KUB polls interest in public broadband

Sandra ClarkOn the Grow

Knoxville Utilities Board is surveying customers to determine interest in public broadband. And Mayor Indya Kincannon is cheering KUB on.
After I got a survey email, I contacted both. Here’s what …

Intermittent greenway closures in Halls

Sandra ClarkHalls, On the Grow

As part of an ongoing electric upgrade project in the Halls community, KUB contract crews will implement intermittent closures of the Halls greenway through Friday, July 10, to safely perform …

KUB is ‘Tree Line USA Utility’

Sandra ClarkFeature

Knoxville Utilities Board has been recognized by the Arbor Day Foundation with the “Tree Line USA award” for the 18th consecutive year.
KUB earned the award by following best practices in …

KUB installs larger water main

Sandra ClarkInside 640, On the Grow

At a cost of $7.28 million, KUB and its contractor Garney Construction have installed 8,500 feet of new 36-inch water transmission in northwest/downtown Knoxville. The project included new main line …

New leadership for KUB board

Sandra ClarkOn the Grow

Kathy Hamilton is the new board chair for Knoxville Utilities Board, and Tyvi Small is vice chair. Previous chair Celeste Herbert was reappointed to a second seven-year term as commissioner. …