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South Waterfront Blog
South Waterfront Blog

Check here for development updates on the South Waterfront. More information available at the South Waterfront Project pages.

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With the warm fall weather, work has been progressing nicely as crews continue to build the infrastructure for the new $10 million Urban Wilderness Gateway Park. Pictured here is the tie-in of the ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Nov 16, 2020 at 9:30 AM
With some fanfare, the City's new state-of-the-art Baker Creek Bike Park was dedicated in late August. But other important (albeit, less flashy) work on the $10 million Urban Wilderness Gateway Park ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Oct 16, 2020 at 5:14 PM
As June came to a close, Charles Blalock and Sons Construction crews were adding a key piece to the Urban Wilderness Gateway Park infrastructure - the half-mile-long paved greenway connecting Bake ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Jul 01, 2020 at 12:28 PM
Aerial view of the nearly-completed Baker Creek Bike Park As recently as eight months ago, people could look at renderings and only imagine what the Urban Wilderness Gateway Park might look l ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On May 18, 2020 at 12:49 PM
The newest mixed-use development in the South Waterfront Redevelopment District - City South, at the southwest corner of Sevier Avenue and Davenport Road - has gone vertical this spring, and publi ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Apr 27, 2020 at 5:37 PM
Beginning Monday, May 6, 2019, motorists will experience a temporary change in traffic patterns on East Blount Avenue between Gay Street and Chapman Highway.  As part of the City streetscape improv ... more» 
Posted by tmcdonell  On May 06, 2019 at 1:57 PM
It started in 2009 when CityView at Riverwalk Condominiums opened along Knoxville’s South Waterfront, just west of the Henley Street Bridge.  Private investment in the City’s South Waterfront ... more» 
Posted by Guest  On Apr 12, 2019 at 10:33 AM
Looking ahead to 2019: Say you're coming with your family to walk or bike the new South Waterfront greenways. (Two new pieces of the riverwalk are currently being constructed and linked together.) Or, ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Sep 14, 2018 at 4:30 PM
It's tantalizing to imagine - a continuous half-mile of South Waterfront riverwalk that will connect three major residential developments and an international headquarters, while also offering some of ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Feb 14, 2018 at 4:09 PM
A new section of public riverwalk is being constructed west of the Henley Bridge. Dirt is moving west of the Henley Bridge along the South Waterfront: -- Site preparation work is well underw ... more» 
Posted by evreeland  On Aug 28, 2017 at 12:04 PM
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