Mayor Tim Burchett just announced on The Hubert Smith Radio Show that the County will be receiving a $330,000.00 credit card rebate. The rebate is for items purchased with the county credit card system. It involves the “E-commerce cards” that replaced the old “P-card” system. According to the Mayor, while this program has produced rebates […]
City of Knoxville, 311 director Russ Jensen has just released a statement on Facebook that is worth noting. “So proud of the staff at 311 today!!! Most came in to work in the wee hours this morning to make sure Knoxville’s phone number was answered. Average time to answer customer calls? 7 SECONDS! Best staff […]
Tim Burchett @timburchett We just wrecked. I don’t need to go to the bathroom any more.pic.twitter.com/zFzzKt6z Taken from his Twitter account… he has since updated to state everyone involved is safe!
Bluegrass Elementary School art teacher, Jacob Cheatham, shared this photo of his reflection on his car window this morning. Knox County Schools are closed today due to the extreme icy weather across East Tennessee.
EMS crews reporting Longmire Rd in Knox County is a solid sheet of ice! This is the location of where the state trooper was unresponsive!
Offices under the Knox County Mayor, including the Halls Senior Center, have been closed for the remainder of the day due to inclement weather. The Virtual Alzheimer’s Tour scheduled for this afternoon will be postponed until a later date.
Mayor Burchett has decided that all offices under his direction will remain closed the remainder of the day today due to hazardous weather conditions countywide.
Long Mire Road and East Emory Rd. State Trooper non responsive in vehicle. Developing!
Just came over the radio. Officer requesting salt truck to “Hall of Fame Drive.” All lanes are icy.