Russ Richard takes city’s employee of year award

Paige M. TravisFeature

A land surveyor instrumental in coordinating multiple components of capital projects has been named the city of Knoxville’s Employee of the Year.
Russ Richard, survey project manager for the Civil Engineering …

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 …

City reworks Forest Park intersection

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

The Bearden area has a spiffy new intersection, thanks to efforts of the city. Officials came Thursday to inspect and celebrate.
According to a city statement, the project was initiated to …

Rogero promotes Brace, Ely

Sandra ClarkUncategorized

David Brace, who has served as the city’s senior director of public works for the past two years, will become chief operating officer and deputy to the mayor. He replaces …