Investing in Underused Lots Could Mean Growth

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CNT Helps Knoxville Pinpoint Ideal Places for Transit and Freight Investments

CNT conducted a market analysis of selected Knoxville area locations to assess the potential for transit-oriented development (TOD). ... Our analysis showed that prioritizing investment in underused lots in the neighborhoods surrounding the University of Tennessee, Market Square, and other locations in the city of Knoxville and several suburbs with mixed-use, mixed-income development would provide Knoxville with a solid foundation for sustainable, affordable, urban growth.

—CNT, a creative think tank enlisted by PlanET to analyze the Knoxville metropolitan region's potential for strategic investment around transit and freight nodes,, May 11, 2012