Area Restaurants Open, Close Temporarily, Open Again

I could just as easily have titled this article “Why I Love My Downtown Restaurants,” but I’ll get to that later. A number of downtown bars and restaurants closed temporarily due to various concerns regarding COVID-19. To put one rumor to rest: There has been no downtown outbreak of the virus. You can check the […]

Sevier Avenue Streetscape Project Input Deadline Approaches

Dawn Michelle Foster, Knoxville’s Redevelopment Director, said the project has been “on the docket,” since 2009. Nearly a decade later, the project has subsequently been broken into smaller pieces. Suttree Landing Park was a portion of the original master plan and it has largely been completed. Still, nearly a decade out, the heart of the […]

Landing House Opens on Sevier Avenue

Activity on the south side of the river continues to grow rapidly as the number of new businesses proliferates. The latest is Landing House at 1147 Sevier Avenue in an area that has become one of the hottest on that side of the river. With Suttree Landing Park nearby and a growing collection of businesses, […]