The five communities join the 2021 cohort and together are home to more than 1 million people.
The Tennessee RiverLine launched its public phase at Suttree Landing Park with cheers, confetti, and the dedication of 60 kayaks bound for river communities.
TVA’s elevated commitment of a $1.2 million investment will accelerate the progress of this regional initiative, which was founded in the UT School of Landscape Architecture in 2016.
Fifteen communities have been accepted to the inaugural cohort of the Tennessee RiverTowns Program as part of the Tennessee RiverLine, North America’s next great regional trail system.
UT graduate student Caleb Brackney bought a school bus for $3,000, spent another $7,000 to turn it into a tiny house on wheels, and took up residence in the RV he dubbed the Roamer.
Each of the five communities that participated in the Tennessee RiverLine Pilot Community Program benefits from specific research insights and recommendations.
All communities along the Tennessee River are invited to become part of North America’s next great regional trail system through the Tennessee RiverTowns Program, a new initiative from the Tennessee RiverLine.