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Living in Downtown Johnson City: Investments beginning to pay off with residential growth

Living in Downtown Johnson City: Investments beginning to pay off with residential growth

November 16th, 2013 9:32 pm by Nathan Baker

As cities seek to re-enliven their long-dormant downtown areas, they’re looking to young professionals and small families to take up residence in trendy apartments in newly rehabilitated buildings, hoping the influx of tenants and disposable income will h

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Long-awaited Founders Park nearing completion

Long-awaited Founders Park nearing completion - VIDEO

November 14th, 2013 11:51 am by Gary B. Gray

The project deadline for Thomas Construction is the end of this month, but substantial completion is expected in December, meaning all but the non-essential parts and pieces should be in place and functional.

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Developer expands Model Mills land plan to include Mize property, 5th apartment building

Developer expands Model Mills land plan to include Mize property, 5th apartment building

November 12th, 2013 7:37 am by Nathan Baker

A zoning variance request for the Walnut Street Model Mills property has been removed from Tuesday’s Board of Zoning Appeals meeting agenda, but not because the sale of the property fell through

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Former site of WW Cab Co. set for demolition

Former site of WW Cab Co. set for demolition

November 6th, 2013 10:33 pm by Gary B. Gray

The long-vacant WW Cab Co. building is about to meet its demise to clear the way for a large flood mitigation project downtown planned by city officials for years.

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Workers try to preserve heyday look of depot

Workers try to preserve heyday look of depot

November 2nd, 2013 9:38 pm by Nathan Baker

At the 104-year-old Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railroad Depot, the more things change, the more they stay the same.

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Downtown Johnson City preschool Halloween parade

November 1st, 2013 9:50 am by Ron Campbell

Costumed children from preschools paraded through downtown Johnson City on Halloween.

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Halloween and Christmas to be celebrated at First Friday

Halloween and Christmas to be celebrated at First Friday

October 31st, 2013 9:48 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

While most places have already started taking down their spider webs, flying witches and other spooky decorations, tonight’s First Friday events in downtown Johnson City will give residents one last chance to get in the Halloween spirit before next year.

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City completes another step in stormwater plan

City completes another step in stormwater plan

October 30th, 2013 9:50 pm by Gary B. Gray

Known affectionately as “Pindzoli Pond” by Public Works Department Director Phil Pindzola’s employees, the Boone Street Detention Pond near downtown now is a fully operable part of Johnson City’s long-range stormwater mitigation plan.

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Founders Park project nearing completion

Founders Park project nearing completion

October 19th, 2013 4:58 pm by Nathan Baker

The $2.8 million Founders Park project should be completed near the end of November, according to city officials.

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Updated: Historic Lady of the Fountain statue dedicated in downtown Johnson City

Updated: Historic Lady of the Fountain statue dedicated in downtown Johnson City

September 20th, 2013 3:37 pm by Nathan Baker

Dozens of spectators cheered Friday morning when the four jets surrounding the rejuvenated Lady of the Fountain sprayed forth, ending years of drought in Johnson City’s Fountain Square.

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