forum
02/08/11 - Learn About Extreme Weather at Brown Bag Green Book
01/13/11 - City Council Approves Tree Inventory
01/12/11 - Brown Bag Green Book Looks to the Future of Earth
01/12/11 - Plug Into Your Community Recycling Events
01/11/11 - Recycle Your Old Phone Books for a Real Deal on Zoo Admission
01/06/11 - Computer Recycling Events This Month
01/03/11 - It's A New Year of Brown Bag Green Book
12/27/10 - Helicopter to Deliver Inverter for Solar Array on Convention Center
12/22/10 - New Transit Center Officially Named
12/20/10 - Transit Center Naming Ceremony
12/14/10 - Phone Book Recycling Poster Contest Winners
12/09/10 - Bredesen Announces Enhancement Grant for New Knox County Greenway
11/29/10 - Waste Vegetable Oil Collection Program Now Available
11/24/10 - City of Knoxville and CAC AmeriCorps Volunteers Organize a Work Day
11/04/10 - Brown Bag Green Book Gets Diverse
10/26/10 - Unwanted Medicines Collection and Used Mercury Thermometer Exchange Oct. 30
10/18/10 - City Receives Division of Forestry Grant
10/15/10 - Knoxville Awarded HUD's Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant
10/05/10 - Knoxville Named Bicycle Friendly Community
08/23/10 - One Lane Henley St. Closed to Install Solar Array on Convention Center
08/16/10 - Solar Hot Water Installation Training Workshop Sept. 1
08/16/10 - Clean Commute Day is Friday
08/13/10 - Knoxville Station Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
08/13/10 - Brown Bag Green Book Series Gets a Little Wild
08/12/10 - Efficient Energy of Tennessee Installs One Megawatt Solar Array in Knoxville
08/10/10 - City Installs Solar Hot Water System Through Housing Program
07/26/10 - City to Launch Pilot Recycling Program Downtown
06/25/10 - Knoxville Prepares for Electric Vehicles
04/19/10 - Mayor Kicks off Earth Week with Solar Event
02/05/10 - City Awarded Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant
02/05/10 - City Seeking Contractor for Solar Photovoltaic Array
01/21/10 - Brown Bag Green Book Panel to Discuss Water Management in East TN
01/15/10 - Knoxville Welcomes the Nissan LEAF
01/04/10 - Computer Recycling Events Scheduled for Jan. 9 and 23
12/30/09 - City Council Approves Energy Services Agreement with Ameresco
12/17/09 - Let's Conserve Together - A Lighting Study
12/10/09 - Curbside Recycling Program Presented at City Council Workshop
05/27/09 - City's Solar Program Partners with Knox Heritage
04/30/09 - Downtown Green Power Initiative Reaches Goal of 400 Blocks Sold
04/22/09 - City Releases Report of Energy Use and Emissions
02/26/09 - Brown Bag - Green Book: New Lunch and Learn Series
02/25/09 - Preparing for a Flood of Energy Efficiency Spending (NY Times)
02/20/09 - Work with renewable resources may bring federal funds to Knox (KnoxNews.com)
12/18/08 - City to Become Part of a Model City Recycling Initiative
12/18/08 - KUB Earns the ENERGY STAR for Superior Energy Efficiency
12/11/08 - Knoxville's First Group of Gold-Certified LEED Houses Opening
11/06/08 - City to Hire Energy Management Company
10/24/08 - City Kicks off Solar America Cities Project
06/30/08 - City of Knoxville Celebrates First Energy Star-Certified Home Projects
05/01/08 - Make Downtown Green, Block for Block
03/28/08 - City Named Solar America City, Receives $200,000 Grant
03/28/08 - View City's Solar America Cities Application [PDF]
03/25/08 - Groundbreaking for "Green" House
12/14/07 - City's Energy & Sustainability Task Force Releases Report
12/06/07 - New Knoxville Transit Center to be LEED Certified
12/05/07 - City Replaces Traffic Sgnals with Energy Efficient LEDs
12/03/07 - New Downtown Recycling Center Opens

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