East Knoxville
2017-18 Community of the Year

Here is what we accomplished:

  • July 28: McGhee Tyson Airman Leadership School cleanup of Asheville Highway
  • August 3: McGhee Tyson Airman Leadership School cleanup of Magnolia Avenue
  • August 8: Gold's Gym cleanup of Cherry Street
  • August 15: Ignite Serves cleanup and graffiti abatement in Burlington
  • August 16: Ignite Serves cleanup and graffiti abatement in Burlington
  • August 26: Accenture Consulting Firm's cleanup of Williams Creek
  • September 2: TVA-sponsored cleanup of Williams Creek
  • September 9: Bus-Stop Trash Hop litter cleanup on Magnolia Avenue
  • September 9: Odd Fellows Cemetery Seating Project with Reanimation Coalition
  • September 16: Tree Planting at Morningside Community Center
  • September 24: Mabry-Hazen House Clean-up
  • September 27: Johnson University Day of Service at the Center for Urban Agriculture
  • October 5: UT Alternative Break cleanup of Morningside Park
  • October 7: TVA-Sponsored Williams Creek Cleanup
  • October 13: UT Students Burlington Cleanup
  • October 18: Holston River Park Cleanup
  • October 21: Daffodil Bulb Planting at Sarah Moore Green Magnet School
  • December 2: Bus Stop Trash Hop litter cleanup on Magnolia Avenue
  • December 9: Urban Orchards Tree Planting at various locations in East Knoxville
  • December 16: Flower bulb plantings at Odd Fellows Cemetery and in the Burlington Commercial District
  • January 20: Magnolia Ave. Cleanup by CAC AmeriCorps members for their MLK Day of Service
  • January 20: Parkridge Cleanup by The Knoxville Area Urban League
  • January 27: South Chestnut Street Cleanup
  • February 10: Love's Creek Road Cleanup by Alpha Delta Pi
  • February 24: Tank Strickland Park Beautification by Townhall East
  • March 10: Fuller Avenue Cleanup by the Morningside Neighborhood Association and Elkmont Exchange
  • April 14: Morningside Park Tree Planting
  • April 21: Zoo Knoxville Party for the Planet
  • April 27: MLK Jr. Ave. Cleanup with the Emerald Youth Foundation
  • April 28: EarthFest at the Knoxville Botanical Gardens
  • April 29: Morningside Park Cleanup
  • May 5: East Knoxville Cleanup
  • May 10: Green Magnet Academy Field Trip
  • May 31: Trash Run at Last Days of Autumn Brewing
  • June 2: Recycling trailer at Zoofari
  • June 15: KEEN Urban Canyoneering Adventure
  • June 27: Story Thyme at the KBGA