Recode Knoxville will affect you

Nick Della VolpeFeature, Fountain City

In a previous Recode Knoxville article we confronted the overarching question: Where Are We Going? The focus was on the future vision of our city which the new “recode” purports …

Recode Knoxville can bring big changes

Nick Della VolpeFeature, Inside 640

“Let’s rewrite the entire zoning code—all 200 pages of it, hold a few 1-hour public information/input meetings, and then ram it home before the Christmas break.”
That seems to be the …

Adult onset diabetes: A cure

Nick Della VolpeAround Town, Feature

Nearly half of Americans now have type II diabetes or prediabetes, a condition caused by insulin resistance that can morph over time into full-blown diabetes. It is becoming the scourge …

Magnolia’s miracle mile

Nick Della VolpeFeature, Inside 640

Dozer operators, start your engines!
After nearly a decade of discussion and design work, followed by public meetings, the city of Knoxville is finally ready to launch construction on the long-awaited …

Knoxville’s Calcutta

Nick Della VolpeFeature, Inside 640

Riding down lower Broadway in Knoxville can transport you to a byway slum in India. The only things missing are the cardboard and tin shacks of those foreign inhabitants. The …