Kimley-Horn and Associate’s preliminary designs for the Magnolia Avenue streetscape project include amenities to encourage walking and biking past storefronts.
The Knoxville Area Urban League’s Phyllis Nichols and Terrence Carter hope to help East Knoxvillians start their businesses on Magnolia.
Dawn Michelle Foster, who takes Magnolia to work every day, is leading the streetscape project for the city.
Doug Minter, president of the East Knox Business Professional Association, says creative people who run great businesses will be the ones to lead Magnolia to economic success.
Rev. Daryl Arnold says it’s going to take more than a streetscape project to revitalize East Knoxville.