Quote of the Week: "It is not the horrible, terrible thing…"

"It is not the horrible, terrible thing everyone is afraid of, and ultimately it will be an asset to our community."

—County Commissioner Amy Broyles commenting in a Fourth and Gill neighborhood listserv on the winning RFP to turn the old Knoxville High School building into senior housing. The proposal was approved by County Commission on Monday by a vote of 9-2.