TNECD Announces Regional Opportunity Zone Training

Please click on the link below to view News Release. TNECD Announces Regional Opportunity Zone Training

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Active Knox Lunch: Creating Truly Safer Streets

Active Knox is hosting several events Nov. 27-28 focused on “Creating Truly Safer Streets.” Seth LaJeunesse from the Highway Safety Research Center and the National Center for Safe Routes to School will discuss how design and culture can enhance the safety of all road users. You’re invited to a luncheon for elected & appointed officials […]

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Fall Newsletter

Our fall newsletter is now available!  ETDD will be sending our newsletter via email starting in 2018.  If you would like to be included in our email list for our quarterly newsletter, please sign up under the “Sign up for our Newsletter” section listed on our home page.  Our current newsletter can be viewed at the […]

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Planning Commissioner Training

PLANNING COMMISSIONER TRAINING “Private Property Rights” OCTOBER 29, 2018 From 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Farragut Town Hall 11408 Municipal Center Drive Farragut, TN 37934 OCTOBER 30, 2018 From 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Jefferson City Fire Hall 104 City Center Drive Jefferson City, TN 37760 Guest Speaker:  Dan Hawk No reservations required

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Federal Grants

You must be registered with SAM.GOV. Attached is a new requirement for federal grants. If you choose to apply for a federal grant now or in the future, you will need to take care of this form. Fill it out, place on your letterhead, notarize, and FedEx to the address provided in the instructions. Once […]

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2018 Annual Utility Rate Survey

EAST TENNESSEE DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT’S  2018 Utility Rate Survey The East Tennessee Development District (ETDD) has completed its 2018 Utility Rate Survey. Individual copies of the PDF document will be sent out to all the East Tennessee Development District’s Utility respondents on the same day. The document was compiled by comparing rates from 93 rate structures […]

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Summer Newsletter

Our summer newsletter is now available!  ETDD will be sending our newsletter via email starting in 2018.  If you would like to be included in our email list for our quarterly newsletter, please sign up under the “Sign up for our Newsletter” section listed on our home page.  Our current newsletter can be viewed at the […]

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ETDD Holds 52nd Annual Awards Banquet

The East Tennessee Development District held its 52nd Annual Awards Banquet on Thursday, July 12th, 2018 at The Venue at Lenoir City.  The banquet was attended by ETDD staff and more than 120 local officials and guests. Each year ETDD recognizes local governments, other agencies and individuals for special contributions to regional development.  At the […]

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Opportunity Zone Overview

The Opportunity Zone Program is a new community development tool established by the U.S. Congress in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. This new tool is designed to drive long-term capital to low-income communities. The new law provides a federal tax incentive for investors to re-invest their capital gains into Opportunity Funds, which […]

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