Everly Brothers Park Joins Music Pathway

The Everly Brothers Park – a former Design Center project – in the Bearden neighborhood of Knoxville was recently added to the Tennessee Music Pathways. The Pathways is a program operated by the State Department of Tourist Development that highlights musical heritage across our state with signage at important locations. The Everly Brothers are credited by numerous musical legends such … Read More

Project Wrap-Up: Greenback Museum

We recently wrapped up our project for an expansion to the Greenback Heritage Museum in Greenback, TN, in Loudon County. The expansion looks to take over the space of a former hardware store that is currently empty and has no roof or floor! To see the project in full, you can go to our projects page HERE.

Project Wrap-Up: Sunset Gap Camp

Clients for our project at the Sunset Gap Camp in Sevier and Cocke Counties were here at our office yesterday (March 24th) to see and be presented with the final set of drawings and the informational booklet we prepared for them. We are grateful to have been able to develop this master plan for their camp site, and want to … Read More

MLK Jr. Avenue Charette Concludes!

Our 2022 Community Collaborative Charrette wrapped up this week and, while we are still in the middle of organizing the submissions into our booklet on the subject which will be released later in the year, we wanted to give you a preview of the designs to hold you over until then.  The charrette focused on a parcel of land along … Read More

Delaney House Museum Breaks Ground!

This past Monday – August 30th, 2021 – ground was broken for the Delaney Museum at the Beck Cultural Exchange Center here in Knoxville. The Museum will be in the renovated family home of internationally-famous local artist brothers Beauford and Joseph Delaney, who were prominent for a few decades starting in the 1920s. The home is next door to Beck, … Read More

Collier Preserve Opens!

We are happy to announce that Collier Preserve, a 12-acre park located in the Powell community of Knoxville, had a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the end of March. The land for the new park was donated to Legacy Parks Foundation in 2016, who then approached the ETCDC for assistance in the design. Trey Benefield ASLA, AICP and Jessie Fears, Senior Staff … Read More