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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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Commissioners ready to try for $250,000 federal grant to help buy Kelly’s Foods

Commissioners ready to try for $250,000 federal grant to help buy Kelly’s Foods

September 17th, 2013 9:23 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners are hustling to approve and deliver a completed, $250,000 federal grant application by Friday in hopes the money would help buy the Kelly’s Foods property at the corner of Sevier Street and West State of Franklin Road.

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Downtown businesses feel pain of progress

Downtown businesses feel pain of progress

September 17th, 2013 8:27 pm by Nathan Baker

Downtown merchants are keeping their eyes on the prize of an updated and beautified Johnson City while suffering the lost business and delays of construction.

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Anchor businesses coming to downtown Johnson City? Officials see draw in office space

Anchor businesses coming to downtown Johnson City? Officials see draw in office space

September 14th, 2013 8:25 pm by Nathan Baker

Anchor tenants typically are large businesses with name recognition that will likely drive enough foot traffic to an area to make smaller businesses want to locate nearby.

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Lady of the logo: Fountain’s matron pick to represent downtown

Lady of the logo: Fountain’s matron pick to represent downtown

September 13th, 2013 9:22 pm by Nathan Baker

The people have spoken, and a new lady has been chosen to represent downtown Johnson City.

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Downtown utility work to close section of South Roan Street

Downtown utility work to close section of South Roan Street

September 6th, 2013 8:40 pm by Rex Barber

A significant utilities upgrade project in downtown Johnson City will close a portion of a major thoroughfare through late October.

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Officials seeking public's help to choose new logo for downtown Johnson City

Officials seeking public's help to choose new logo for downtown Johnson City

August 28th, 2013 10:02 am by Staff Report

Officials hope a new logo will help market downtown Johnson City as an area for shopping, dining and entertainment to residents and outsiders.

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