Knox County Board of Health Meeting, October 14, 2020: Mandates Extended

Dr. Souza acted as chair in the absence of Dr. Gotcher. Mr. Sanders joined the group from the Knox County Law office. All other members were present. The meeting began with a public forum. Members of the public, allotted three minutes each said the following (edited for the gist: Kevin Hill – All of our […]

Board of Health Meeting (9/30/2020)

All members were present and introduced themselves to Ani Roma, the new citizen representative who also introduced herself to them. Charity Menefee represented the Health Department, David Sanders represented the Knox County Law Department, and Dr. Plowman joined from UT. The agenda was amended to move a portion regarding the public forum up to the […]

Board of Health Meeting 9/23/2020 – The Board Confronts Mayor Jacobs

All members were present. David Sanders joined the meeting on behalf of the Knox County Law Department. The meeting was intended to begin with a phoned-in statement from County Commissioner Larsen Jay. He had to cancel, but expressed his support of the work done by the board. Dr. Buchanan presented the current COVID-19 numbers for […]

Knox County Board of Health Meeting (9/16/2020)

The board was joined by Dr. Gregg and Dr. Plowman from UT and David Sanders from the Knox County Law Office. All members were present. Mayor Kincannon and KPD Chief Thomas also joined as the meeting proceeded. Dr. Buchanan presented the current status of Knox County and reviewed the benchmarks as reported in the previous […]

Knox County Board of Health Meeting 9/9/2020

The meeting began without a public forum as no one had signed up to speak. The board was joined by Mr. Sanders from the Knox County Law office and Dr. Plowman and Dr. Gregg from UT. Dr. Buchanan led the discussion of the current situation and benchmarks, which were reported in the previous article. Of […]