Posted on October 12, 2020 by iwano@_84
ALLIANCE Walmart has completed remodeling projects in its store at 2700 W. State St.
The changes offer a new look and help customers save time, said Sarah Hall, store manager, in a press release.
“Nearly every department in this store was refreshed in one way or another and our customers will immediately notice the exciting updates when they walk through the door,” she said.
Changes covered the basics: new signs, lighting and flooring throughout the store, remodeled bathrooms, new shelving and lower fixtures, and an increased number of products in the home, pets, sporting goods and hardware sections.
The layout of the grocery has changed. There are new produce tables, a hot case and ready-to-go items in the new deli counter.
The electronics department now has interactive displays
Posted on September 30, 2020 by iwano@_84
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The renovation to the Fort Kid playground area got a financial boost Wednesday from the Downtown Knoxville Alliance.
The organization is contributing $250,000 for an entryway path to the beloved playground.
Hedstrom Landscape Architecture has developed a concept for the slope and path to connect World’s Fair Park Drive with Fort Kid. The terminus of the sloped path at the top of the hill would be at a newly created accessible entrance to the play structure and a new accessible parking area.
“The City is very appreciative of the supplemental funding approved by the Downtown Alliance, as well as the slope concept developed by Hedstrom Landscape Architecture,” Knoxville Deputy Chief Operating Officer Chip Barry said. “We look forward to activating the space and creating an accessible path with interactive features.”
In May and June, the decaying retaining wall made of railroad ties and the 30-year-old timber