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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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Visitors asked to help shape downtown Johnson City's skyline

Visitors asked to help shape downtown Johnson City's skyline

August 17th, 2013 9:55 pm by Nathan Baker

Visitors were asked to use their imaginations last week to help shape downtown Johnson City’s skyline and start a dialogue to deal with empty and dilapidated buildings in an area targeted for revitalization.

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