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Mega Site in Knoxville is a no-go

Published On: Apr 09 2013 06:47:53 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 08 2013 03:04:17 PM CDT

A Jefferson county group says it has abandoned a plan to create an industrial mega site near the interchange of interstate highways 40 and 81.
We’ve learned has announced it has scrapped the idea.
Group chairman stated the idea was viable, but getting all 1,800 acres without using eminent domain would be a long and uncertain process.
Officials had hoped to create a site to attract a major manufacturer to Jefferson County.