Sandra ClarkKnox Notes

  • Gay Street Bridge southbound lane will be closed for three days starting today (June 27) for ongoing construction improvements to Blount Avenue.
  • CAC Office on Aging has received a $25,000 grant to provide dentures for 100 low-income seniors over the age of 60 in Knoxville and Knox County. “Without this grant, we would still have a waiting list of over 300 seniors,” said Susan Long, director. Partners were Remote Area Medical (RAM) and Volunteer Ministry Center (VMC).
  • New Harvest Park Farmers Market will host its seventh annual Blueberry Festival 3-6 p.m. Thursday, June 29, at 4775 New Harvest Lane. Local blueberries and blueberry plants will be for sale along with a blueberry dessert competition and a presentation by David Vandergriff from the UT Extension Office.
  • Candidate Expo will be 4:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 29, at the Knoxville Expo Center, 5441 Clinton Highway. The event is free for both candidates and attendees. It is sponsored by Tim Graham, CEO of Graham Corporation, which owns the Knoxville Expo Center, and Moxley Carmichael. Candidates can reserve their spot by emailing [email protected] or calling 865-686-3200.

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